Tag Archives: John Piper

Though You Slay Me (Shane and Shane)

I have watched/listened to this video a number of times this week. The lyrics to this song are saturated with biblical relevance. The line “though you slay me, I will  hope in you” is from Job 13:15. The excerpt from … Continue reading

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Better to Risk Your Life Than Waste It.

If you have never read anything by John Piper, Risk is Right: Better to Lose Your Life Than to Waste It would be a perfect introduction to his thinking. It is accessible, only 51 pages in a smaller format (in … Continue reading

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When Christians Were Called Atheists

Did you know that there was a time when Christians were called “atheists?” If you’re inclined to think “Wow, that must have been a dark day for Christianity,” you couldn’t be further from the truth. In the early centuries of … Continue reading

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Ohio Senator Gets it Wrong

A Senator published an article today in which he used the Bible to arrive at an unbiblical conclusion. What I am referencing in this post is the recent editorial article written by Senator Rob Portman (R-Ohio) on the issue of … Continue reading

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Men, Women, and War

I found this article yesterday that I thought was spot-on in regards to the subject of men and women and their roles in combat.  What do you think? Click here to read.

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Prayer quotes from Sunday

I’ve been asked by quite a few people to post the quotes on prayer from my message yesterday (Sept. 23). Here you go: John Piper: “Life is war. That’s not all it is. But it is always that. Our weakness … Continue reading

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Is Mission the Point?

I’m neck-deep in Jonah chapter 4 this week for our final installment of Man Overboard at LifePoint this Sunday.  This last chapter is an amazing conclusion to this prophet’s brief biography. I’ll save the sermon for Sunday, but this chapter … Continue reading

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