Tag Archives: Redemption

John Piper: The Innkeeper

For all who struggle through the holiday season with thoughts or emotions of grief; this one’s for you.

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There Are No Lost Causes, Except One

One of the beautiful realities that comes from the gospel is the fact that there are no lost causes when Jesus is a part of the equation. No matter how low, horrible, treacherous, broken, destructive, or debased you are or … Continue reading

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Ruth the Moabite and the People of God

In our journey through Ruth (which ended last Sunday) I received an interesting biblical question that I have told several people I would address through a blog.  Here it is.  The question has been posed to me in many different … Continue reading

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Redeeming Ruth in Retrospect

I’ve always loved the book of Ruth.  I spent an entire semester on working to translate it in a Hebrew course I took in college (I won’t reveal my grade from that class).  Nevertheless, the book has always intrigued me.  … Continue reading

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God’s Plan for Pagan Prostitutes

I’m working on my sermon notes this morning on Ruth chapter 4 for the final installment of Redeeming Ruth this Sunday at LPC.  This final passage has put me reflection mode about the mega-themes of Ruth.  Redemption is undoubtedly at … Continue reading

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