Believing in vain (1 Corinthians 15:2)

February 12, 2015 // 42 Comments

“How do I know if my belief in Christ is in vain?” When a reader asked me this question recently, she was referring to Paul’s warning here: Now, brothers, I want to remind you of the gospel I preached to you, which you received and on which you have taken your stand. By this gospel you are saved, if you [...]

Which Jesus are you trusting?

December 12, 2012 // 23 Comments

The whole gospel is the gospel of grace. It is “Christ alone.” But which Christ are we talking about? Which Jesus are you trusting in? –    Is it baby Jesus who appears each Christmas? –    Is it the tolerant teacher who was friendly to sinners? –    Is it Jesus on the cross dying [...]