Assurance and Introspection (Hodge)

 Assurance of faith is one of the great blessings of the Christian life.  To be sure, it comes and goes, waxes and wanes.  Sometimes the Christian is certain he or she is a beloved child of God.  Other times the Christian doubts whether it is so.  But assurance is something Christians should pray for, strive… Continue reading Assurance and Introspection (Hodge)

Horton on Hearing Something Outside of Ourselves

Horton's new one, People and Place, is not just about word, sacraments, and church.  It is has many implications for homiletics, for preachers of the gospel. "In our day, the market promises to give us all the resources necessary for... self transformation, yet, far from autonomy, this only makes us slaves of the choices that… Continue reading Horton on Hearing Something Outside of Ourselves