Quite often waiting is very difficult. In our instant culture, most of the time we don't even like waiting one week for a package to come in the mail; we get impatient if our internet is a tiny bit slower than usual or if our data connection isn't lightning fast. Waiting can be frustrating! When… Continue reading Why Does God Make Us Wait?
Chapter 26 of A Puritan Theology is a wonderful resource on believing, applying, and praying God’s covenant promises. The chapter is broken down into two main sections: the right understanding of God’s promises and the right use of these promises. In other words, we should know God’s gospel promises and we should rightly apply them… Continue reading The Precious Promises of God
These are great words from a great book by Louis Berkhof: Assurance of Faith. “It was one of the great mistakes of the Pietism of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries that, in seeking the assurance of faith, or of salvation, it divorced itself too much from the Word of God. The basis of assurance was… Continue reading One Of The Great Mistakes Of Pietism