He Justifies the Ungodly…

  One of my favorite phrases that the apostle Paul wrote is found in Romans 4:5.  The NASB translates it like this: "...Him who justifies the ungodly...."  I like how W. G. T. Shedd commented on this aspect of justification. The justification of the “ungodly” (Rom. 4:5; 5:6) includes both pardon and acceptance. Either alone… Continue reading He Justifies the Ungodly…

Prayer and Study, Study and Prayer (Shedd)

Shedd, Pastoral Theology Serious Christians are students of the Word.  We seek the truth in God's Word, we find it there, and we learn more about it as we grow, study, and read.  We memorize verses, try to understand biblical concepts, and we desire to live as Scripture calls us to live.  We are students… Continue reading Prayer and Study, Study and Prayer (Shedd)