Will the Lord Leave Him? (Bunyan)

 Most readers of this blog are familiar with these phrases: "Prone to wander, Lord I feel it; prone to leave the God I love."  As a Christian, if you truly know your own heart, you know the reality of these words.  You know that things in this world have a strong pull and sometimes they… Continue reading Will the Lord Leave Him? (Bunyan)

The Church is Never Closed

In Cyprian’s day (3rd Century AD) the Christian church in the West was grappling with heretics on the one hand and with persecution on the other hand.  Cyprian, the Bishop of Carthage (North Africa), typically handled these difficulties with a biblical and pastoral mindset.  Below is one example of Cyprian’s forgiving spirit in light of… Continue reading The Church is Never Closed