Do you believe in the Lord?

Richard Wurmbrand, a pastor persecuted in Romania for his faith, observed while in solitary confinement, “Some people believe in God, and others believe that they believe in God.” He wondered to which group he belonged as he faced persecution. We must be careful to not idolize those who have been…

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Martin Luther’s 95 Theses

This is a great video about Martin Luther’s 95 Theses. It about 35 minutes in length, but it’s worth the time. It will give you insight into key issues of the Reformation. American Christianity needs to think through the issues which led to the Reformation, because we face many of the same issues. They present themselves differently to us, but the underlying principles are the same.

Sin and Repentance

The root of all sin is a heart that rejects God. As Paul presents it in Romans 1:18f, “…they did not honor Him as God, or give thanks; but they became futile in their speculations, and their foolish heart was darkened (1:21 NAS) …exchanged the glory of the incorruptible God…

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Why the Reformation Matters

October 31, 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s nailing of the 95 theses on the chapel door of Wittenberg, Germany. Follow this link for a brief three minute explanation of the significance of the Reformation for today.