But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame. 1 Peter 3: 14-16
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Authors: Kim Riddlebarger
The Forty-Eighth in a Series of Sermons on the Gospel of John
Why do non-Christians dislike Christianity and Christians so much? No doubt, we ask for and deserve much of the world’s scorn because some Christians do stupid things, and then feel good that the world “hates” them. Then, there are many Christians who
The Forty-Seventh in a Series of Sermons on the Gospel of John
Their time together is apparently over. Jesus has ended the Passover celebration, he has revealed to his disciples that he is leaving them, and he has told them that he will send the “Helper” to be with them after he departs. Then he pronounced his word of
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Authors: Kim Riddlebarger
From Allen Guelzo's recent essay in Did Religion Make the Civil War Worse? in The Atlantic.
If there is one sober lesson Americans seem to be taking out of the bathos of the Civil War sesquicentennial, it’s the folly of a nation allowing itself to be dragged into the war in the first place. After all, from 1861 to 1865 the nation
The Forty-Sixth in a Series of Sermons on the Gospel of John
Every Jew confessed the famous words of the Shema–“Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one.” Yet when Jesus began his messianic mission he identified himself as a divine figure (the Son of Man), and in John 8:58 declared himself to be one with
The Forty-Fifth in a Series of Sermons on the Gospel of John
As the Upper Room discourse continues to unfold in John 14, Jesus tells his disciples that he is going away, and that he will prepare a place for them. The disciples are confused by Jesus’ words, and several of them have questions for Jesus. Thomas wants to know the way
The Forty-Fourth in a Series of Sermons on the Gospel of John
Jesus is about to depart from his disciples and return to his Father. But there is much for Jesus to reveal to them before the Passover celebration comes to an end, when Jesus leads the disciples to an olive grove known as the Garden of Gethsemane, where he is arrested, and then
David McWilliams' commentary on Hebrews is now available. Lectio Continua on Hebrews
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