“The Gift of Gifts” from the Valley of Vision

In Him Thou hast given me so much that heaven can give no more.


Book Review: Father, Son, and Spirit: The Trinity in John’s Gospel by Andreas Köstenberger and Scott Swain

This volume has many strong points with few weaknesses, if any, in regards to the presentation of the material on this subject. For a thorough walk-through of the gospel of John’s structure and teaching on the Trinity, one find’s a great resource in this volume for teaching on this subject.

Not God’s Type: An Atheist Academic Lays Down Her Arms by Holly Ordway

Her story is about the slow process of working through the claims of Christianity using both reason and imagination as tools to question her beliefs.  Tying in her love for fencing as an analogy, Ordway describes the arduous and painful process it was for her to convert.

Reflections on My First Year in Vocational Ministry.

A year ago yesterday, I (along with many gracious brothers and sisters at SWBTS) packed up my Penske truck, tearfully said our goodbyes and my family and I joyfully drove down with eager expectation of the great things God was going to do in and through our lives as we entered our first ever vocational…

4 Ways To Be Rooted in the Sufficiency of Christ

A syncretistic heresy had crept into the church, and Paul was eager to see them through this to see Christ as all-sufficient. The only way they could make it through this is if Christ and Christ alone was the place where they planted their roots.