On the blog this week:
Beth responds to Tim Challies critique of the film The Shack.
Come and see...
Often a confusing question posed to children, this phrase is powerful, biblical, and a fair ask. So as not to confuse simply ask, "Do you believe Jesus is your Savior?"
Covenant is used in Christian circles today in two ways: God's relationship to His people and marriage.
Our covenant with God is called a patron covenant. A biblical example can be found between Abraham and God in Genesis. It's when someone superior, in this case God, binds themselves to an inferior party, Abraham, for the inferior party's benefit. "I will be your God and you will be my people." (Leviticus 26:12)
A testimony is simply to tell a story of what God has done. This may include the moment one comes to a saving knowledge of Jesus as Lord and Savior or recalling a time God provided, helped, or showed up.