Monthly Archives: December 2015

Favorite Books Read in 2015

Over the past several years I’ve done a favorite book list. Each year I aim for specific criteria in giving the list. First, the book must be generally edifying for any Christian. In other words, not a specialized work with … Continue reading

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“Awake, Mankind!”

Augustine (AD 354-430) wrote: Awake, mankind! For your sake God has become man. Awake, you who sleep, rise up from the dead, and Christ will enlighten you. I tell you again: for your sake, God became a man. You would … Continue reading

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Why the Cross?

“It was to show his righteousness at the present time, so that he might be just and the justifier of the one who has faith in Jesus.” –Romans 3:26 Tim Chester writes: On the cross Jesus interposed himself. He stood … Continue reading

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The Way

In his recent book, Child in the Manger, Sinclair Ferguson shares a brief but compelling argument for the exclusivity of Christ. By exclusivity of Christ, I mean that salvation can be found in Christ alone and only in His sufficient … Continue reading

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Cursed for Us

“Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us—for it is written, ‘Cursed is everyone who is hanged on a tree…’” –Galatians 3:13 Pastor Nick Batzig wrote: It was necessary that Jesus receive what … Continue reading

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