Monthly Archives: January 2016

Resources on Ecclesiastes

Lord willing, we will begin a sermon series through the book of Ecclesiastes this Sunday. When we begin a new book I like to offer the resources I will be consulting throughout the series. Below I have listed some commentaries … Continue reading

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“Home in View”

Suffering in the life of the Christian should produce a homesickness. Suffering reminds us that things are not as they should be and we are still awaiting Christ’s return. At the same time, this homesickness or longing for Christ’s return … Continue reading

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Sorrow and Joy

Over the past two weeks we have taken up the issue of suffering in the life of the Christian. After preaching on lament this past Sunday, I was thinking further on my drive home and here are the Scriptures I … Continue reading

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Suffering in the Furnace

“In this you rejoice, though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been grieved by various trials, so that the tested genuineness of your faith—more precious than gold that perishes though it is tested by fire—may be found … Continue reading

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