Tag Archives: Holiness

Sunday Replay

With football season upon us, I thought a little replay action from Sunday’s sermon would be appropriate. I want to emphasize the final three implications I mentioned at the end of the sermon. I wanted to highlight again how hope … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Children of God

In our study of Hosea this past Sunday, we saw how Israel failed to be God’s obedient son (11:1-2) representing Him before the other nations. Thanks be to God, the true and better Israel, Jesus the Son of God, came … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

God is Holy

“Holy, holy, holy is the LORD of hosts; the whole earth is full of his glory!” -Isaiah 6:3 In his excellent book, The Holiness of God, R.C. Sproul wrote: When the Bible calls God holy, it means primarily that God … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Equal in Christ

“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.” -2 Corinthians 5:17 From Jeremy Walker’s, Life in Christ: “If Anyone is in Christ.” You will immediately notice the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Acting the Miracle”

Yesterday in the sermon I shared how John Piper explains (Progressive) Sanctification as Acting the Miracle. I thought it would be helpful to post a lengthier quote here on the blog. Piper wrote: God is wholly engaged in bringing your … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Biblical Commands Are…Well, Biblical

I’ll be preaching on the doctrine of Sanctification for the next two Sundays at Redeemer. In preparation for these sermons I am rereading Kevin DeYoung’s book, The Hole in Our Holiness. Here is one example of why I really appreciate … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Humbly Receive the Gospel

A few days ago while reading through some old notes I came across the following quote from Richard Baxter: “It is a contradiction to be a true Christian and not humble.” The Gospel should humble us indeed. This week I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment