Tag: hope

For the Christian Perfectionist

The Christian perfectionist knows and treasures the Gospel, but still wrestles with deep discouragement and even despair. Here are some words of encouragement for those of us who struggle with never being good enough.

/ April 4, 2017

Too Wise to Err, Too Good to be Unkind

There is deep comfort to be found in the truth of God's kindness and wisdom. Pregnancy, miscarriage, new birth, and Spurgeon-- here's a recent chapter from the story of God's goodness in my life.

/ March 3, 2017

Change: New Year, Same Pursuit

Do I need to change? How do I need to change?​ Can I change? And what if I fail? Scripture answers these questions, giving us a clear call and great hope for personal change this new year.

/ January 9, 2017

The Church Will Be the Church

Final thoughts on election day.

/ November 8, 2016

Common Grace, Co-Belligerence, and This Lamentable Election Cycle

Ekemini Uwan approaches next week's election through the lens of the Reformed doctrines of common grace and co-belligerence in order to lead us to hope.

/ November 3, 2016

When Looking Through a Gospel Lens – Guest Post from Lisa Robinson

Today our good friend and guest contributor, Lisa Robinson, heeds James White’s insistence upon seeing through a gospel lens. ___________________________ As the kerfuffle involving James White and his observations about a youth he observed has unfolded, needless to say the...

/ April 4, 2016

A Stone of Hope: MLK Jr.’s Perseverance Despite a Mountain of Despair

Martin Luther King Jr.'s resolve to fight for civil rights in the face of mounting adversity should encourage us to continue to pursue social justice.

/ January 18, 2016

False Prophets, False Prophecy, and the New Year

Guest contributor Ekemini Uwan points us to the real source of hope in the New Year.

/ December 31, 2015