Have you ever thought about what prayer really is? How would you define it? What makes it so important to you? If you look up prayer in a dictionary it says - “A solemn request for help or expression of thanks addressed to God or an object of worship.” This is obviously inaccurate, for we … Continue reading What Is Prayer?
Reflections on the Battle for Sovereign Grace (2)
In this post we return to a few matters related to The Battle for Sovereign Grace. This book is very instructive in terms of what it means to be a part of the church militant here on earth, fighting the good fight of faith, not only against our own sin, but also against the continual … Continue reading Reflections on the Battle for Sovereign Grace (2)
Read! Read! Read!
For many of us “Young Calvinists” who live in the West Michigan area, we had the pleasure of attending Mr. Terpstra’s recent speech about what it means to be a “Reformed reader.” In this speech we were exhorted to work hard at becoming better readers of books in general, but especially of good, solid and … Continue reading Read! Read! Read!