Anselm on the Atonement

Today, someone (thanks, Matt) reminded me about posting the Anselm quote (that was omitted) on Sunday night. Anselm, an 11th century theologian, while contemplating the atonement, said,  “Since we have offended an infinite God, we owe him an infinite debt. But as finite creatures, we are incapable of repaying that debt. It is a debt…

The Grace of Rock Bottom

In John Calvin’s Institutes, he says, “We can never really seek God in earnest until we despair of ourselves.”  This was true of the younger son in Luke 15. He only “came to his senses” and decided to go back home when he was out of human resources. What he discovered upon his return was…

“A Night @ Creekstone” (5 min. video)

via vimeo.com If you have not been able to attend a Sunday night Creekstone gathering yet, this is an opportunity to see a bit of what goes on. We hope to see you there soon!

Why I Love North GA: Sermon Prep Tomorrow @ Raven Cliff Falls

via secretfalls.com Since tomorrow is supposed to be in the low 70s and sunny, I’m taking my Bible and a notebook (maybe even my laptop) on a hike with me to Raven Cliff Falls. I think it will be a perfect place for sermon prep. 🙂 This is a short video of the trail and…