The “HOW” of the Christian Life

In his classic, True Spirituality (a book I consider "essential and foundational reading" for every believer), Francis Schaeffer writes concerning the how of the Christian life. "I became a Christian once for all upon the basis of the finished work of Christ through faith; that is justification. The Christian life, sanctification, operates on the same basis, … Continue reading The “HOW” of the Christian Life

Five Words You Can Say to Stop the Bleeding for Those Who Blow It

I recently came across a video of a high speed motorcycle road race. Crash after crash. Bodies hurdling, colliding, tumbling. It was painful to watch. I can't imagine how the riders felt. Ouch. But you don't have to watch motorcycle crashes to feel someone's pain. Any sin is like that. Played out in living color … Continue reading Five Words You Can Say to Stop the Bleeding for Those Who Blow It