Monthly Archives: December 2012

The Promise After Christmas

Christmas time is a reminder that God in the Person of Jesus Christ came to live with us, to quote a line from a familiar carol, ‘Born that man no more may die’ John 1:1-3, 14; 3:16. We look forward … Continue reading

Posted in Gospel, Incarnation, Salvation, Second Advent, The Advent, The Resurrection

Finding God And Grace in ‘Les Miserables’

“Several recent films have tackled big questions of religion, God, and spirituality, such as Life of Pi and Lincoln. But in Les Misérables, it is hardly a question of where to find God. It would rather be a challenge to … Continue reading

Posted in God, Law of God, Punishment, Saved By Grace, The Gospel

USA Mourns Massacre Of 20 Children Ages 5 and 6

It’s the news story that has replaced all other news stories around the world; an unstable 20-year-old armed with guns, one an assault semi-automatic rifle, deliberately kills his mother and then goes into the school where she worked and killed 20 … Continue reading

Posted in Evil, Nature of Man, Suffering, The Gospel, Tragedy