Mercy

Mercy Makes Mercy

BY MARTIN LUTHER

Now how is God our heavenly Father merciful? In that he gives us all things, natural and spiritual, temporal and eternal, gratuitously and out of pure goodness. For should he give to us out of and according to our merits, he would have to give us only hell-fire and eternal condemnation.

Mercy Makes Mercy

Out of Ammo

BY BRANDON HANSON

So there’s this famous quote that you may have heard in one form or another around the interwebs. I think I finally found the original quote and who said it (but let me know if you think I’m mistaken): “The Christian army is the only army that shoots and buries its wounded.” -Dr. Freddie Gage

Out of Ammo

The Tragic End Of Appealing To Man's Righteousness

BY DANIEL EMERY PRICE

Abraham didn’t understand God very well (at least not early on). I don’t say that as a dig against the Patriarch. I don’t think any of us understand God very well either. When Abraham discerns that God is going to destroy Sodom and Gomorrah he is bold enough to attempt to talk God out of it.

The Tragic End Of Appealing To Man's Righteousness

The Church Is A Homeless Shelter

BY SCOTT DAVIS

I pastor a small church. We have a ministry in our community that we’ve supported for a number of years.It is a homeless men’s mission.One Sunday evening a month we meet there around supper time and cook a big batch of spaghetti, along with green beans, garlic bread and cookies.

The Church Is A Homeless Shelter