God’s Presence for Those in Need of Grace: Psalm 51

Psalm 51 is one of the most popular Psalms of confession and repentance. The introduction to the Psalm tells the reader of the occasion: “To the choirmaster. A Psalm of David, when Nathan the prophet went to him after he had gone into Bathsheeba.” The context of the Psalm is 2 Samuel 11-12. King David, … Continue reading God’s Presence for Those in Need of Grace: Psalm 51

11 Glorious Privileges of Being Adopted by God

From a modern translation of the 1689 London Baptist Confession, Chapter 12- Adoption: God has granted that all those who are justified would receive the grace of adoption, in and for the sake of His only Son Jesus Christ (Ephesians 1:5 | Galatians 4:4-5). By this, they are counted among the children of God and … Continue reading 11 Glorious Privileges of Being Adopted by God

Conduits of God’s Hospitality

In light of the last post, here is a great quote from John Piper from his extremely helpful sermon: Strategic Hospitality: When we practice hospitality, here’s what happens: we experience the refreshing joy of becoming conduits of God’s hospitality rather than being self-decaying cul-de-sacs. The joy of receiving God’s hospitality decays and dies if it … Continue reading Conduits of God’s Hospitality