The Power of Suffering

Rick Kennedy “I want to know Christ and the power of his resurrection and the fellowship of his sufferings.” Phil 3:10 The deepest truth in Christianity is that power and suffering go together because they came together in Jesus. Lots…

Meditating on Human Depravity

Shawn Varghese “You are dust, and to dust you shall return.” Genesis 3:19 On July 30, 2019, I discovered in the archives of Dallas Theological Seminary (DTS) what I believed was the document that would “change everything.” My research sought to discover…

I Am the One Who Has Seen Great Affliction

Bobby G. Griffith, Jr. “I am the one who has seen great affliction“ Lamentations 3:1 “The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.“ Lamentations…

The Divine Lawsuit

Michelle Hodge “With what shall I come before the Lord, and bow myself before God on high?Shall I come before him with burnt offerings, with calves a year old?” Micah 6:6 American church history reveals the valley between what was and…

Memento Mori

Aaron Sizer Trust in the Lord with all your heart,     and do not rely on your own insight.  In all your ways acknowledge him,     and he will make straight your paths. Proverbs 3:5-6 A few years ago, I wrote a dissertation about…