There is a great difference in excellency, usefulness, and comfort between people of clear, digested knowledge, and confused, undigested apprehensions. -Richard Baxter

Archive for christianity

west and east

If ever you think of the Gospel as a “western” phenomenon,

or if you find yourself a bit confused on what it means to “follow in His steps” (I Pet 2:21). . .

have a look here.  

(HT: Robert Bobo)

the beautiful counter-intuitiveness of the gospel

the most expensive expression of forgiveness continues to put and end to a devastating cycle of violence and retribution.  Where does one gather the resources to be able to forgive without simply denying the pain of what’s been lost?  Read here.