The Greek pronoun is plural: Do you not know that y'all are God's temple and that God's spirit dwells in y'all?
Loki could be me. Loki could be you. We want him to be redeemed because we see a reflection of ourselves in him.
"I know a man in Hell now." That's what the Preacher should have said if he were honest. But no one wanted an honest preacher today. Instead he talked of the good parts of the man's life, how generous, and kind and caring he was, and what a shame it was he died young--all the … Continue reading The Soul You Loved
#15. The Reckoning Andrew Peterson Thunderstorms come as vivid reminders to us that our God is a consuming fire, infinitely loving but also infinitely holy. We long for Him to show His face in this world but do we really understand what that would mean? Miss my introduction to my "Sons/Songs of Asaph" series? Catch … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: The Reckoning (Andrew Peterson)
#11. MYSTERY OF MERCY Andrew Peterson I love Andrew Peterson's identification with key characters in the Bible in this song and his flipping the cry of Jesus "my God, my God, why has thou forsaken me?" into the cry of the believer "my God, my God, why has thou accepted me?", emphasizing and contrasting the … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: Mystery of Mercy (Andrew Peterson)
THE NINETY AND NINE A beautiful 19th century Scottish hymn based off of The Parable of the Lost Sheep as sung by Andrew Peterson. Miss my introduction to my "Sons/Songs of Asaph" series? Catch up here. Miss my introduction to Andrew Peterson? Read it here. http://youtu.be/5bSCL_7vID8 There were ninety and nine that safely lay In … Continue reading Songs of Asaph: The Ninety and Nine (Andrew Peterson)
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0060652969/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_il_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=0060652969&linkCode=as2&tag=livinheassha-20 Written in September 2012 when I was 17 As is often the case with C. S. Lewis, some chapters deserve a five star rating, while others a perplexing "1". In "The Problem of Pain" C.S. Lewis addresses primarily the purpose of pain and suffering and identifies it as God's means of getting our … Continue reading The Problem of Pain –review