What Is Mercy?

Mercy is God’s kindness toward sinners with an emphasis on their need. And this is how our passage ends—with the reminder that God’s mercy is for Jews, his beloved people—and … Continue reading

God’s All-Sufficient Grace

  •   May 05, 2024   •     •   2 Corinthians 12:1–10

Profound displays of God’s power marked the ministry of the Apostle Paul. In 2 Corinthians 12, Paul recounted a grand vision that the Lord gave to him. He knew sharing … Continue reading

What Is the Mystery of God?

The mystery of God Paul refers to in Romans 11:25 is that the salvation of Israel and the salvation of the nations are divinely intertwined. In chapter 11, Paul teaches … Continue reading

How Can I Be Humble?

Ever since making his Genesis 12 promise to Abraham, God has been building a true Israel—a people who are Abraham’s spiritual descendants because they believed God, and it was credited … Continue reading

Why Did God’s People Fail?

The Westminster Larger Catechism says the works of God’s providence are “his most holy, wise, and powerful preserving and governing of all his creatures; ordering them, and all their actions, … Continue reading

Resting For The Lord

  •   Apr 10, 2024   •  

This recording is from a topical Equipping Matters class taught by Elder Chad Ireland titled “Resting For The Lord.” Continue reading

Does God Blind?

In Romans 9–11, we find both God’s sovereignty and human responsibility. God is sovereign over salvation, and God punishes those who try to attain his righteousness through their own efforts. … Continue reading

The Easter Sermon

  •   Mar 31, 2024   •     •   John 20:1–18

Because Jesus rose from the dead, we know we are to serve him, the Risen Lord. The resurrection is the hinge by which the door of Christianity opens wide to … Continue reading

Did God Reject His People?

God has always kept a Jewish remnant, chosen by grace. God foreknew (lovingly chose) Israel out of all the nations of the earth to be his special people. Though, albeit … Continue reading

Show True Courage

  •   Mar 17, 2024   •     •   Psalm 82

Psalm 82 is part of a collection of psalms (Ps. 73–83) all connected by a common theme: the need for faith in a world where evil appears to have the … Continue reading