Posts from May 2014

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What does your soul desire?

by Ryan Kron

“Cast your eyes among all created beings, survey the universe, observe strength in one, beauty in a second, faithfulness in a third, wisdom in a fourth; but you shall find none excelling in them all as Christ does. Bread has one quality, water another, clothing another, medicine another; but none has all in itself as […]

Be Killing Sin or It Will Be Killing You…

by Ryan Kron

“Do you mortify; do you make it your daily work; be always at it while you live; cease not a day from this work; be killing sin or it will be killing you…. It is the Spirit alone that can mortify sin; he is promised to do it, and all other means without him are […]

What is the main point of life? What is the purpose of it all?

by Ryan Kron

To put it another way, what is the chief end of man? The correct answer is that we exist to glorify the Triune God and enjoy him forever.  This means God’s glory is your greatest enjoyment.  We exist to praise, glorify, and “hallow” God’s name (Luke 11:2).  And yet, “to expect someone who is not […]

How did Jesus treat women?

by Ryan Kron

Dorothy Sayers said of Jesus: “Finally we have found a man who neither flatters us or patronizes us, but He respects us and loves us.” “Women were the first at the cradle and the last at the cross (and the first at the empty tomb).” The many women who appear in the gospels “had never […]