Posts from October 2015

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How do you respond when the doctor says: you have cancer.

by Ryan Kron

Here is a very moving section from Ed Welch’s newest book: “I have bad news. The lesion is cancerous…. Life expectancy is usually between nine and twelve months.” He thanked the physician for being helpful, clear, and forthright. They arranged a follow-up appointment to talk about experimental treatments. He and his wife left the office […]

Loved by God

by Ryan Kron

“It is impossible for any man to love God, till by faith he know himself beloved of God.” -Edward Fisher, The Marrow of Modern Divinity

Humble, sacrificial giving

by Ryan Kron

“Fannie Mulder was called to Glory on October 20, 1987. In a letter from her attorney we learned that she had only the following personal property in her possession when she died, having been on title 19 for the last few years. Then the notice listed the contents of Mulder’s apartment. She had some clothes: […]

The Sovereignty of God

by Ryan Kron

“There is not a square inch in the whole domain of our human existence over which Christ, who is Sovereign over all, does not cry ‘mine’!” -Abraham Kuyper

Sin

by Ryan Kron

“The seeds of all sins are in my heart, and perhaps all the more dangerously that I do not see them.” -Robert Murray M’Cheyne