Posts from September 2016

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A theology of glory or a theology of the cross?

by Ryan Kron

“Theologians of glory” are those who build their theology in the light of what they expect God to be like—and, surprise, surprise, they make God to look something like themselves. The “theologians of the cross,” however, are those who build their theology in the light of God’s own revelation of himself in Christ hanging on […]

The “light” of Christianity

by Ryan Kron

“I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen – not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.” “In Your light we see light” (Psalm 36:9) -C.S. Lewis

The “light” of Christianity

by Ryan Kron

“I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen – not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.” “In Your light we see light” (Psalm 36:9) -C.S. Lewis

Are you a “Shorter Catechism boy or girl?”

by Ryan Kron

“What is “the indelible mark of the Westminster Shorter Catechism”? We have the following bit of personal experience from a general officer of the United States army. He was in a great western city at a time of intense excitement and violent rioting (Note: One person has noted that it is possible that the Army […]

Our hearts are…

by Ryan Kron

“Thou hast made us for thyself, O Lord, and our heart is restless until it finds its rest in thee.” ― Augustine of Hippo, Confessions

What is your only comfort in life and in death?

by Ryan Kron

“That I, with body and soul, both in life and in death, am not my own, but belong to my faithful Savior Jesus Christ, who with His precious blood has fully satisfied for all my sins, and redeemed me from all the power of the devil; and so preserves me, that without the will of […]