Posts from May 2018

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Are Some Sins Worse Than Others?

by Ryan Kron

Nick Batzig writes: “One of my close friends was telling me about a recent interaction he had at a Reformed seminary with a student who was preparing to go into college ministry. In the course of their conversation, my friend and this seminarian entered in on the subject of sexual sin. This young man insisted […]

Precious Remedies Against Satan’s Devices

by Ryan Kron

By Thomas Brooks, (1608 – 1680) TEN SPECIAL HELPS AND RULES AGAINST SATAN’S DEVICES “If Satan has such a world of devices and stratagems to ensnare and undo the souls of men; then, instead of wondering that so few are saved, sit down and wonder that any are saved, that any escape the snares of […]

Are You Addicted To Your Phone? (Take a Quiz to Find Out)

by Ryan Kron

Tim Challies writes: “Compulsive [kəm-ˈpəl-siv] adjective: “resulting from or relating to an irresistible urge, especially one that is against one’s conscious wishes.” I’ve recently been thinking about compulsion, especially as it relates to one of the most incredible devices ever made: the smartphone. A little bit of self-analysis shows that the way I use my smartphone […]

Dear Weak Sinner: Come to the Table!

by Ryan Kron

Pastor Shane Lems writes: “I’m so thankful that we don’t have to be superhero Christians to share in the Lord’s Supper.  We don’t have to have a strong, bullet-proof faith, nor do we need to reach a certain level of sanctification to partake in the table of the Lord.  As long as we’re repentant of […]