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8 Signs of True Repentance

by Ryan Kron

Author Jennifer Greenberg writes: “I’m sorry,” I remember my dad saying. “I’m sorry, and I love you.” He didn’t say what he was sorry for. He didn’t mention the hand-shaped bruises aching up and down my small 11-year-old body. He didn’t seem to understand how afraid and devastated I’d been. But that was the first […]

What’s Wrong With A Theology Of Glory?

by Ryan Kron

R. Scott Clark writes: “At the 1518 Heidelberg Disputation (academic presentation), Martin Luther (1483–1546), the father of the Protestant Reformation, as he was coming to his Protestant convictions, argued: “One is not worthy to be called a theologian who looks upon the ‘invisible things of God’ [Rom. 1:20] as though they were clearly ‘perceptible in those […]

Persecution in Turkey – From Polycarp to Fikret Böcek

by Ryan Kron

by Simonetta Carr June 14, 2018 “If it’s true, as the ancient Tertullian said, that “the blood of martyrs is the seed of the church,” much seed has been sown on Turkish soil, from the 2nd-century martyrdom of Polycarp to the massacre of Christian Armenians in 1915 (where 1.5 million Armenians lost their lives). And […]

The Marrow of Calvinism

by Ryan Kron

Pastor Joel Beeke writes: “The Calvinist believes that God is the Lord of life and Sovereign of the universe, whose will is the key to history. The Calvinist believes that He is free and independent of any force outside Himself to accomplish His purposes; that He knows the end from the beginning; that He creates, […]