Tag: Jesus Christ

Why Did God Choose to Create?

Globe

Greetings, friends of the blog. Today, I’d like to share some thoughts in relation to the question of why God might have chosen to create human beings and other creatures. In my book God’s Grand Game: Divine Sovereignty and the Cosmic Playground I speculated… Continue Reading “Why Did God Choose to Create?”

A Claim of Unrivalled Boldness

A field full of crosses

Now when Jesus came, he found that Lazarus had already been in the tomb four days. Bethany was near Jerusalem, about two miles off, and many of the Jews had come to Martha and Mary to console them concerning their brother. So when Martha… Continue Reading “A Claim of Unrivalled Boldness”

Son of God: Blasphemy or Truth?

Inside of a church

At that time the Feast of Dedication took place at Jerusalem. It was winter, and Jesus was walking in the temple, in the colonnade of Solomon. So the Jews gathered around him and said to him, “How long will you keep us in suspense?… Continue Reading “Son of God: Blasphemy or Truth?”

The Jailer who was Humbled

Prison cell

About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them, and suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the foundations of the prison were shaken. And immediately all the doors were opened, and everyone’s… Continue Reading “The Jailer who was Humbled”

Predestination

Hourglass on a stony ground

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places, even as he chose us before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before… Continue Reading “Predestination”