Calvin’s Institutes — Family Devotional Edition Lesson 13 The Trinity in Scripture To say nothing more of mere words about the Trinity, let us look at what those words are actually talking about. By “person,” I mean a substance in the divine essence—a substance which is distinguished from the other two by unshared properties. By “substance” […]
Aside from a personal relationship with Jesus Christ himself, developing a biblical worldview is perhaps the most important part of the Christian life. It is crucial to understanding everything in life, from your personal faith to the public square, from your family and education to your work or business, from the church house to the […]
Calvin’s Institutes — Family Devotional Edition Lesson 8 Natural Support for Scripture It is not without an admirable arrangement of Providence that the sublime mysteries of the kingdom of heaven have for the greater part been delivered with a contemptible meanness of words. Had they been adorned with a more splendid eloquence, the wicked might […]
Calvin’s Institutes — Family Devotional Edition Lesson 6 God as Revealed in His Word Although the brilliant light which is presented to every eye in heaven and on earth leaves the ingratitude of man without excuse, another and better help must be given to guide us properly to God as a Creator. He has therefore added […]
Once upon a visit to Disney World and Epcot Center in Orlando, my best friend and I tried to concoct a photograph of him standing with arms upheld and the great Epcot “Spaceship Earth” (the big silver ball) in the background in such a way as it appeared that he was carrying the massive ball by his own strength. We never quite got the angle right, but the idea entertained us enough to try several times.