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Joy to the World

“Joy to the World” is Isaac Watts’ imitation (as he called it) of Psalm 98. By imitation, Watts...

Joy to the World
posted on: Dec 3, 2014 | author: Alan Burrow

What is Calvinism really about?

I recently began reading for the first time (shame!) Abraham Kuyper’s classic Lectures on Calvinism which he gave at...

What is Calvinism really about?
posted on: Jun 19, 2013 | author: Alan Burrow

Love: The Corinthians and Us

This is the third in a series on Christian love. You can read the previous post here: Love: The Point of 1...

Love: The Corinthians and Us
posted on: Jun 5, 2013 | author: Alan Burrow

Love: The Point of 1Corinthians.

This is the second in a series on Christian love. You can read the first post here: The Endless Quest for Love. Love...

posted on: May 22, 2013 | author: Alan Burrow

What is the biblical purpose of the church?

I have been giving a fair amount of thought recently to the question of how to express in a single sentence the...

posted on: May 13, 2013 | author: Alan Burrow

Recovering Christ’s Ascension

Thursday is Ascension Day, and Sunday is Ascension Sunday. Most evangelical churches will do little to commemorate...

Recovering Christ’s Ascension
posted on: May 7, 2013 | author: Alan Burrow

Why shouldn’t gays have equal opportunity to...

I am reposting this article in light of the Supreme Court’s striking down of the Defense of Marriage Act in...

posted on: Apr 23, 2013 | author: Alan Burrow

The First Characteristic of Great Faith (Mat 15.21...

For the context and setup for this post, read Believe and Eat! Like the Centurion of Mat 8.5-13, the woman of Canaan...

The First Characteristic of Great Faith (Mat 15.21-38).
posted on: Apr 2, 2013 | author: Alan Burrow

“Trajectory: Easter Tunnel”

My daughter, Gwen, celebrates in this poem a wonderful but often unrecognized truth about Easter: resurrection is not...

“Trajectory: Easter Tunnel”
posted on: Mar 30, 2013 | author: Alan Burrow

The Endless Quest for Love

If there is anything the world is convinced of, it is that happiness depends on loving and being loved. If there is...

The Endless Quest for Love
posted on: Mar 7, 2013 | author: Alan Burrow

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