Ligonier Blog / Thursday / November 26 / 2015

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  • Relevant, Old Paths

    from Burk Parsons Oct 24, 2015 Category: Articles

    My dad was fifty-two years old when I was born. When I was thirteen, he asked me if I was embarrassed that he was so much older than my friends' dads. I told him I wasn't embarrassed but that I respected him and learned more from him because he was older. He was born a few years after the end of World War I and fought in World War II. Keep Reading
  • Saved to Be Fruitful

    from R.C. Sproul Oct 17, 2015 Category: Articles

    John 15:2 sets forth a major emphasis on the relationship of the believer to Christ. Jesus' exhortation throughout this portion of His discourse is that, as Christians, as His disciples, we are to be fruitful. That is, we are to be productive. Keep Reading
  • Persecution and the Priorities of Preaching

    from Albert Mohler Oct 10, 2015 Category: Articles

    Sometimes it happens that preaching the Word is met with antipathy and resistance. Why? Because "the word of God is living and active and sharper than any two-edged sword" (Heb. 4:12a). And as the Lord spoke to His prophet Isaiah, "[My Word] will not return to Me empty, without accomplishing what I desire" (55:11b). Sometimes this means that God uses the Word to rebuke and correct His people. And it is the preacher who must speak that word and reap the response. Sometimes preachers are ejected and fired. That is simply one of the realities of pulpit ministry. Keep Reading