Ligonier Blog / Saturday / February 17 / 2018


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  • Parents, Give Children Clear Instructions

    from Nathan W. Bingham Oct 11, 2011 Category: Articles

    Joel Beeke's latest book, Parenting by God's Promises, now available for pre-order, contains many practical suggestions to help Christian parents raise their children in a way that honors God. Keep Reading
  • If a Leader Falls

    from R.C. Sproul Jr. Oct 08, 2011 Category: Articles

    If a man in leadership falls into sin, admits it, repents and turns from it, should he ever lead again in the same role? Keep Reading
  • Do the Creeds Really Matter?

    from R.C. Sproul Jr. Oct 01, 2011 Category: Articles

    Of course they do. Reformed theology has always held to a balanced view of the value and importance of church history and historical theology. Unlike Rome and eastern Orthodoxy we deny that tradition is a second source of infallible information, or even that church history can give us an infallible understanding of biblical revelation. Contra the Anabaptists, however, we affirm the great import of the wisdom of our fathers. To turn aside from what the church has always taught is fraught with danger. We affirm that God purifies His church in space and time, and that especially the ecumenical creeds can provide for us guidelines for what constitutes orthodoxy.  Keep Reading
  • There’s Someone Wrong on the Internet

    from R.C. Sproul Jr. Sep 24, 2011 Category: Articles

    There have always been men who thought Jesus was coming back on a particular day. There have always been men who believed it quite okay to divorce a wife suffering from Alzheimer’s. There have always been pastors who believe that abortion is an option for moms of conjoined twins. Keep Reading
  • Parents, Are You Hindering Your Children?

    from Nathan W. Bingham Sep 23, 2011 Category: Articles

    Like all Christian parents, I sincerely desire to see my children trust in Jesus Christ and live in the hope of the gospel. My wife and I regularly pray for our children's salvation, and consciously try to have regular conversations with each of them about the good news of the gospel and the need for the good news. But, are there ways in which I'm hindering my children from coming to Christ? Keep Reading
  • Sheep, Wolves, Snakes, and Doves

    from Tim Challies Sep 22, 2011 Category: Articles

    When Jesus sends us to bear witness to Him in the world, He does not send us out as dominant and strong but as weak and seemingly defenseless in ourselves. The only reason I say “seemingly” defenseless is that it is possible that, since “all authority” belongs to Jesus (Matt. 28:18), He might intervene and shut the mouths of the wolves, like he did the mouths of the lions that surrounded Daniel. Keep Reading