• Immaturity Article by Dan Dumas

    FROM TABLETALK | November 2016

    The poet Ogden Nash once said, “You are only young once, but you can stay immature indefinitely.” Immaturity plagues us all. We are made clean by the blood of Christ at conversion, but we wait for eternity to be fully and finally saved from the flesh that dogs us at every waking moment. This blessed hope keeps us battling the inertia of immaturity. God’s Spirit is with us. Perfection cannot be fully attained in this life, but a life of increasing maturity is our calling. It is toward this end that we strive and our sanctification aims. While we are … View Resource

  • The High Cost of Ambivalence Article by Dan Dumas

    FROM TABLETALK | July 2012

    Walking away from gospel orthodoxy or disconnecting from the stream of church history should strike terror in our hearts. But because of personal compromise, far too many believers are found “walking in the counsel of the wicked, standing in the path of sinners and seated with the scoffers” rather than defending the faith to the death. When was the last time you thought deeply about the consequences of “little” erroneous theological decisions that can subtly distort both your faith and practice? The Apostle Paul’s grave concern in 2 Corinthians 11:3 was that we would be so easily led astray by … View Resource