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Bound and Determined, Part Two: God on the Hook

Bound and Determined, Part Two: God on the Hook

Part two in our series: Bound and Determined to be Free. Although it will be argued that the notion of the bound will, the belief that human beings are fundamentally powerless before God, is a wholesome and comforting doctrine, like with the law and gospel, the diagnosis proceeds the cure. In this case, as much […]

Berlin, Berlin! Part Two.

Berlin, Berlin! Part Two.

For the 20th Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, StampDawg posted a link to a slide show commemorating the momentous event. Almost three weeks later, I can’t get past one of the pictures I saw (pictured below). By way of simple explanation, this is a picture of West Germans staring over the wall […]

Leo Tolstoy, Part Two

Leo Tolstoy, Part Two

A couple of choice quotes from Tolstoy’s non-fiction writings: “There is no other love than this, that a man should lay down his life for his friend. Love is love only when it is the sacrifice of one’s self. Only when a man gives to another, not merely his time and his strength, but when […]