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I post short lessons learned from biblical commentaries, church history, books by scholars, voices from the past.

The Disciplined Simplicity of Abandonment

Two Common Mistakes That Lead to Oversimplified History

Diotrophes’ Disease: The Love of Preeminence

T. Austin-Sparks on the Summing Up of All Things in Christ and the Meaning of History




I write books on practical Christology, sanctification, the theology of Galatians, the message of the cross in 1 Corinthians 1-4, a devotional biography of the apostle Paul, Martin Luther’s teaching on Law and Gospel, a short commentary on Romans 6, and more stuff like that.

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Rest in Jesus as Your Wisdom

Jesus in the Small Words



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