'gospel' tagged posts

Good Friday – Hallelujah! What A Savior!

It’s Friday… By the time we got up this morning most of what Jesus went through on Good Friday had already happened. Before dawn, He had already been taken to the Sanhedrin, the Jewish Supreme Court, and stood “trial.” As the sun came up, He was sent from the Sanhedrin to Pilate; from Pilate to […]

Pandemics, Suffering, and the Christian Life

These are trying times for everyone. And bad theology is the last thing we need during a pandemic. So, with that in mind I thought it might be helpful to lay out a biblical view of suffering here. I’m pleading with you, don’t listen to the so called televangelists, pastors, or any other so called […]

Christianity: The Only Thing That Makes Sense

Christianity: The Only Thing That Makes Sense Nick Esch 8/7/2019 Introduction I have a great desire for people to come to know, love, trust, and follow Jesus… For their good and His glory I want to see as many people as possible become Christians. And that’s the heart behind this post. In what follows I’ve […]

True Disciples

A true disciple is one who abides in Jesus’ word, knows the truth, and has been set free. Abide and remain are the same word in the Greek. To abide in Jesus’ word is to remain in Jesus’ word—it’s to remain in God’s Word and the Word who is God (John 1:1-5). And like the […]

The Lord’s Supper: A Gracious Gift of God

Whether you call it the Lord’s Supper or Communion, if you’ve been a Christian for long I’m sure you’ve experienced this ordinance in some fashion. Some churches eat a cracker and drink juice, while other churches eat bread and drink wine. Some churches pass the elements out, while others go and get the elements from […]