Is it fair that Pharaoh is punished, if it is God who is making him stubborn?
Without self-restraint, without the capacity to defer the gratification of instinct, and without the habits of heart and deed that we call virtues, we will eventually lose our freedom.
The most important thing about your mind is what it is fixed upon.
‘We now learn who God is from singing praise songs rather than the teachings of the Word’
The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting. It has been found difficult; and left untried.
The NT does not proclaim grace where the OT proclaimed law, since God’s calling his people into healthy patterns of living was always his gracious gift.
Judgement is no longer on the basis of being part of the ethnic Jewish people of God...
Jesus says, ‘My job is the feeding; your job is the bringing.’
Jesus has warned us in advance, so we know what is to come, to keep our faith firm in the only one who can carry us safely to the end.
Worship is the submission of all our nature to God.