God’s plan

J. Ridley Stroop explained the name of his book, God’s Plan and Me. It’s a good explanation. “God’s Plan” simply means that the plan or the teaching is God’s; that the lessons originated with him; that they partake of his nature and are divine. Certainly this is the kind of teaching that we all want. … Read More

7P: Two types of reading

Finally, a quite good hot chocolate mix, homemade, for the lactose intolerant. Don’t ask me for the recipe, it was a gift to DD. Some reading inspires thoughts to be jotted down and pursued; other reading captivates the mind and refuses to let go. Suddenly, book reviews and recommendations are surfacing that makes me want … Read More

Fond of splitting up God

This is a parenthetical statement of P. Pett in comments on Rom 7.4: We must not let the work of the Holy Spirit blind us to the fact that Jesus Christ Himself and the Father also live within us. We can become too fond of splitting up the Triune God. Most appropriate.