Tim Keller on “Dark Times”

As Keller explains, there is no such thing as "objective" abandonment for Christians. Only Christ was actually abandoned by the Father. Therefore, all that remains is "subjective" abandonment. In other words, though we may feel abandoned by God (feel = subjective), it is never the case (objective).

My Least Favorite Line in All of “Christian” Music

Nietzsche, an adamant atheist and outspoken critic of Christianity, ironically said, "Truth is hard." It is. Let it pierce me, crush me, kill me. But don't lie to me and others.

By Kerr Howell: “The Affliction Brings Forth the Experience”

2 Corinthians 1:6: The Affliction Brings Forth The Experience "If We Are Afflicted, It Is For Your Comfort And Salvation; And If We Are Comforted, It Is For Your Comfort, Which You Experience When You Patiently Endure The Same Sufferings That we Suffer." Paul confidently trusts in the sovereignty of God and His hand. He [...]