“Peace I leave with you; My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Do not let your heart be troubled, nor let it be fearful.” John 14:27 “And the peace… Read More

Recent posts of interest–part 6

Hopeful in Christ ‘Giáo Luật của Dordt (Dort)’ Là Gì?–part 15 Peace Resources in Vietnamese Sự Nên Thánh Động Lực Bởi Phúc Âm (3rd edition)–Part 3 Resources for Christian Living Tin Lành Là Gì? của Ông Gilbert–part 5 ‘Giáo Luật… Read More

Phương Pháp Giải Quyết Xung Khắc

‘Năm chuyện ngắn trong sách nhỏ này mô tả những xung khắc có thật, nghiêm trọng tới mức chia rẽ Hội Thánh hoặc dẫn tới kiện tụng giữa anh chị em Cơ Đốc. Những xung khắc này bao… Read More

Anxiety meets prayer

What are we to do when we feel anxious, then we pray but continue to be anxious? In a recent article Robinson gives some biblical clarity for these issues: 1. The Command not to Be Anxious 2. The… Read More

Knowing you are forgiven is foundation of sanctification

“The only way to make men holy is to teach and preach free and full forgiveness through Jesus Christ.  The secret of being holy ourselves is to know and feel that Christ has pardoned our sins.  Peace with… Read More

Earning versus effort: grace, justification, and sanctification

As Christians, we know we have responsibilities–love God, love one another, care for widows and orphans, forgive our enemies, share the gospel of Christ, make disciples, etc. But even as we put forth effort in the Christian life… Read More

Books and articles of interest (in Vietnamese)

While I cannot recommend all of these resources with the same enthusiasm, they can be helpful. Books: Randy Alcorn, Nguyên Tắc Hánh Khiết (The Purity Principle). Louis Berkhof, Lịch Sử Giáo Lý Cơ Đốc (The History of Christian… Read More

Church growth, planning, and multiplication

“So the church throughout all Judea and Galilee and Samaria had peace and was being built up.  And walking in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, it multiplied (Acts 9:31). “I’m not… Read More

Sự Hòa Thuận và Sự Xung Khắc?

Phương Pháp Giải Quyết Xung Khắc   Mở đầu: Khi sự xung khắc thật sự xảy ra thì phải có một giải pháp thật sự đúng dắn   Trượt Dài vào Sai Lầm Trung Gian Hòa Giải Giúp… Read More

Reformation History: Martin Luther’s Conversion (Spurgeon)–part 2

“The just shall live by faith” (Romans 1:17)   Spurgeon spoke the following about Luther:   ‘I would sum up and illustrate this teaching by mentioning certain incidents of Luther’s life. Upon the great Reformer gospel light broke… Read More