The weight of control

Recently I listened to my wife speaking with one of my children about the weight of their certainty about knowing if they are really saved. How can we believe when we can not see? How do we know for certain that we really believed or really believe about God? Our child in…

Sin boldly

"Sin boldly." - Martin Luther. Luther said this line to his friend Melanchthon regarding the reality that we actually sin. Sin is not just mulliganing our way through life confessing our screw ups, failures, or breaking fictitious  rules created by our culture or religious community. Luther purposes that when we…