As we come the the end of 2018, the Alliance wants to thank you for another year of faithful readership and continued support of the Christward Collective. We look forward to 2019 and the ways in which the Lord will continue to work through us to help provide resources for the building up of His people. To that end, here are the top ten posts of this past year:
In Scotland there is a blasphemy law on the books. It has been around for hundreds of year. However, the last person to get brought up on blasphemy charges was a couple hundred years ago. Right now there is a debate in the larger society (and it has made its way into the government) as to whether this law should still be part of the Scottish law code.
The Meaning of Christ’s Ascension
Olaudah Equiano – Waking Up Christians to the Evils of Slavery
John Chrysostom and Olympias – Finding Comfort in Troubled Times
Basic information – four ideas
(Rev. 1:17, 18)
But the LORD of hosts, him you shall honor as holy. Let him
be your fear, and let him be your dread. – Isaiah 8:13
My dearest Theophilus:
We live in a soft age. Our idols are soft and so our fears too.
In the old days our idols were hard. Literally. Made of stone. Made of wood. Sculpted and carved. But today our idols are supple, mutating three or four times in a year. Made of new virtues and progressive posthuman ideologies, they demand our genuflection and honor.
Walking with God