Little seven year-old Jack Hoffman, who has brain cancer, ran for 69-yard touchdown during Nebraska's spring game yesterday. It is, perhaps, one of the greatest moments you will ever see in sports. It made me proud to be a Nebraskan. More than that, Jack's run made me delight in God for his common grace to … Continue reading The Greatest Touchdown Run You Will Ever See
A powerful, mind-blowing piece. I'm thanking God for Matt Chandler, trembling at God's sovereignty, and confessing my tendency to escape suffering at all costs.
From John Piper's book, Fifty Reasons Why Jesus Came to Die One day all disease will be banished from God's redeemed creation. There will be a new earth. We will have new bodies. Death will be swallowed up by everlasting life (1 Corinthians 15:54; 2 Corinthians 5:4). "The wolf and the lamb shall graze together; … Continue reading Jesus Came to Heal Us
Dave lived most of his life in opposition to God. For over 60 years, he did what he wanted, how he wanted, and when he wanted. My dad had known him for quite some time and when Dave became a Christian, Dad was awestruck. Dave started coming to my dad's men's group on Saturday mornings. One time, Dad called … Continue reading Even in Death, Jesus is Enough