Category Archives: Tim Keller

How to know God

To truly become a Christian we must also repent of the reasons we ever did anything right. Continue reading

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Tim Keller at John Stott’s memorial service (US)

  Few teachers have influenced me more than the late John R. W. Stott. I wrote about this here upon his passing from earth to heaven at the age of 90. Listen as Dr. Timothy Keller offered a message for … Continue reading

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How we got here

  As we witness sharp changes in public opinion on social issues, it’s worth asking questions about some possible upstream influences that led to the changes. It’s tempting to focus on the pressing realities of downstream consequences. Shifts in political opinions … Continue reading

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Focus on marriage

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Civil disobedience?

<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/45083653″>When We Suffer, When to Disobey</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/gospelcoalition”>The Gospel Coalition</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> This is a very helpful discussion. It’s not easy to find well-balanced (and generally accessible) statements on the role of Christians in government — especially … Continue reading

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The Bible – God’s will in a context of concession

In a recent post, Tim Keller expressed frustration over reading or hearing “columnists, pundits, or journalists dismiss Christians as inconsistent because ‘they pick and choose which of the rules in the Bible to obey.’ What I hear most often is … Continue reading

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It’s Wedding time again!

In a few hours, I will co-lead a wedding ceremony with the father of the bride (a former college mate). And this month I had four other couples ask me to do their weddings. I’ve been privileged to stand with many … Continue reading

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