David Garland on Desperation & Faith

Friends, Yesterday I came across that stunning quote by the late Mike Yaconelli. Today, during some more preparation, I came across this quote by David Garland in the NIV Application Commentary on Mark’s Gospel (5:21-43): “Faith is impelled by desperation that Jesus is sufficient to meet whatever need one has. The ruler and the woman… Continue reading David Garland on Desperation & Faith

Leon Morris on the Cost of Our Redemption

Friends, I’ve been reading from Leon Morris’ great work on the cross, The Apostolic Preaching of the Cross. On page 40 he writes, Our redemption was not purchased cheaply. This thought is to be discerned in the statement that ‘it became him…in bringing many sons unto glory, to make the author of their salvation perfect… Continue reading Leon Morris on the Cost of Our Redemption