Posts from April 2016

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Jesus Wants Your Unrestrained Commitment

by Brent Karding

Last Sunday night I preached on the story of Abraham’s sacrifice of Isaac in Genesis 22. But because the audio recorder stopped recording partway through the message, I didn’t upload it to Sermon Audio. So I thought I would post the application of the message as two separate blog posts here.  I found Genesis 22 to […]

Is Seeking Joy in God Self-Centred?

by Brent Karding

Across the street from where my wife and I are currently living is a lake. I love to look out the big picture window in the living room and enjoy its blueness on a sunny day, with trees and green grass along its edge. Now, is it wrong for me to stand there and gaze […]

The Pain and Joy of Fighting Sin

by Brent Karding

The sport of rowing is one of the most challenging and demanding sports in the world. Daniel James Brown, the author of The Boys in the Boat (the story of 9 American boys who defeated the odds and won gold at the 1936 Olympics), describes its unique, extreme demands: “Unlike most sports, which draw primarily […]