All things for good

prosperity-dummiesRomans 8:28 may sound like a cliché, but it’s profoundly true.  In times of turmoil and tragedy it is the Christian’s great comfort and solid ground.

And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose. (Romans 8:28)

The Apostle Paul writes, “And we know”.  He assumes the Christians in Rome would have been taught this foundational truth about the sovereignty of God.  

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Jesus was a Calvinist

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The name John Calvin is a bad word to many people, but I hope to show you that Calvin’s theology should be our theology because it was Jesus’ theology and the Bible’s theology.

John Calvin lived in the 1500’s in Geneva, Switzerland. 

He was and is one of the hero’s of the Christian faith.  He was one the greatest Christian thinkers, theologians and reformers who guided the church back to the Bible after it was immersed in superstition.  

Calvin is still massively influential today, and either loved or hated.  Depending on your worldview, you will either gratefully read Calvin’s writings and benefit from them or you will despise them.

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