What is Sacrifice?

What is Sacrifice?

This article originally was delivered as a lecture titled “What is Sacrifice?” and it was given to Austin’s Christian Narrative II: Redemption (Doctrine II) class. The speech was reformatted, but all copyright and plagiarism rules still apply. Please contact Austin if...
Love of Christ and the Marriage Union

Love of Christ and the Marriage Union

This post was initially written in response to contributor Christian Herring’s challenge to “write an essay on how one of Christ’s attributes or works benefit and communicate to the believer.” Recently, I read a short story about a prince and his family taken prisoner...
Suffering Well

Suffering Well

“Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery trial when it comes upon you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. But rejoice insofar as you share Christ’s sufferings, that you may also rejoice and be glad when his glory is revealed.“...
Compassion and Jesus Christ

Compassion and Jesus Christ

This was originally an academic paper titled “Compassion: Looking to Jesus as our Example” and it was written for Austin’s Engaging Faith and Life class. The paper has been reformatted, but all copyright and plagiarism rules still apply. Please contact Austin if...
Genesis’ Creation Proclamation

Genesis’ Creation Proclamation

This was originally an academic paper under the title “Genesis 1-3 is History” and it was written for an Old Testament class. The paper has been reformatted, but all copyright and plagiarism rules still apply. Please contact Austin if you wish to...
Human Sacrifice: A Retelling of Jephthah’s Vow

Human Sacrifice: A Retelling of Jephthah’s Vow

This was originally an academic paper titled “Jephthah’s Vow: Daughter Sacrificed” and it was written for Austin’s Old Testament II: Israel’s Life and Literature class. The paper has been reformatted, but all copyright and plagiarism rules still apply....