Heidelberg Catechism: Misery

Lord’s Day 2 Q&A 3 Q. How do you come to know your misery? A. The law of God tells me.1 1 Rom. 3:20; 7:7-25 Q&A 4 Q. What does God’s law require of us? A. Christ teaches us this in summary in Matthew 22:37-40: “‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, […]

Heidelberg Catechism: Introduction

Lord’s Day 1 Q&A 1 Q. What is your only comfort in life and in death? A. That I am not my own,1 but belong—body and soul, in life and in death2—to my faithful Savior, Jesus Christ.3 He has fully paid for all my sins with his precious blood,4 and has set me free from the tyranny […]

Fear of The Lord

My son, if your heart is wise, then my heart, too, will rejoice; and my kidneys will rejoice when your lips speak upright things. Let your heart not envy sinners, rather those in fear of Yahweh always. For there is a latter end, and your hope will not be cut off. Proverbs 23:15-18   In […]

What is apologetics?

Apologetics is not about apologizing or giving excuses for why we believe what we believe. Christian apologetics specifically refers to giving a defense, a reasoned and logical one, for the faith and tradition of Jesus Christ. The word “apologetics” derives from the root word “apologia”, which is from the Greek language. “Apologia” in the Greek […]