Womanly Dominion: Week 1


I’m reading Womanly Dominion along with the girltalk blog. They started posting last week. I didn’t do a very good job of mastering my domain last week, so I didn’t get to blog about the book when everyone else did. Pressing on, I’m caught up and looking forward to this week! Intro “Oh, how desperately […]

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In which I almost confuse myself discussing works, faith, and grace as they relate to the first and second Adams


I apologize for not posting something from Future Grace every day this month. I’ve gotten sidetracked by some questions raised while reading. One question regarding Future Grace is due to Piper’s words in Chapter 5: The Freest of All God’s Acts. In his explanation of God’s grace, Piper explains his belief that even Adam and […]

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Saving Faith


Future Grace: Chapter 16 Piper begins by explaining that not all “belief” is created equal. John’s Gospel tells us that “many believed in His name” (2:23) because of the signs Jesus performed. John indicates that their belief was deficient in that it was based on seeing Jesus’ miracles. John Piper writes that “one of the […]

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Future Grace: Chapter 13


Faith in Future Grace vs. Impatience This chapter may be my favorite so far. If you’re reading it with me, didn’t you find that God brought to mind many of your prayers? Desires of your heart that only God knows exist? Me, too. I’m taking a couple of pointers from this chapter. First, no more […]

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