Category Archive: Christian History

The Resolutions of Jonathan Edwards
Posted January 5th, 2020 by Mike Hubbard

Making New Years resolutions is a habit for many.  January just feels like a natural time to get a fresh start.  Yet, most people will have failed by the time we flip the second page on the calendar.  Could it be possible that our failure to keep resolutions is actually because they aim too low.  […]

Nicene Creed – Christ is “God of God, Light of Light”
Posted October 21st, 2018 by Mike Hubbard

Referencing the Nicene Creed, adopted in 325 AD at the Council of Nicea.  The core issue at this early ecumenical church council was the nature of Christ as defined in the Scriptures, specifically, whether Jesus was eternally God or a created being by God.  We are thankful for Athanasius and others like him who stood […]

Thankful today for the legacy of Billy Graham
Posted February 21st, 2018 by Mike Hubbard

The year was 1999, and what was known at that time as the TWA Dome became the focal point of three significant happenings in St. Louis.  First, the Pope visited our region.  The second was the ascent of our NFL football team the St. Louis Rams toward the Superbowl.  But the third major event that […]

#Reformation 500 – A Few Final Thoughts
Posted November 2nd, 2017 by Mike Hubbard

This past Tuesday marked the 500th anniversary of the day a quirky Augustinian Monk named Martin Luther nailed a document called the 95 Theses to the door of the Castle Church in Wittenburg, Germany sparking the Protestant Reformation.  I started thinking about this when I registered for Together for the Gospel in 2016, and we […]

Martin Luther Speaking on His Conversion
Posted September 25th, 2017 by Mike Hubbard

Martin Luther nailed the 95 Thesis on the door of the Castle Church in Wittenburg on October 31, 1517.  This took place during Luther’s journey away from a dark and difficult struggle to understand how God could justify a wicked sinner.  His legal mind allowed him to see the issue so clearly.  God is perfect […]


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