Reflections on the Reformation 500 and the Gospel Conference

Over four-thousand Chinese leaders and mission workers from around the world recently met in Hong Kong for the “Reformation 500 and the Gospel” conference. I’ll offer an overview and commentary on the meeting. From the Main Stage Three plenary speakers gave three talks, one-per-day. John Piper Chinese believers were introduced to vintage Piper. His opening [Read More…]

Why "Saving Faith" Means "Saving Face"

Should Christians want to “save face”? This post clarifies a part of my previous post that might sound confusing the first time one hears it. Last time, I looked at John 5:18, 22–23. I said, “Saving faith is saving face. In particular, I’m referring to God’s face. The goal of our faith is seeking God’s [Read More…]