Unboxing God: Who are We?

The phrase “know thyself” is an incredibly important statement. We must first know ourselves if we are ever to understand how we should relate to others, our surroundings, and ultimately God. We have already answered how we can know these things, but I think it bears repeating. We are tempted to think that we are…

Unboxing God: Who is God?

The first thing to be said about God is that he cannot be fully understood or explained. “Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how inscrutable his ways!” (Rom 11:33). God is so vast that even his judgements are beyond finding out; how much…

Unboxing God: Introduction

There's a popular attempt, even among self-proclaimed born-again Christians, to throw off the obligation to obey scripture with generous desire to not "box God in" to the constraints of the Bible. This form of liberation is similar to that which a skydiver would achieve by unstrapping his parachute at 10,000 feet. Deadly. My husband, justly…