Scott Postma

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Filing Bankruptcy

It is those who recognize the powerlessness of their spiritual condition, those who realize they owe a debt they cannot pay, those who feel and acknowledge how destitute they are without Christ who are in the best possible condition. It is only that person who is humble enough, and simultaneously […]

Good News!

Good news! Our story has a happy ending; we get swept off our feet. See, the Bible is comedic in nature. In literary terms, that does not mean it’s necessarily humorous (although there is lots of room for a good belly laugh in the Kingdom of our God); rather, it […]

A Grammar Lesson that Matters

Worry is the result of passively receiving when we should be actively thinking. ‘Think,’ in Paul’s letter to the Philippians, is a present, middle/passive, imperative verb with the implied subject, you! That means, we should be, right now, thinking about whatever is true, honorable, just, pure, lovely, commendable, excellent, and praiseworthy. […]

Clear as Crystal

If it is important to measure our words and articulate our thoughts accurately in ordinary conversation,  how much more when communicating God’s Word. Paul exhorted Timothy to proclaim the Word accurately whether it was popular or not, but to do so with cheerful endurance and instruction. Though only a fool would […]

The Fruit of the Tree

What we are is revealed by what we say. And what we say is the evidence (the fruit) by which we (the tree) will be judged—both here on earth, and much more precisely, in eternity. “Either make the tree good and its fruit good, or make the tree bad and its fruit […]

His Disciples Come to Him

As disciples of Jesus, we are not perfect. We stumble daily. But at the core of what makes us a disciple is not how religious we are, not how many sins we can avoid in a day, and not how much work we can do for the kingdom. A disciple of Jesus humbles himself and acknowledges […]

Rest for Your Souls

It’s easy to tell when the doctrines of God have been replaced by the commandments of men. Religion becomes laborious and the law of God becomes a yoke of bondage. Cast off the yoke of bondage, and come to Jesus, where the service of God is easy and light. You will find […]