Monthly Archives: January 2021

We Meet No Ordinary People In Our Lives

It is a serious thing to live in a society of possible gods and goddesses, to remember that the dullest and most uninteresting person you talk to today is on the road to either sainthood or perdition.  All day long … Continue reading

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The Great Commission: Evangelism. Conversion. Discipleship.

The Word: Jesus came and told his disciples, “I have been given all authority in heaven and on earth. Therefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and … Continue reading

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For Such A Time As This (1)

The Context: Many of us don’t think about it often or at all, but we are living in a post-Christian world. As little as a hundred years ago, a Judeo-Christian Worldview was the predominant marker in (Western) personal and public … Continue reading

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Obedience, The Sabbath Version

God is not interested in your offerings or superficial piousness. He is interested in your obedience. That includes observing the Sabbath (Shabbat). We are commanded not only to remember the Sabbath but to keep it holy (Exodus 20:8). Shabbat is … Continue reading

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Tolerance and Liberty: First They Came For The Communists

All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men should do nothing (1). To wit (2): When they came for the communists,I did not speak out;As I was not a communist. When they locked up the … Continue reading

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The Joy Barometer

Faith, surrender, and joy are inextricably linked. The deeper one’s walk with Christ, the deeper the joy. Let joy be the barometer of your faithfulness in Christ. When joy ebbs, look for an area of your life that is not … Continue reading

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Joyful Joyful We Adore Thee

This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it. Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good; His faithful love endures forever. Psalm 118:24, 29

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Endings

There is no such thing as an ending, just a place where you leave the story. See The Providence Of God.

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Idolatry And Madness

The Word Of God on idolatry: The practice of idolatry ensnares those who participate in it by deceiving them so well that they are no longer able to ask, is there not a lie in my right hand?” (Isaiah 44:20, … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr., Disciple

Jesus On Love:And one of them, a teacher of the Law, tried to trap him with a question. “Rabboni,” he asked, “which is the greatest commandment in the Law?” Jesus answered, “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart, … Continue reading

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