Monthly Archives: December 2010

Books for 2011

Lord willing, these will be the books I am blessed by in 2011. It is a pretty lofty goal for me personally, but by God’s grace I’ll try to finish 1 a month: 1. Pilgrim’s Progress – Bunyan 2. Hudson … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Beauty of Christmas

http://www.billygraham.org/videoarchive.asp — What’s wrong with the world? Humanity has a disease and it’s called S-I-N. Our hearts fail as a result, and our infirmity is painfully evident during the Christmas season. There is no medicine in the world that can … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

When Christ Calls a Man He Bids Him Come and Die…

Death is where the journey begins for the disciple of Christ. Not necessarily physical death (although that may certainly be part of it — John 11:16), but death to self in this lifetime. The cross meets us at the beginning … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Self-Existent God

Fredrick Faber and A.W. Tozer reflect on God’s self-existence: “Father, the sweetest, dearest Name That men or angels know! Fountain of life, that had no fount From which itself could flow When heaven and earth were yet unmade When time … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

We Are More Than Conquerors!

Psalm 68 is a victory psalm! It details God’s care for His people. Believers are part of God’s spiritual army, marching in a procession of triumph. They strut forward in the confidence of their God to claim their inheritance, blessing … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

An Observation?

Listen to the lyrics of these two songs, watch the video interpretations, and take a look at some of the comments. I’m wondering… Are we confusing Freedom in Christ with Freedom of Religion? I may be being overcritical, however, I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A warning from J.C. Ryle and from Jesus

“Let us pray that we may be delivered from cold, speculative, unsanctified head-knowledge of Christianity. It is a rock on which thousands make shipwreck to all eternity. No heart becomes so hard as that on which the light shines, but … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment