March 10, 2019
In the New Testament we learn that Messiah-King is Jesus the Christ. In the New Covenant of God, instituted by the shedding of Jesus’ blood, our Lord purchases redemption and adoption for all who will believe, for Jews and Gentiles alike. So we are Abraham’s children by faith.
March 3, 2019
God’s intent from the beginning was for holy matrimony to depict the covenantal bond between Christ and His Church. The Church, as the Scriptures proclaim, is the Bride of Christ…
February 24, 2019
Jesus calls the dead to life. He turns hearts of stone into hearts of flesh, and He puts His Spirit in those He’s chosen for adoption that we might cry out, Abba Father. So are you ready to abandon your heart of stone for a heart of flesh? Transplants are available…
February 17, 2019
If God has proclaimed and sovereignly ordained His words to be published, ignoring them would be utterly foolish and eternally fatal. Don’t be foolish. Be a hearer and a doer, i.e. listen and obey…
February 10, 2019
Have you ever been to your wits end? The pits of despair? Ever been to a ‘God-please-don’t-leave-me-here’ place?! Warning, such places are part of the normal Christian life…
February 3, 2019
Paul issues a tall order in terms of exhorting us to walk in humility and serve one another selflessly. But then he gives us divine motivation as he points us to Jesus.
January 27, 2019
Sometimes God speaks in a soft whisper and we have to lean in close to hear Him. Often it’s through the illumination of Scripture. Sometimes it’s through the anointed encouragement of a wise friend (or even a stranger). He’s there. He loves you. Wait for Him…
January 6, 2019
May we be blessed to run our races in such a way that we cross the finish line with our torches blazing, that great cloud of witnesses cheering, our Father smiling–and all this to the honor and glory of His name!
December 30, 2018
Faithfulness is fitting for us because we serve a faithful God. Therefore love God and one another. Be thankful. Be humble. Be generous. Obey Him from the heart. Be ye faithful! And see what He does with your life in the days you are given.
December 24, 2018
Light pierces the darkness as Immanuel, God with us, Jesus–God the Son, is born! The Light of the World, the Bright & Morning Star, the Light of Life, has come to vanquish the darkness!