August 22, 2021
When we consider we were born sinners, enemies of God, bound for hell, and incapable of saving ourselves… And then God, instead of destroying us, sends His Son to die in our place in order to make us His own, the result should reduce us to abject humility and full surrender.
August 15, 2021
Jesus tells the parable of a wealthy farmer who was doing so well he just had to have more. So he built bigger barns to hold bigger harvests all the while giving little thought to God, his own fleeting life, and certainly not the needs of others.
August 8, 2021
He was offered the opportunity to personally follow the Son of God but instead he goes away sad. Unbeknownst to him, he likewise goes away poor because the greater Treasure was right before him.
August 1, 2021
Since the whole work was finished and the whole debt was paid upon the Cross there was nothing for me to do but to fall upon my knees, accept the Savior and praise Him forevermore.
June 6, 2021
Propitiation is a potent word which means a sacrifice of atonement for our sins. It’s the total extinguishing of God’s fiery wrath against our sinful selves, achieved by our Holy God through the sacrifice of His Son who absorbed the wrath we deserved.
April 18, 2021
This is the Messiah, the Righteous One, the One who bore our sin, died in our place, rose from the dead, ascended on high, sent His Holy Spirit to dwell within us, Him who rules & reigns from that very throne, prays for us unworthy ones, and has promised to return to raise the dead and consummate His Kingdom.
April 11, 2021
With Jesus’ words there is an implicit summons, a call to action, and that exhortation is, no longer conceal where you stand with your Divine Rescuer. Come out of the shadows and acknowledge Jesus Christ as your Savior and Lord!
April 4, 2021
Jesus atoned for our sins by His shed blood on the cross and His resurrection affirms that His sacrifice on the cross, satisfied God’s holy and righteous judgment against our sin.
March 14, 2021
Of course faith determines our deeds, both good and bad, and judgment will occur accordingly. There’s a reason the return of Jesus is often described as the Great and Terrible Day. It’ll be both, depending on where you stand…
March 7, 2021
Jesus took on our sins and God unleashed His wrath upon His only Son who died in our place. His atoning sacrifice brings us life, even life forevermore.