No one enjoys adversity, but did you know that a trial is not the worst thing that can happen to you? Are you aware of the danger of prosperity?...Keep Reading
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If we consider that the writer of the gospel of Luke and the Acts of the Apostles was not Jewish but a Gentile and not a fisherman but a physician who never met Jesus in person (Colossians 4:14), we might expect his gospel to have a somewhat different flavor from the others. Our expectations will not be disappointed...
Mary and I recently took a drive through a scenic part of our rural Virginia county on a beautiful late Spring afternoon. We drove as slowly as was prudent in order to drink in the sights and smells of newly mowed hay fields, wildflowers and honeysuckle, cows and calves, sheep and goats, rolling hills and mountain peaks....
To hate what God hates is good, but not if we do not also love what God loves. We need hearts that are in sync with God's....Keep Reading
No fallen human being is able to merit favor with God, but He, by the work of His Son, changed His elect people from a cloud to a kingdom....Keep Reading
Those in spiritual leadership must take care to contend for the faith, that is, to teach the truth accurately and oppose error. Why is this so important?...Keep Reading
The solution to abusive authority is not to question the concept of authority altogether but to reject authority which defies God....Keep Reading
Since the Fall, the cosmic war has been going. Satan and his minions deceive and oppose God’s people, but they triumph through His truth and power....Keep Reading
Believers in Jesus Christ will not achieve sinless perfection in this life. but they should expect changed lives and faith which overcomes the world....Keep Reading
God shows His power in the apparently impossible and hopeless crises of His faithful children who have even been found safe in a lions’ den....Keep Reading
God’s people, living in a fallen world, must not be surprised if they are unrecognized, at best, and targeted for persecution and death, at worst....Keep Reading
Christ's disciples must live in this world but never forget that this world will ultimately pass away. And do you know what will last? Read on to find out....Keep Reading