A Consuming Fire

                “Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us be thankful, and so worship God acceptably with reverence and awe, for our “God is a consuming fire.””                                                                                                                                                                 Hebrews 12:28-29                 At the end of the chapter twelve of the book of Hebrews the author concludes the main body of… Continue reading A Consuming Fire

A Call To Pray For Revival

                “And when He had taken it, the four living creatures and the twenty four elders fell down before the Lamb.  Each one had a harp and they were holding golden bowls full of incense, which are the prayers of the saints.”                                                                                                                                                                                 Revelation 5:8                 Richard Bauckham, writing at the conclusion of his essay,… Continue reading A Call To Pray For Revival

A New Heart

“With the tongue we praise our Lord and Father, and with it we curse men, who have been made in God’s likeness.  Out of the same mouth come praise and cursing.  My brothers, this should not be.  Can both fresh water and salt water flow from the same spring?  My brothers, can a fig tree… Continue reading A New Heart

A Tale About Grace

                ““Leave her alone,” said Jesus.  “Why are you bothering her?  She has done a beautiful thing to me.  The poor you will always have with you, and you can help them anytime you want.  But you will not always have me.  She did what she could.  She poured perfume on my body beforehand to… Continue reading A Tale About Grace

A Consuming Fire

                “Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us be thankful, and so worship God acceptably with reverence and awe, for our “God is a consuming fire.””                                                                                                                                                                 Hebrews 12:28-29                 At the end of the chapter twelve of the book of Hebrews the author concludes the main body of… Continue reading A Consuming Fire

Doctrine Matters

                “The death He died, He died to sin once for all; but the life He lives, He lives to God. In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus.”                                                                                                                                                 Romans 6:10-11                 The doctrine that we believe matters to us.  So often in this day and… Continue reading Doctrine Matters

A Call To Faith

““Go,” He told him, “wash in the Pool of Siloam” (this word means Sent).  So the man went and washed, and came home seeing.”                                                                                                                                                                                 John 9:7                 This morning as I was doing my devotional reading, as is my regular custom I read the next portion in the readings I am doing in Spurgeon’s… Continue reading A Call To Faith