Preaching Christ The Logos Of God

                “Those who had been scattered preached the word wherever they went.  Philip went down to a city in Samaria and proclaimed the Christ there.”                                                                                                                                                                 Acts 8:4-5                 When Luke begins to write the second volume of his account of the spread of the Gospel of Christ he introduces is as a description of… Continue reading Preaching Christ The Logos Of God

Praying For Comfort In Trial

                “I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us.”                                                                                                                                                                 Romans 8:18                 “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to His purpose.  For those God foreknew He also… Continue reading Praying For Comfort In Trial

One LORD and One Name

“On that day there will be one LORD and His Name the only Name.”                                                                                                                                                 Zechariah 14:9b A few years ago I was able to complete a study of the book of Zechariah.  It is a wonderful and complicated book which, at times, threatened to overwhelm me.  When we come to the conclusion of this… Continue reading One LORD and One Name

Looking Unto The LORD

LOOKING UNTO THE LORD Psalm 123                 As the Psalmist writes on the approach to the worship of God he ushers us into a world view which is very different from the one which we were raised in.  He begins with an emphatic word which causes us to look up to God.  The Psalmist comes… Continue reading Looking Unto The LORD

Paul’s Spiritual Secret

                “I can do everything through Him who gives me strength.”                                                                                                                                                 Philippians 4:13                 At the close of his short letter to the Philippians the Apostle Paul makes an astounding claim that comes straight out of his experience of the sanctifying work of the Lord in his life.  All through the letter Paul has… Continue reading Paul’s Spiritual Secret

Gospel Fruit Through Intercessory Prayer

                “As a prisoner for the lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received.  Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.  Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.  There is one body and… Continue reading Gospel Fruit Through Intercessory Prayer

Saving Faith

                I have recently begun to read The Works of Andrew Fuller (1754 – 1815).  This is a massive collection of the writings of a man who was in many ways the Father of Baptist Theology and Missions.  Fuller was instrumental in maintaining support for the missionary work of William Carey in India.  Michael Haykin… Continue reading Saving Faith

Godly Meditation

“This is how the birth of Jesus Christ came about: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be with child through the Holy Spirit.  Because Joseph her husband was a righteous man and did not want to expose her to public disgrace, he… Continue reading Godly Meditation

Biblical People

                “And He said to me, “Son of man, eat what is before you, eat this scroll; then go and speak to the house of Israel.”  So I opened my mouth, and He gave me the scroll to eat.  Then He said to me, “Son of man, eat the scroll I am giving to you… Continue reading Biblical People