Daily Devotional 8-14-20

Posted by on Aug 14, 2020 in Daily Devotional, General

“Thou, Lord, hast made me glad through thy work.” —Psalm 92:4 Do you believe that your sins are forgiven, and that Christ has made a full atonement for them? Then what a joyful Christian you ought to be! How you should live above the common trials and troubles of the world! Since sin is forgiven, can it matter what happens to you now? Luther said, “Smite, Lord, smite, for my sin is forgiven; if thou hast but forgiven me, smite as hard as thou wilt”; and in a...

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Daily Devotional 8-13-20

Posted by on Aug 13, 2020 in Daily Devotional, General

BIBLE SURVEY – 2 JOHN To listen to the audio of this sermon, clickhere.Walk in truth (2 John).Walk in love (2 John).We should not invite false teachers into our home (2 John).Do not reject the truth (2 John).Walk in truth (3 John).We should not imitate false teachers (3 John).Do not refuse love and hospitality (3 John).Do not be too soft-hearted (2 John).Do not be too hard-hearted, do not neglect love (3 John).“To the elect lady and her children whom I love in truth, not...

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Daily Devotional 8-12-20

Posted by on Aug 12, 2020 in Daily Devotional, General

Word on Wednesday – by John Mason ‘Pursuing Goodness in a Troubled World’ – August 12, 2020 Augustine of Hippo, one of the great minds of the late Roman Empire, wrestled with the notion of God and the question of evil, before coming to believe that Jesus Christ is truly the Son of God.He goes on in his Confessions to say that as a young adult his prayer was, “God, give me chastity and self-control, but not yet”. One day he heard a young child’s voice...

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Daily Devotional 8-11-20

Posted by on Aug 11, 2020 in Daily Devotional, General

The Gospel and Thorny Issues: Paul on Christian Freedom in 1 Corinthians 10 We may never even get the opportunity to eat meat offered to idols, but a lot of things hinge on this test case: Is it permissible to eat the meat offered to idols or not? he Corinthians wrote to Paul, their apostle and pastor, to ask him about some questions they had. These were things about which there was disagreement or, at least, uncertainty in the church of Corinth. Having received the Gospel,...

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Daily Devotional 8-10-20

Posted by on Aug 10, 2020 in Daily Devotional, General

Romans 1:1-17 Out of Paul’s life and into his head.  This ought to be interesting, having just finished Acts to enter into Paul’s magnum opus, his letter to the Romans. Do you get the idea, reading Romans 1, that Paul thinks that the gospel of Jesus Christ is important?  More than important, the gospel of Jesus Christ is to Paul an all-consuming passion that is intimately connected to Paul’s life and to the life of God’s people before and after Paul....

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Daily Devotional 8-9-20

Posted by on Aug 9, 2020 in Daily Devotional, General

Let Love Continue Young people everywhere are looking for companionship. If they don’t find it at home, they find it elsewhere. This is why most kids join gangs. This is why married people find themselves in affairs. This is why high school and college students pair up so quickly. Although marriage gets a bad rap in many circles, this is why people get married. They do not want to be alone. They want and need companionship. This was one of the original designs of marriage....

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