Daily Devotional 11-29-16

Posted by on Nov 29, 2016 in Daily Devotional, General

Jesus, the Last Adam   Jesus is an Adam because he was made like us in every respect, apart from sin, and is the head of a new humanity. He is second because no man between Adam and Christ entered the world without sin. He is second also to remind us that he entered the world without sin himself. He is also second to remind us that he entered a fallen world, not the pristine world of the first Adam. Christ is last because there is not, and need not be, any like...

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Daily Devotional 6-11-15

Posted by on Jun 11, 2015 in Daily Devotional, General

Spiritual Dry Rot   There is an evil under the sun which is as terrible as an open catastrophe; indeed, it works greater ill to the church in the long run–that is when a man’s ministry is eaten through and through with spiritual dry rot.   I heard it described the way in which furniture may be devoured by a certain type of ants. The ants will come into the house and eat up everything, and yet, to all appearances, nothing is touched. The bookcases and...

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