A Confident Conclusion With an Ebullient Benediction

When reading the apostles' letters to those of us who are the saints of God, you can tell they took great care with their words. Not only did their epistles open with powerful words, the main bodies of their letters maintained or even increased in power and their closings were equally as powerful. Take, for... Continue Reading →

Forever Accepted, Never Rejected

In Psalm 94, the psalmist was having a difficult time understanding some of the things he witnessed that were occurring in society. It seemed to him as if people who committed injustices were having free reign without repercussions, while those who were focused on living godly had targets on their backs. He wondered if God... Continue Reading →

Kudos to Christians Who Never Cave to a Corrupt Culture

At the end of Revelation 2 and the beginning of Revelation 3, the Lord Jesus addresses the widespread corruption that takes place in the churches of Thyatira and Sardis. Both churches received stern warnings from the Savior about facing stiff penalties for their sins if they chose not to repent. Nevertheless, in the midst of... Continue Reading →

Deceit and Evil Imaginations Are Inseparable

God supplies us with an abundance of basic principles for spiritual discernment and spiritual maturity in his word, from Genesis all the way to Revelation. He shares those doctrines with us out of love so we can strive for spiritual excellence to grow in our relationship with him and to ultimately glorify him. All day... Continue Reading →

Grasping the Honor of God by Rejecting an Obsession with the Honor of Men

The Lord Jesus expressed his love for people in a variety of ways in the gospels. His love was not only displayed in his forgiveness, spending time with people, and miracles, it was also displayed in his frankness by telling people what they needed to hear about themselves. He definitely was not one to try... Continue Reading →

Our Incomparable, Compassionate God

When the Lord gave his prophetic word to the prophet Micah, there was plenty of judgment foretold that was to be unleashed on the northern kingdom of Israel and the southern kingdom of Judah. Much of his prophecies spoke of bleakness and darkness for the Hebrew kingdoms--necessary actions that they deserved because of the rampant... Continue Reading →

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