This series continues with a simple meditation on our next “Blessed” statement: Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. (Matthew 5:4, ESV) It’s a strange thing is it not? The word “blessed” is not something that we would often associate with a phrase like “those who mourn.” Mourning is painful. We naturally […]
A solemn message on the reality of Hell and the need to consider where one will spend eternity. This is an exposition of Revelation 20:11-15, with a few comments on Luke 13:1-5. Where will you spend eternity? “11 And I saw a great white throne, and him that sat on it, from whose face the earth […]
Today’s Reading: Deuteronomy 13:6-11 This passage contains a most solemn law. Israel was told to love God with the whole heart and with the whole soul, to cling to Him and fear Him. It was no question that pagans were to be slain in the conquest, but what of those within Israel’s borders that allured […]
Today’s Reading: Deuteronomy 11:13-17 Verse 13 begins with two inseparable realities. The first is listening and obeying. The second is loving and serving. The first teaches us that one does not truly receive the Word of God until he obeys it, for the very point of God’s Word is that it be lived. The challenge […]
This message exposits 2 Corinthians 5:14-6:2 to show that God desires to change a sinner’s condition, relation, and position by new birth, reconciliation, and justification. All of this flows from Christ’s cross and the message of salvation. Christ’s love is compelling. The Gospel changes everything.