The vows of Christian marriage are directly related to the faithfulness, nature, and work of Christ. Therefore, the vows many couples make such as “until death do us part” and “in sickness or health” should carry extreme value and endurance
One of the most important aspects of salvation and sanctification is the idea of “already but not yet.” It carries implications for a myriad other point of theology and the gospel. The reality of every Christian is that his life
Who do these words remind you of? ——- Psalm 1 1 How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers.
In Romans chapter 1, Paul tells us our central problem as fallen people is a worship disorder. We have exchanged the truth of God for a lie and worshiped and served the creature rather than the Creator. Suppressing the truth
These seven requisites (not excellences, but requisites) are seven minimal requirements R.L. Dabney believed (and his viewers agreed) were essential to every sermon. None of these seven categories is subjective; each is perfectly susceptible of objective evaluation. Here is his
Faithfulness is multifaceted; there is much more to it than simply capturing the dominant thrust of the passage we are expounding, essential as that is. Faithful servants of God’s Word prove themselves to be faithful stewards of it when they:
Acts 28:22-24 – They said to him [Paul], “But we desire to hear from you what your views are; for concerning this sect, it is known to us that it is spoken against everywhere.” When they had set a day
Though we Christians might struggle to see and appreciate it, God is at work in us today-by every trial and every blessing-to transform us into a glorious image of Himself. Take heart in your trouble. When we don’t see it,
As a Christian and pastor, I really enjoyed this book. This book is unique in its focus on the Holy Spirit’s work in preaching. It is not merely a chapter on the Holy Spirit, but on every page and in
Wolves beware. The Church and her shepherds are watching you. Romans 16:17-20 – Now I urge you, brethren, keep your eye on those who cause dissensions and hindrances contrary to the teaching which you learned, and turn away from them.