Tag Archives: Bible

A sure sign of revival…

…is God’s people treasuring God’s Word: While God was so remarkably present among us by his Spirit, there was no book so delighted in as the Bible; especially the Book of Psalms, the prophecy of Isaiah, and the New Testament. … Continue reading

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The seed from which all that is good in us must grow

This much is certain: the diligent use of the Word of God, which consists not only of listening to sermons but also of reading, meditating, and discussing (Ps 1:2), must be the chief means for reforming something, whether this occurs … Continue reading

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Good Books, Good Friends, Good Promises, Great Savior

I was so honored to receive these commentaries yesterday from a dear friend, whose grandfather was a faithful preacher of God’s Word here West Tennessee for a number of years. There are some real gems here: the American Commentary Series, … Continue reading

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The Lord’s Word should make you long for the Lord’s presence

Did you met the Lord in his Word yesterday? Did this encounter make you long to see him face-to-face? I pray thee, merciful Jesus, that as thou has graciously granted me to drink deeply and sweetly from the word which … Continue reading

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Goldsworthy, Proverbs, and the Biblical Story

Graeme Goldsworthy was the first author I read who really helped me see the unity of the Biblical story. He is especially helpful in explaining those parts of the Bible that don’t seem to fit in the flow of everything … Continue reading

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It’s Love that wrote the Play

It’s the first week of our read-through/preach through the Bible in 2012 family project here at Curve Baptist Church. In preparing for this Sunday’s sermon (an overview of Genesis 1-11), I was reminded of the lyrics of a song I … Continue reading

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At any price, give me the Book of God!

Let John Wesley’s enthusiasm for encountering God in His Word infect you at the beginning of a new work-week: “At any price give me the book of God! I have it! Here is knowledge enough for me. Let me be … Continue reading

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