Tag Archives: Devotion to Christ

Christian, Live in the Four Gospels!

This brilliant quote by J.I. Packer is worth chewing on for the rest of the week. What Packer articulates here exactly about the priority of the four gospels and the discipleship relationship between Christ and the believer is one of … Continue reading

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The Hero we Need

This is my son, Coleman, named for my grandfather whom I have admired and imitated as far back as I can remember. My sister-in-law took this picture of him the night he was born, three weeks ago today. After his … Continue reading

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The “One Thing Needful” in 2011

For many of us, today is the first “normal day” in the first week of the first month of 2011. How will we order our lives in this new year? What will our priorities be? What goals will we pursue? … Continue reading

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The Descendant

“‘I will put enmity between . . . thy seed and her seed,’ God says. This amounts to saying: You, Satan, have attacked and deceived man through the woman that through sin you might pose as their head and their … Continue reading

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Prayer Meeting: Pray through the Names of Christ

Beginning tonight, our church will spend our next several Wednesday Prayer Meetings praying through some of the names of the Lord Jesus Christ as revealed in the Gospel of John. For tonight I have selected three names of Christ given … Continue reading

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The Importance of Theology in the Life of the Church

Joe Thorn is conducting a series of weekly interviews at his blog about “experiential theology,” how the study of and knowledge of God shapes our daily living as Christian believers. He recently interviewed Baptist historian Dr. Tom Nettles, who just … Continue reading

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Ascension Hymn

One of the most effective ways of getting biblical truths down into our hearts and souls is by reflecting on and singing the rich hymns of the church’s history. Here is an ascension day hymn worth thinking over today (hear … Continue reading

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