Tag Archives: Scripture Meditation

The Grace in Christ for the Strength You Need

“You then, my child, be strengthened by the grace that is in Christ Jesus.” 2 Timothy 2:1 1. We need to be strengthened. We grow weary in the Christian life. We are still quite sinful and selfish. We become easily … Continue reading

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The Lord is the Strength of His People

I spent some time meditating on Psalm 28 before our prayer meeting last week, and was particularly struck by verses 7-9, where David twice identifies the Lord with his strength: “The Lord is my strength and my shield” (:7) and … Continue reading

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Singing Psalm Twenty-One

I’ve jumped on the West Tennessee Psalm-singing bandwagon. I posted a morning meditation on Psalm 21 a few months back, and this Sunday evening I will attempt to preach it at my church. In addition to my exposition, the truths … Continue reading

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How the Gospel Makes us Wise, or Proverbs 3:5-7

The wises men know themselves to be fools. This is the message of Proverbs 3:5-7. Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight … Continue reading

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Meditation on Psalm 21:1-7

On this 21st day of May, Psalm 21 is one of the five “psalms of the day” (alongside 51, 81, 111, and 141). I used Psalm 21 to guide my private prayer this morning, and was struck by the rich … Continue reading

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Church Reform and the Kings of Judah

My heart beats for the reformation of the local church. Along with other faithful brothers, I desire to see the churches of my home in West Tennessee radically conform their lives practices to the teachings of Scripture, to the pure Gospel of our Lord Jesus … Continue reading

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