One cause of misery and vice is always present with us in the greed and pride of men, but at certain periods in history this is greatly increased by the temporary prevalence of some false philosophy. Correct thinking will not make good men of bad ones; but a purely theoretical error may remove ordinary checks […]Read More The Poison of Subjectivism , by C.S. Lewis
“let us consider how to stimulate one another to love and good deeds, not forsaking our own assembling together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another; and all the more as you see the day drawing near.” -Hebrews 10:24,25 Notice the language in this passage: us; one another; our; assembling together… without […]Read More We Need Each Other
It is no secret that most men hide from God in fear. We are afraid of His righteous judgement, and we have a misunderstanding of His character, always expecting disapproval. So, we hide in shame. We see this exemplified back in the garden when God comes looking for Adam and Eve… They heard the sound […]Read More Shame Killer
People are running. Running for this, running for that, busy, busy, running. We are engaged in all variety of activities, be it sports, entertainment, self improvement, working, etc. Our days are full, but for many, our hearts are empty. It’s like we are running a race with no goal in mind -a race with no […]Read More Running The Race, Forgetting Why.
Be of sober spirit, be on the alert. Your adversary, the devil, prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. 1 Peter 5:8 I like what *Spurgeon said about this verse: We note Satan’s goal: seeking whom he may devour. He isn’t just looking to lick or nibble on his prey; he wants […]Read More “he hath dainty poisons sweet to the taste”
“Therefore you are to speak this word to them, ‘Thus says the Lord, the God of Israel, “Every jug is to be filled with wine.”‘ And when they say to you, ‘Do we not very well know that every jug is to be filled with wine?’ then say to them, ‘Thus says the Lord, “Behold […]Read More Every Jug Filled With Wine, A Chicken In Every Pot
But when David returned to bless his household, Michal the daughter of Saul came out to meet David and said, “How the king of Israel distinguished himself today! He uncovered himself today in the eyes of his servants’ maids as one of the foolish ones shamelessly uncovers himself!” –2 Sam 6:20 David had been rejoicing […]Read More Don’t Be A Bad Wife. -Part II, Michal