“…Jesus came into Galilee, preaching the gospel of God…” -Mark 1:14 The Bible declares the message that Jesus preached as good news –eugellion. It is a good message. I recently published a six-part blog post at http://www.calvaryarlington.com and I wanted to share all six parts here. 1. The gospel is good news of truth. Jesus […]Read More The Gospel Of God
“And He was saying to them, “Take care what you listen to. By your standard of measure it will be measured to you; and more will be given you besides.” -Mark 4:24 It is often said, that you get out of something, only what you put in to it. It’s true of our work, it’s […]Read More “What Is Measured To You?”
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”