Whatever You Do…

In the beginning God created all things for His own purposes and glory. And the crown of His creation were those who were created to reflect that glory (i.e. His image bearers). We exist to serve our Creator and gracious Provider, our Redeemer and Friend. So the Apostle Paul prayed that “you (plural) may be… Read More ›

In The Beginning God

The Lord God is the starting point of every thought and every endeavor. It is because of His eternal decrees, His almighty power, infinite wisdom, and faithfulness that all things exist and are maintained. Thus we live in a personal universe where everything is related to the Sovereign Lord God. “For in Him we live… Read More ›

I Know That My Redeemer Lives

The cross and the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ are not the end of the story, but just the beginning. What is your reaction to the thought of His second coming and the end of the world? Is it eager anticipation, indifference, or dread? The outline of a sermon from Job 19:25-27 is as… Read More ›

Before Honor Is Humility

An arrogant, egalitarian, cynical society faces the grave danger of misunderstanding and ridiculing the virtue of honor to its own hurt. How can we recover this lost virtue? By focusing on our Lord Jesus Christ we can learn how He balanced honor and humility. Further we can learn how to honor Him as our triumphant… Read More ›

Devotional Thought – New Creatures in Christ

Here is an encouraging thought found in the devotional Day By Day By Grace by Bob Hoeksma for Friday, April 1st, 2016 “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new. (2 Corinthians 5:17)” Everyone who is “in Christ,” through faith in His name, is a “new creation.” We are new people. We are no longer… Read More ›