Category Archives: Word of God

Father… I Need Your Word!!!

Of all the conversations Jesus had with His 12 disciples in the Gospels, one of my favorites has to be when Jesus talks to them about the giving of the Holy Spirit as a gift in Luke 11:11-13. Herein Jesus reveals the desire … Continue reading

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Having the Life Squeezed Out of You.

The picture to my left, probably needs a bit of explanation. I’m sure you can tell that the hand is squeezing olive oil into a bottle or jar of some sort, but why that is important may escape us, here in the United … Continue reading

Posted in Christian life, Christian suffering, dark night of the soul, despair, enduring faith, persecution, power of God, spiritual warfare, Truth, Word of God | 2 Comments

Rise Up O Men of God… or Get Out Of the Way!!!

Rise up, O men of God! We’ve done with lesser things. Give heart and mind and soul and strength To serve the King of kings. Rise up, O men of God! The church for you does wait. Her strength unequal … Continue reading

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What It Means To Be A Christian #2

Is Defending Oneself Biblically Justifiable? In my last blog, we discussed this statement concerning the persecuted church in Syria, “This is what it means to be a Christian in Syria”.  Syrian Christians relay that being persecuted, even unto death, is … Continue reading

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Foundational Piece… Peace

On Sunday evenings I have been teaching out of a book by Jerry Bridges entitled “The Pursuit of Holiness”.  Not normally one to use other people’s materials (for teaching), I have found this book extremely helpful in communicating God’s command … Continue reading

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The Need For Revival

Below is a very challenging written passage by Andrew Murray (1828 to 1917) from his book entitled “Revival”.  Murray was South African writer, teacher, and Christian pastor who believed the “Great Commission” as given by Our Lord and Savior was … Continue reading

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Self-Murdering Saints?

Since the end of November 2013, five pastors have committed self-murder in the United States of America.  Each man was considered a godly man by his congregation and each congregation was shocked by their pastor’s choice to put himself on … Continue reading

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