Monthly Archives: March 2009

Does God “Lead Us Into Temptation”?

Does God “Lead Us Into Temptation”? March 30, 2009  |  By: John Piper Category: Commentary   “Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.” (Matthew 6:13). James 1:13 says, “Let no one say when he is tempted, ‘I … Continue reading

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Slow Fade from Rejoicing in His Rich Mercy

This song by Casting Crowns takes our thoughts to consider the ‘slow fade’ that brings us to give ourselves away…to what?  It can be almost anything and often, as we are seeing in our culture, it might be sexual immorality.   BUT isn’t just … Continue reading

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The law of the Lord is perfect.. Psalm 19

Blessed and encouraged by the perfection of God and His word… Psalm 19: The heavens declare the glory of God, and the sky above proclaims his handiwork. Day to day pours out speech, and night to night reveals knowledge. There … Continue reading

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The Cup of Christ – CJ Mahaney

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“Christless Christianity” – White Horse Inn

“The Gospel is never an ‘of course’.”   “Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, God making his appeal through us.  We implore you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.  For our sake he made him to be sin … Continue reading

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Finally Alive and Rejoicing in Jesus

There are moments that come along now and again where my Heavenly Father lets me catch a glimpse backward (in a sense) to remember life without Christ.  Because I grew up in the church its not always a seemingly huge … Continue reading

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Looking for Truth? (addendum)

I would be overstating myself if I give you the impression that the only book I read is the Bible.  It isn’t; nor would I recommend that anyone only ever read the Bible and not enjoy the blessing of thoughts … Continue reading

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