1 Blessed is the one whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered. 2 Blessed is the man against whom the Lord counts no iniquity, and in whose spirit there is no deceit. 3 For when I kept silent, my bones wasted away through my groaning all day long. 4 For day and night your … Continue reading Psalm 32.
As promised, I will now address the second paragraph of chapter 7, “Of God’s Covenant.” Here is the text: Moreover, man having brought himself under the curse of the law by his fall, it pleased the Lord to make a covenant of grace, wherein He freely offers unto sinners life and salvation by Jesus Christ, … Continue reading More About God’s Covenant
Only recently have I come to appreciate the 1689 London Baptist Confession of Faith. The Pastor of a Reformed Congregational Church in a nearby town (where my wife and I attend a Bible study on Monday evenings) has been mailing us a publication every week called The Continuing Witness for quite some time. Aside from … Continue reading Of God’s Covenant
They do not compromise with evil, and they walk only in his paths. -Psalm 119:3 (NLT) I have noticed in recent times that churches caving to the pressure of what is going on in society, valuing social norms more than they do the Word of God, don’t seem to be doing very well. Many claiming … Continue reading No Compromise.
I am always overwhelmed with a desire for your regulations. -Psalm 119:20 (NLT) Reading that verse should convict most, if not all, believers of laziness when it comes to study of God’s Word. Do you spend time in it each day and wish you had more time to devote to it? This short post should … Continue reading Overwhelmed with desire.
Open my eyes so I can truly see the marvelous things in your law! -Psalm 119:18 (NET) Chuck Smith, in his Old Testament study guide, said the verse above makes an ideal prayer to pray before reading Scripture. Good advice, don’t you think? I have recently begun taking a serious look at Psalm 119 after … Continue reading Psalm 119
Now very early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been moved away from the entrance. So she went running to Simon Peter and the other disciple whom Jesus loved and told them, “They have taken the Lord … Continue reading Resurrection Sunday.