Devotional Thought for Today – 05/10/2022

“Whatsoever is not commanded is forbidden.” This, the Scriptural law of worship, is the acropolis of the Church’s liberties, the palladium of her purity, and her God-given moorage. Let the Protestant Church, in creed or conduct, in profession or practice, depart from this divine principle, and she has weighed her sheet-anchor only to find its flukes … More Devotional Thought for Today – 05/10/2022

Lamb of God sacrificed on Passover

American Minute with Bill Federer Lamb of God sacrificed on Passover — Resurrected on Feast of First Fruits – “I know that my Redeemer liveth” In his Easter Address, April 2, 1983, President Ronald Reagan stated: “This week Jewish families and friends have been celebrating Passover … Its observance reminds all of us that the struggle for freedom and the battle against … More Lamb of God sacrificed on Passover

Love, Affirmation, and the Role of Maundy Thursday

“Jesus would’ve baked the cake.” “Christians hate LGBTQ people.” “You’re on the wrong side of history” “Why can’t you let them be ‘their true selves’?” “That’s just your truth, not mine.” And, perhaps most painful, especially when it comes from a friend or family member: “If you love me, you’d accept me for who I … More Love, Affirmation, and the Role of Maundy Thursday

“Hark! the Herald Angels Sing” – Charles Wesley; and Classic Carols: “Joy to the World,” “Messiah,” “O Come, All Ye Faithful”

American Minute with Bill Federer From 1714 to 1718, James Oglethorpe was a military aide under the command of Prince Eugene of Savoy fighting to drive the Muslim Turks out of Belgrade, Serbia. READ MORE > > >

C.S. Lewis – “The safest road to Hell is the gradual one–without signposts”

I have only read a few of of C.S. Lewis’s classic’s The Chronicles of Narnia, initially to see what all the hubbub was about, then Mere Christianity and The Screwtape Letters. I can recommend all three. American Minute with Bill Federer His death went unnoticed, as he died the same day John F. Kennedy was shot. His … More C.S. Lewis – “The safest road to Hell is the gradual one–without signposts”

Devotional Thought for Today – 09/01/21

Joel 2 CONTEXT: The book of Joel was the telling of God’s judgment upon His chosen people (Israel), the pagan nations that surrounded them, and the eventual outpouring of the Holy Spirit (restoration of God’s people) Acts 2. Matthew Henry breaks chapter 2 down as follows: God’s judgments. (1-14) Exhortations to fasting and prayer; blessings … More Devotional Thought for Today – 09/01/21

Devotional Thought for Today – 08/23/21

1 CORINTHIANS 13 CONTEXT: As I noted in last Thursday’s post on v.4, Paul describes how utterly useless even the most gifted “Christian” is without love. Matthew Henry breaks it down as: The necessity and advantage of the grace of love. (1-3) Its excellency represented by its properties and effects; (4-7) and by its abiding, … More Devotional Thought for Today – 08/23/21