A few days ago on September 23rd, we looked at 2 John 1:9-11 and why Doctrine Matters. It is my hope to bring more articles about doctrinal issues that we can relate to that topic. What does union with Christ mean? In this post, I walk you through what the doctrine of union with Christ … More Union With Christ: The Most Important Doctrine You’ve Never Heard Of
PSALM 39 CHAPTER CONTEXT from Treasury of David: The psalmist, bowed down with sickness and sorrow, is burdened with unbelieving thoughts, which he resolves to stifle, lest any evil should come from their expression, Ps 39:1-2. But silence creates an insupportable grief, which at last demands utterance, and obtains it in the prayer of Ps … More Devotional Thought for Today – 09/24/2022
2 JOHN 1 Chapter CONTEXT from MHCC: The apostle here salutes an honourable matron and her children (v. 1-3). Recommends to them faith and love (v. 5, 6). Warns them of deceivers (v. 7), and to take heed to themselves (v. 8). Teaches how to treat those who bring not the doctrine of Christ (v. … More Devotional Thought for Today – 09/23/2022
1 CORINTHIANS 15 Chapter CONTEXT from MHCC: The apostle proves the resurrection of Christ from the dead. (1-11) Those answered who deny the resurrection of the body. (12-19) The resurrection of believers to eternal life. (20-34) Objections against it answered. (35-50) The mystery of the change that will be made on those living at Christ’s … More Devotional Thought for Today – 09/20/2022
Galatians 6 In yesterday’s devotional, we looked at Phillippians 2:1-2 and having the mind of or better put the attitude of Christ in our daily lives. One of the things Paul clearly spoke of was Christian Joy and how that comes with fellowship with like-minded believers. Being Joyous does not always entail a party. Galatians … More Devotional Thought for Today – 09/15/2022
CONTENTMENT AND JOY PHILIPPIANS 2 Chapter CONTEXT from MHCC: The apostle proceeds in this chapter where he left off in the last, further exhortations to several duties, to be like-minded, and lowly-minded, which he presses from the example of Christ (v. 1-11), to be diligent and serious in the Christian course (v. 12, 13), and to … More Devotional Thought for Today – 09/14/2022
It is quite obvious (or should be) to any True Christian that Mr. Scarbourogh has no clue as to what he is speaking about. As we have written here time and again CONTEXT is everything and one must take in the whole counsel of God especially on topics when the Bible is not explicit. For … More MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough Says ‘It’s Heresy’ to Say Jesus and Christianity Oppose Abortion.
OOOPS! forgot to hit Publish yeaterday! Getting old is not for the fainthearted. JOHN 16 Chapter CONTEXT from MHCC: Persecution foretold. (1-6) The promise of the Holy Spirit, and his office. (7-15) Christ’s departure and return. (16-22) Encouragement to prayer. (23-27) Christ’s discoveries of himself. (28-33) In the past, we have written many Devotionals about … More Sunday Sermon Series – 09/11/2022
1 CORINTHIANS 12 For CONTEXT read Gill’s Exposition INTRODUCTION TO 1 Corinthians 12 In a world that clearly tells us to focus on ourselves and the rest of the world be damned; I really like the following quote: Spiritual gifts are not a limited and defined group of activities spelled out in the New Testament. Rather, … More Devotional Thought for Today – 09/10/2022
Fundamentally, stewardship is about exercising our God-given dominion over His creation, reflecting the image of our creator God in His care, responsibility, maintenance, protection, and beautification of His creation. R.C. Sproul The concept in the New Testament that describes and defines what it means to be a servant before Christ is the word stewardship. Economics and … More What is Biblical Stewardship?