Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Love of God – Part 1

Gods love manifest in various way… Number one, common grace. Common grace is an old term but it’s a good one, it means there are certain kindnesses and goodnesses that God does commonly and we see it in the world. … Continue reading

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The Silent Servant – Part 2

The theological weight of Isaiah 53 I was reading one book this week on Isaiah 53 in which the writer said, “Words collapse under the weight of this chapter.” And I understand that, that there just aren’t words to hold … Continue reading

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The Silent Servant – Part 1

Now remember, these are written 700 years before the Messiah comes–700 years before Jesus, Isaiah is giving us prophecy. They are not vague prophecies about Him; they are very specific, particularly in chapter 53. But when we get to chapter … Continue reading

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Needs of the times

Discerning the times Among these last were many of the children of Issachar; and the Holy Spirit gives them a special word of praise. He says, “They were men that had understanding of the times.” Our Lord Jesus Christ blames … Continue reading

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Jesus: Glory, Grace and God

The most essential doctrine in the Christian Faith John opens his gospel with 18 verses that we would call a prologue, a prologue. This is John talking theologically. Starting in verse 19 he goes into the narrative part of it … Continue reading

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Jesus the divine light

John the Baptist is the last of the OT prophets John had a massive amount of people coming from Jerusalem and Judea, to prepare for the Messiah, at least on a superficial level, when he was baptizing them and so … Continue reading

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The biblical view of money – Part 4

Can’t handle money, can’t handle souls One little footnote to all of this is in Luke 16:10 and 11 where Jesus says, “If you don’t know how to handle money, why would God give you the true riches?” Remember that? … Continue reading

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The biblical view of money – Part 3

1 Timothy 6:9 – But those who desire to be rich fall into temptation, into a snare, into many senseless and harmful desires that plunge people into ruin and destruction. A fiery email exchange between Ginia and her older sister … Continue reading

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The biblical view of money – Part 2

So what God chooses to give you, you become a steward of. But you don’t love it. In either case, you love God, serve God, honor God, glorify God and let Him give you what He chooses and you use … Continue reading

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The biblical view of money – Part 1

Jesus said, “It is better to give than to receive.” Give and you get pressed down, shaken and running over There is one who holds everything in his hand and it results in want. If you don’t throw it out … Continue reading

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