A Tale of Two Kings

Hello, dear Reader, I would like to discuss two passages in the Bible that detail the account of two kings, a father and a son, who heard the words of God.  It is remarkable to observe each of their responses to hearing the words of God and their actions that followed.  From these examples we … Continue reading A Tale of Two Kings

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Husbands Love Your Wives (Ephesians 5)

Greetings, brothers and sisters in Christ.  What follows is meditation on Ephesians 5 regarding the responsibility--rather the privilege in marriage of being an earthly demonstration of a heavenly reality.  The former being a husband's love for his wife, and the latter the love of Christ for the church.  This brief paper is in no way … Continue reading Husbands Love Your Wives (Ephesians 5)

The Will of God and the Means to Do It (Part 4)

“…for to will is present with me, but how to perform what is good I do not find” (Rom. 7:18b).  In our last post (Part 3) we examined the wrong way believers sometimes go about trying to perform that which is good—human effort, vows, resolutions, a determination to self-reform, gritting our teeth, etc.—in a word, … Continue reading The Will of God and the Means to Do It (Part 4)

The Will of God and the Means to Do it (Part 3)

 “…for to will is present with me, but how to perform what is good I do not find” (Rom. 7:18b).  In part 1 of this series we gave some general thoughts concerning the truth of this verse, and in part 2 we discussed the first half of the verse: the will or inner desire to … Continue reading The Will of God and the Means to Do it (Part 3)