Letter to the Church at Philadelphia – Sermon notes

Revelation Part 9 – Philadelphia Rev. 3:7-13 Psalm 33 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Philadelphia – the “city of brotherly love.” That is what the word philadephia means: love of brothers. It wasn’t named that because that … Continue reading

A thought on 1 Corinthians 10:13

God the Father is so good and gracious to His blood-bought ones, that He never allows them to be subjected to any trial, temptation or tribulation – but He is omnisciently confident we can overcome and benefit from: Through the … Continue reading

As I was Reading Today – A Tasty Bit of Newton

John Newton wrote hundreds if not thousands of poems. During his tenure pastoring in rural Olney, England, he compiled many of his own compositions and those of William Cowper into a collection known as The Olney Hymns. He wanted them … Continue reading

As I was reading today – In Numbers 21

Numbers 21:5 “And the people spoke against God and against Moses, “Why have you brought us up out of Egypt to die in the wilderness? For there is no food and no water, and we loathe this worthless food.” What … Continue reading

2 Peter Part 7 / Sermon Notes: Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing

2 Peter Part 7 Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing A Warning against False Teachers 2 Peter Ch. 2 / Deut. 13:1-15     AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE As we have noted several times since beginning this study, … Continue reading

The Announcement – A Christmas Poem

From Luke 2:8–20 And in the same region there were shepherds out in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. 9 And an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around … Continue reading

Jesus, Light of the World: A Christmas Eve Meditation

Jesus Light of the World A Christmas Eve Meditation John 1:1-14   It is not at all surprising that John begins his Gospel with these multiple references to light.   7 Times in these opening 14 vss.   As the … Continue reading