2 Short Communion Poems from Last Lord’s Day

As we gathered around the Lord’s Table last Sunday evening, we spent our time contemplating 1 Tim. 1:15  “The saying is trustworthy and deserving of full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I … Continue reading

A few snippets from today’s reading – Newton

These from letters in vol. 2 of Newton’s Works. To one who after walking with God many years, is now alarmed at discovering new depths of sin within: “the examples of the saints recorded in Scripture prove (and indeed of the … Continue reading

Some snippets from today’s reading.

These 4 snippets from the Cardiphonia of John Newton are not connected in any way. They are simply 4 random things that struck me while reading his letters today. Each from a different letter. The 4th one will be of … Continue reading

Sermon notes for 2 Peter part 3 – Knowing Jesus

2 Peter Part 3 2 Peter 1:1-4 Knowing Jesus AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE ACCESSED HERE I would like to buy three dollars worth of God, please. Not enough to explode my soul and disturb my sleep. Not enough … Continue reading

As I was Reading Today – a Sweet Taste of Newton

Ge 22:13–14: And Abraham lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, behind him was a ram, caught in a thicket by his horns. And Abraham went and took the ram and offered it up as a burnt offering instead … 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

Sermon Notes for Introduction to 2 Peter: Parting Words

PARTING WORDS A Study in 2 Peter Part 1 Introduction & Overview   The last words of people when they are about to die have always been of great interest to me. They tell you so much about what the … Continue reading