A Believer’s Confession

Written to be sung to the tune of “Jesus Thy Blood and Righteousness.” An explanation of why I’ve written this comes at the end.   Lord I confess, you are God alone Sov’reign o’er all on thine eternal throne In … Continue reading

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

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

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

As I was reading today: A Sweet Taste of Newton

The second stanza of the poem below is one I’ve had inscribed on the flyleaf of my Bible for nearly 20 years. It wasn’t until today that I happened upon the entire text as recorded in Vol 3 of Newtons … Continue reading

Praying for the Holy Spirit

As we were singing in worship this morning, that old hymn by Edwin Hatch “Breathe on me Breath of God” – I could not help but think back to the words of the Puritan John Owen regarding our need to … Continue reading