Through the Word in 2020 / April 10 – Praying with Asaph

Praying with Asaph Our journey through the Scriptures brings us to the following passages today: Mark 3:1-6; 1 Corinthians 7:1-16; Joshua 19:10-48 And although technically we have no reading from the Psalms today – I’d like us to consider Ps. … Continue reading

Margin notes – The Proverbs 31 Man

The paradigm which is often held up to women, is that they ought to be a “Proverbs 31 wife.” This is based on Proverbs 31:10-31. Precious little seems to be said about the 1st 9 verses and what is said … Continue reading

Margin notes: Proverbs 30:7-9 Makes me wince

7  Two things I ask of you; deny them not to me before I die: 8  Remove far from me falsehood and lying; give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with the food that is needful for me, 9  … Continue reading

Going to Confession and Corona – Revisiting Proverbs 28:13

Proverbs 28:13 – Whoever conceals his transgressions will not prosper, but he who confesses and forsakes them will obtain mercy. It struck me in re-reading this passage this morning, that it has – beyond the more obvious applications below – … Continue reading

Through the Word in 2020 / March 25 – Bookends

We are reading the Bible through together this year, using the Discipleship Journal Reading Plan published by the Navigators. You can download it free of charge from: https://www.navigators.org/resource/bible-reading-plans/ Today’s 4 readings are: Matthew 28:11-20; Romans 16; Psalm 71, Deuteronomy 33-34. … Continue reading

Through the Word in 2020 / March 12 – Do you love His appearing?

We are reading the Bible through together this year, using the Discipleship Journal Reading Plan published by the Navigators. You can download it free of charge from: https://www.navigators.org/resource/bible-reading-plans/ Today’s 4 readings are: Matthew 25:1-13; Romans 8:1-17; Psalm 59, Numbers 28-30. The … Continue reading

Through the Word in 2020 / March 3 – On whose terms?

We are reading the Bible through together this year, using the Discipleship Journal Reading Plan published by the Navigators. You can download it free of charge from: https://www.navigators.org/resource/bible-reading-plans/ Today’s 4 readings are: Matthew 22:1-14; Romans 2; Psalm 50, Numbers 5-6. We … Continue reading

Through the Word in 2020 / March 2 – Sexual Abandon? Or Abandoned to sex?

We are reading the Bible through together this year, using the Discipleship Journal Reading Plan published by the Navigators. You can download it free of charge from: https://www.navigators.org/resource/bible-reading-plans/ Today’s 4 readings are: Matthew 21:33-46; Romans 1:18-32; Psalm 49, Numbers 3-4. If … Continue reading

A gem from J. C. Ryle

If you do not know J.C. Ryle, he was the slightly older contemporary of Spurgeon. In fact Spurgeon referred to him as “an Evangelical champion. One of the bravest and best of men.” Though Spurgeon was an outspoken critic of … Continue reading

1 Corinthians Pt. 23 – Spiritual Immaturity and Disunity in Christ’s Church

1 Corinthians Pt. 23 Reid A Ferguson 1 Corinthians 14:20–25 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Coming to a letter like this one to the Church at Corinth should always cause us both as individuals and as an … Continue reading