The Father’s Bargain—John Flavel In the later 1600's John Flavel wrote this picture of the God the Father talking with His dear Son regarding the hopeless and sinless state. This has come to be known as, "The Father's Bargain." “Here you may suppose the Father to say, when driving his bargain with Christ for you. … Continue reading The Father’s Bargain: John Flavel
Have you felt distracted in your faith? Has God not been preeminent in your life? Have you allowed apathy to creep in? If so, the message below may just be what you need to hear to turn this all around. Including this message, I have included a link to free downloads to my last six … Continue reading Five Minutes: Distraction and Apathy in The Christian Life
Statistics of Death. As I am thinking about updating and republishing, "Realities of a True Christian," I am today reminded of a quote that is in chapter two. I originally found this quote in Leonard Ravenhill's book, "Revival God's Way," page 145. The statistics were awful. Take note of the year. “Here is a report … Continue reading Statistics of Death
If you are like me, you do not always talk about what you should, and you may not always trust as you should, and you may not always be a witness as we are called. But, does this mean we do not strive forward? Shall we not believe all of God's word, regardless if false … Continue reading What is Our Boast, Our Trust, Our Witness?
Resolve. Without a doubt, especially as the days grow so ever darker, we, especially us men, need a holy and right resolve unto godliness. Recently, the Scripture passage below has been exceptionally convicting and challenging for me. I pray that these words will stick firmly in the mind and grip the depths of our innermost … Continue reading Resolve.
Grace Upon Grace Story of May Eighteenth Download a FREE eBook (PDF) here: Grace Upon Grace Order book Amazon May the Lord be glorified, my wife be honored and my kids grow in the true grace of God. As special thank you, to my wonderful wife Trish – Your love, patience and endurance for me is … Continue reading Grace Upon Grace: A Story of May Eighteenth
In 1740, George Whitefield, a man greatly used of God in launching the first great awakening, and a man to whom I love to read, wrote to John Wesley, a close friend, “I never read anything that Calvin wrote.” He was also quoted as saying, “I embrace the Calvinistic scheme, not because of Calvin, but … Continue reading Thoughts with Whitefield
It is the power of God working conversion in the lives of men (and women) as men choose to embrace the love of God in and through Christ's propitiation that was demonstrated for all. For God has indeed made Himself known - yet most will deny Him and deny His love. But those who truly … Continue reading The Collision of Will and the Constraining Love of Christ
I know what you may be thinking, you're thinking, this guy is going to write another article supporting President Trump, well you're wrong! This article really is not centered on Donald Trump, nor really even Christian persecution. Rather, my topic is centered on pastors, preachers, leaders in the professing church. There is without a doubt, … Continue reading Persecution: It Takes The President – Be Ashamed!