In Christ

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ, even as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world to be holy and blameless before Him…” This is how the...

Possessions and True Identity

The material world provides a powerful and seductive replacement for true identity. A big house isn’t just nice to look at and live in; if it’s yours, it makes you feel good about yourself. A luxurious car isn’t simply a reliable source of transportation; it functions...

Have You Considered Lent?

Nathan Finn has written a short, helpful argument as to why he observes the season of Lent, and why he thinks you should, too. As a Baptist, I do not believe we should bind people’s consciences by prescribing extra-biblical traditions. And like many good Christian...

Affliction Deliverance

Many are the afflictions of the righteous, but the LORD delivers him out of them all. Psalm 34:19 Yesterday I looked at how David in this psalm sees and glorifies God because He saved David from his fears. Today, we see that God does more than save from fears; He also...

Fear Deliverence

I sought the Lord, and he answered me and delivered me from all my fears. Psalm 34:4 In the context of seeing The Lord save him from the hand of Abimelech, David writes the above verse as an encouragement to his readers (or hearers) to look to God in times of trouble...