Good Morning. A good friend asked if I would write sometime about consoling. How did he know that I needed some of that? I’m going to be honest with you. I don’t too much feel like digging through scripture on that right now. But, this was a nudge from God, so let’s see what we … Continue reading 2018-11-14 Bless the Lord, O My Soul.
Good Morning! Just a quick note today. 2 Chronicles 16:9a For the eyes of the Lord run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to give strong support to those whose heart is blameless toward him. 1 John 5:14-15 And this is the confidence that we have toward him, that if we ask anything according … Continue reading 2018-11-13 Intervening Prayer.
Good Morning! As many of you know, I fall along the lines of Reformed Theology in my interpretation of the bible. Now, I’m no expert on all this stuff, so I may need correction from time to time on how I present this. Here’s the nutshell version, in my opinion: We humans, all of us, … Continue reading 2018-11-12 Ticket to Heaven.
Good Morning! James 5:16 Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working. Proverbs 27:17 Iron sharpens iron, and one man sharpens another. The other day I witnessed something that is very uncommon. A … Continue reading 2018-11-08 Besetting Sin.
Good Morning! Before I forget, I would like to make a plug for the Central MN Youth for Christ lunch and dessert fundraisers that are being held on Thursday, November 29, 2018 in St. Cloud, MN. I have known these folks for a long time and have hosted several overnight events at my farm. Great … Continue reading 2018-11-07 Speak Truth.
Good Morning! Philippians 1:21 For me to live is Christ, and to die is gain. My Puritan devotional hit me square again today in its discussion about our reluctance to look at death with anticipation. There was a time in my life, not that long ago, that I truly looked forward to heaven. Don’t get … Continue reading 2018-11-06 Afraid to Die.
Good Morning! Look at this! The 5th of November already! Whew! My pilgrim devo struck a particular chord with me today. It was an excerpt by William Gurnall (1616-1679) from his book “The Christian in Complete Armour.” Wikipedia reports, “It is described as a magazine whence the Christian is furnished with spiritual arms for the … Continue reading 2018-11-05 The Christian In Complete Armour