https://youtu.be/NUI0Q0DQRYk 10 minutes w/ Paul Washer, “What does it mean to Fear God?” Sisters, we tend to set our minds and affections upon the things or the persons to whom we fear most. What we focus upon consumes us. And what consumes us, leads us. And sadly, what leads us, rules our hearts. God knows … Continue reading The Fear of the Lord: Studying Proverbs 1 & Luke 12
The Lordship of Jesus
I am trying here to prevent anyone saying the really foolish thing that people often say about Him [that is, Christ]: ‘I’m ready to accept Jesus as a great moral teacher, but I don’t accept His claim to be God.’ That is the one thing we must not say. A man who was merely a … Continue reading The Lordship of Jesus
Bible Verses: The Sufficiency of Jesus
Sisters, let's lay down our old self-reliant ways and put every single care into His hands. For it’s not self-confidence that will carry us through, but dependency upon Christ alone. Wherever you may be right now, take a breath and pray. No question is too lofty, no sorrow is too deep, and no past is … Continue reading Bible Verses: The Sufficiency of Jesus
What is Truth?
Sisters, would you agree that we tend to “stake our lives” on what we deem to be true? That isn’t necessarily a wrong step to take, but it certainly is a profound one! Here’s a hypothetical situation to ponder… Let’s say that you were fast-asleep one evening until you heard an incredibly loud sound downstairs. … Continue reading What is Truth?
Biblical Resources and Apologetics
What is Apologetics? Apologetics is essentially encapsulated in verse 1 Peter 3:15, "always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect..." The word, "defend" in Greek is "apologia." This isn't a fleshly defensiveness but instead … Continue reading Biblical Resources and Apologetics
Scripture and Quotes: “The Importance of Prayer”
"All of us would be wiser if we would resolve never to put people down, except on our prayer lists." - D.A. Carson Friend, when we settle for making “wishes” versus praying, our hearts can become laden with discontentment. And discontentment forgets the goodness and sovereignty of God…which certainly can lead to weariness and discouragement. … Continue reading Scripture and Quotes: “The Importance of Prayer”