A Profound Discipleship

Today, through the marvel of modern medicine, we can do heart bypasses, heart transplants and install artificial hearts. But no one can make an unclean heart clean once it becomes dirty. We cannot fix it to live in eternity with a infinitely holy God. It is through the process of biblical discipleship that you and […]

Only He Can Transform the Heart

“Give up the struggle and the fight; relax in the omnipotence of the Lord Jesus; look up into His lovely face and as you behold Him, He will transform you into His likeness. You do the beholding–He does the transforming. There is no short-cut to holiness.” –Alan Redpath “Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among […]

The Time is Ripe, [Ascension Truths]

9 After saying this, he was taken up into a cloud while they were watching, and they could no longer see him. 10 As they strained to see him rising into heaven, two white-robed men suddenly stood among them. Acts 1:9-10 Look at the disciples. There were 500 standing with their mouths open tracking Jesus’ ascension. They […]

To Sit and Wait, by JR Miller

“Sit ye here while I go and pray yonder.”    Matthew 26:36, KJV by J.R. Miller You and I have often felt that experience, that disappointment. There has arisen, mayhap [‘perhaps’] a great opportunity for Christian service. Some are sent to the front; some are sent to the middle. But WE are made to lie down in the […]

A Life for a Life

I We must decide upon some things. This is not easy theology. It calls us to take decisive action. The idea of Jesus dying on the cross for my sin is brutal. I’m left with the idea that I contributed to His death. But my sin had to be covered, and alas, and He did […]