I’m currently in my second reading of Timothy Keller’s book, “Prayer: Experiencing Awe and Intimacy with God”. This is a fabulous book on prayer. Dr Keller spends time going through George Herbert’s poem, viz., “Prayer (I)”. What a wonderful set of words which richly describes the highs and lows of prayer. If you want a…… Continue reading George Herbert’s “Prayer (I)”
I was listening to a sermon by Alistair Begg today. It was a Truth For Life Daily Program podcast. The sermon title was Citizens of Heaven. During the sermon, Pastor Begg mentioned the Anglican minister, Augustus Toplady, and a hymn he penned, viz., A debtor to mercy alone. What a remarkable hymn and a fantastic…… Continue reading A debtor to mercy alone
I’ve been alive for more than 50 years, and in all that time, It’s only been in the last few months that I’ve heard about the postmodern age. Apparently the postmodern age is the age in which we live in 2021. https://youtu.be/SLdX7D3Jy4A The post-modern post-Christian world In the last few months—due to a growing hunger…… Continue reading Alistair Begg: No place for truth
I’m just listening to a sermon on mercy by Alistair Begg. Alistair is sharing from Titus 3:1–11. “Remind them to be submissive to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work, to speak evil of no one, to avoid quarreling, to be gentle, and to show perfect courtesy toward all people.…… Continue reading Alistair Begg: Have Mercy
This is the first time I’ve listened to Sinclair Ferguson. I found this message so compelling. It could have partially been because this man’s voice is so compelling too. https://youtu.be/AK0x4E_UJqQ
Proverbs 20:7. The righteous lead blameless loves. Blessed are their children after them. Proverbs 20:7 ESV The righteous who walks in his integrity— blessed are his children after him!
I use the Bible app on my smartphone. Every day I read the verse of the day, watch the video, read the devotional, and read the prayer. I like this app because it also has a great search feature which makes bible study easier. I can also listen to the Bible read to me while…… Continue reading Simply Good News
Galatians 5:14 “For the whole law is fulfilled in one word: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.”” Galatians 5:14 ESV “For the whole law is fulfilled in one word: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.””
Atlas coffee while meditating on Matthew 6:25 ““Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?”
Morning coffee from Songlines Cafe while meditating on Romans 8:26. The Spirit intercedes for us when we know not what to pray.