Tag «Jesus Christ»

A Model for Giving Thanks

1 Chronicles 16:8-36Oh give thanks to the Lord, call upon His name;Make known His deeds among the peoples.9 Sing to Him, sing praises to Him;Speak of all His wonders.10 Glory in His holy name;Let the heart of those who seek the Lord be glad. This is one big celebration. They had a wonderful meal and …

A Triune Trust

Who are you trusting in? This… Or A Triune God! Spurgeon asks “On whom dost thou trust?” “I trust,” says the Christian, “a triune God—Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. I trust the Father, believing that he has chosen me from before the foundations of the world; I trust him as my father, to care for …

The Hope Of Our Calling Is…

I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened, so that you will know what is the hope of His calling, what are the riches of the glory of His inheritance in the saints, 19 and what is the surpassing greatness of His power toward us who believe. These are in accordance with …

Worship is…

Praise is really the chief object of all public acts of worship. We all need to examine ourselves at this point. We must remember that the primary purpose of worship is to give praise and thanksgiving to God. Worship should be of the mind and of the heart. It does not merely mean repeating certain …

Sweet Grace

“Remember how the Lord your God led you through the wilderness for forty years, to humble you.” Deut. 8:2 We learn humility by a deep discovery of what we are; by an opening up of . . . the corruption, the weakness, the wickedness, of our fallen nature. The Lord’s way of teaching His people …

A Nation Under God?

Watch and listen to this monumental sermon preached last Sunday, as Pastor John MacArthur opens with these words… The church of Jesus Christ of course is the assembly of His followers, that’s why we’re here, we follow Him. The message that the Lord has laid upon my heart this morning will be a sobering message. …

What is Selfishness?

Who are you that everything should happen just as you wish? Should the weather be fine simply because you want it to be so when a thousand fields are gasping for rain? Should you have the channels of trade turned in your direction when, if that were the case, scores of others would be beggared? …

It’s Not Easy To Be A Christian

Christ did not so much give rules for special cases—as principles to govern all conduct. “I tell you who hear Me: Love your enemies; do good to those who hate you.” Luke 6:27 Loving enemies is not a natural affection. This is not an easy lesson to learn! It is never easy to be a …

The Healthy Church

There should be some non-negotiables on which you must never compromise. In particular, make certain that the church is committed to: The Bible as the fully inspired, inerrant, infallible and authoritative Word of God. That God is exalted as holy, sovereign and all-wise. That salvation is by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone. …

Good Works and Motive

“But when you give to the needy — do not let your left hand know what your right hand is doing, so that your giving may be in secret.” Matthew 6:3-4 There are some people who want every good thing they do, to be well advertised. If they give money to some good cause — …