cf. Philippians 1:6; 2:13
Sanctifying the Day A Call to Worship to Welcome the Day “The LORD gathers His people, for He loves to hear their praises. Those who are wise, attend to His words and consider the lovingkindness of their God. And so that is what we will do. We will praise Him, and we will awaken our … More Welcome the New Day with Joy
Sanctifying the Day A Call to Worship “Just like yesterday, and the day before yesterday, and the day before yesterday’s yesterday, and 46 years worth of yesterdays, and 2000 years of yesterdays, and for 100’s of millions of years in the future, our God is deserving of praise. For His faithfulness is from everlasting to … More This: What it Means to be “To the Praise of His Glory”
Sanctifying the Day — A Morning Call to Worship “Because we love the Lord, our heart cries out, all that is within us cries out, ‘Bless His holy name!’ We don’t forget all His benefits; we don’t forget His forgiveness of all our sin; we don’t forget that He has redeemed us from the pit, … More Because We Love the Lord . . .
Here is a startling observation. Nowhere in the Scipture are we told to develop leaders. Yet leaders for the church is one of the crying needs of our generation, in fact, of every generation. It seems in Scripture, that the assumption is that leaders will be developed in the natural process of making disciples. Out … More Where Do We Find the Leaders the Church Needs?
The Battle We Must Win This is a follow-up to yesterday’s post about “Don’t Grow Weary in Doing Good.” I am finding that the topic of spiritual battle is much on my mind these days. And part of my thinking is that perhaps as at no other time in my life and ministry, I am … More Praying Against “High Places”
Idea: Consider reading to the sound track of the BLOG. (“Aubre’s Gift” and the black bar to the right of this line.) Sanctifying the Day — A Call to Worship — “Oh come, let us sing to the LORD; let us make a joyful noise to the Rock of our salvation! Let … More Entering into Rest
Today we had our first ever ZOOM meeting with 7 prayer warriors. We had one more than usual, and for 55 minutes we prayed for one thing—revival. All went well until the very end when ZOOM failed on one end, and for two others, Comporium failed. Just one of those things? Just the kind of … More Do Not Grow Weary in Doing Good
Sanctifying the Day — Remember the Sovereignty of God Call to Worship — “The Lord has been our dwelling place in all generations. Before He created the mountains before he even formed the earth even from everlasting to everlasting our God has been thinking about us; planning to redeem us, planning to rescue us, planning … More The Comfort and Power of God’s Sovereignty
We all have different ways of studying and making appropriate application of the word of God. One of the things that I do is I try to think how I would teach the pasage or material to someone else. How would a non-Christian respond to this? How would a man respond to this truth? How … More Ten Commandments for Children