January 5 Acts 3

January 5 Acts 3(ESV) The Lame Beggar Healed 3:1 Now Peter and John were going up to the temple at the hour of prayer, the ninth hour. [1] 2 And a man lame from birth was being carried, whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple that is called the Beautiful Gate to ask alms of those … More January 5 Acts 3

January 5 Genesis 12-14

January 5 Genesis 12-14 (ESV) The Call of Abram 12:1 Now the Lord said [1] to Abram, “Go from your country and your kindred and your father’s house to the land that I will show you.2 And I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you and make your name great, so that you will be a … More January 5 Genesis 12-14

Misunderstanding Grace

1 Corinthians 5:1-2:  It is actually reported that there is sexual immorality among you, and of a kind that is not tolerated even among pagans, for a man has his father’s wife. And you are arrogant! Ought you not rather to mourn? Let him who has done this be removed from among you. John Piper … More Misunderstanding Grace

Divine Prescription

We learn from Mark 2:13-17 that Jesus is a physician.  The Scribes and Pharisees complained that he was eating and drinking with  sinners. But Jesus told them that those who are healthy don’t need a doctor, but the sick sure do.  Here is J. C. Ryle: The Lord Jesus did not come into the world, … More Divine Prescription

No Day Like It

And the Lord said to Joshua, “Do not fear them, for I have given them into your hands. Not a man of them shall stand before you.” So Joshua came upon them suddenly, having marched up all night from Gilgal. And the Lord threw them into a panic before Israel, who struck them with a great … More No Day Like It

More of God’s Grace

Joshua summoned them, and he said to them, “Why did you deceive us, saying, ‘We are very far from you,’ when you dwell among us? Now therefore you are cursed, and some of you shall never be anything but servants, cutters of wood and drawers of water for the house of my God.” They answered … More More of God’s Grace