Called and beloved

Whether you’ve been reading through the Bible all year, or have just joined us, what a blessing to come to this little letter of Jude! To those who are called, beloved in God the Father and kept for Jesus Christ: (Jude 1) Charles Spurgeon, a famous English preacher of the 19th century, said, “The general call … More Called and beloved

He changes times and seasons; he removes kings and sets up kings;

Even when times were tough, God  had not given up on His people. The book of Daniel is an encouragement that  God has a future  and a plan for His people, all His people. Today we read Daniel 1-2. There are at least three statements in Daniel 1 which reveal the sovereignty of God (His control … More He changes times and seasons; he removes kings and sets up kings;

Job’s friends “comfort” him with condemnation instead of compassion

    Let him not trust in emptiness, deceiving himself,         for emptiness will be his payment.     It will be paid in full before his time,         and his branch will not be green.     He will shake off his unripe grape like the vine,         and cast off his blossom like … More Job’s friends “comfort” him with condemnation instead of compassion

God is NOT hiding!

In our reading from Ezekiel today, chapters 38-39, we see many wonderful promises, many of which encourage us that God indeed WANTS to show us His glory, for us to KNOW Him and see Him in all His glory and mercy and holiness! He is NOT hiding! Be awestruck at the incredible missions promise in … More God is NOT hiding!

Don’t miss the main point of Ezekiel 38-39

As I read commentaries on this passage, I was struck by the sheer volume of information available and the multitude of views on eschatology that were being presented.  One could study these passages and try to figure out the “who-what-where-when-why” of Bible prophecy.  It also struck me that a person could read these chapters, and … More Don’t miss the main point of Ezekiel 38-39