Great is His Faithfulness

2 Timothy 2:13, If we are faithless, He remains faithful, for He cannot deny Himself. Psalm 117:2, For great is His steadfast love toward us, and the faithfulness of the LORD endures forever. Praise the LORD!” One of my favourite hymns in the Lutheran hymnal (LSB #809) is Great is Thy Faithfulness: Great is Thy faithfulness O God […]

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Treasure

It is so easy to compare ourselves to others. Most of all, we compare what we have (or don’t have) to the belongings of others. It is easy to compare your job with somebody else’s job. We deduce a manager makes twice as much as we do, or a CEO makes ten times as much […]

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Everything Is A Theological Issue

Everything is a theological issue. What do I mean by this? The context of this thought comes from 2 Corinthians 10:4, “For the weapons of our warfare are not of flesh but have divine power to destroy strongholds.” And Ephesians 6:11-18 about wearing the armour of God. We quote these verses all the time and even do numerous Bible studies […]

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Helping God

Genesis 16:1-2, 15, Now Sarai, Abram’s wife, had borne him no children. She had a female Egyptian servant whose name was Hagar. And Sarai said to Abram, “Behold now, the LORD has prevented me from bearing children. Go in to my servant; it may be that I shall obtain children by her.” And Abram listened to […]

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Review: Why Should I Trust the Bible?

Author: Rev. A Trevor Sutton Publisher: St. Louis: Concordia Publishing House, 2016 Rating: 5/5 stars CPH Price: $11.99 Bottom Line Every Christian needs to read this book. Why? To quote from Rev. Dr. Patrick Ferry in the foreword, “Absolute truth is a concept inherent to the Christian faith but not much in step with the relativist worldview that is […]

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God’s Word is Not a Buffet

John 20:11-16, But Mary stood weeping outside the tomb, and as she wept she stooped to look into the tomb. And she saw two angels in white, sitting where the body of Jesus had lain, one at the head and one at the feet. They said to her, “Woman, why are you weeping?” She said to […]

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Rooted in the Faith: Faithfulness

Galatians 5:22-23, “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control; against such things there is no law.” Jesus said, “If anyone would come after Me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow Me” (Luke 9:23). Many English translations erroneously translate it as, “he must deny himself,” but […]

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