Monthly Archives: March 2011

Jesus, the light of the world

[a childhood friend of julia’s died today of cancer. her passing reminded me of something i wrote some time ago for i’m reposting an edited version here because the same song — and truths — are swimming in my … Continue reading

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Protecting Against One Danger of Being a Bible Church

I love the Bible. And so do the people of Immanuel Bible Church where I have the privilege of pastoring. This is why I watched with deep interest a video posted by Justin Taylor on how to make Scripture more … Continue reading

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Marriage and God’s Wrath

Quote of the day… A profound understanding and fear of God’s wrath is exactly what many marriages need, because without it, the gospel is diluted down to mere human relations and loses its biblical glory. Without a biblical view of God’s wrath, … Continue reading

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The Primacy of Preaching

It is very encouraging to see that Tim Keller is starting (a series?) of blog posts on Martyn Lloyd-Jones and his book Preaching and Preachers (which is being prepared by Zondervan for re-issue in 2012). Keller begins his first post … Continue reading

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Because we all need to live in the shadow of the cross… Shadows David Crowder Band (featuring Lecrae) Life is full of light and shadow Oh, the joy and oh, the sorrow, oh, the sorrow And yet, will He bring … Continue reading

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Sunday Prep

My God My Father Blissful Name 1. My God, my Father, blissful Name!, O may I call Thee mine? May I, with sweet assurance, claim, A portion so divine? 2. This only can my fears control, And bid my sorrows … Continue reading

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