God's Word upholds everything moment by moment. The total coherence and dependence of the creation refers us back to the Creator God.
God’s Word upholds everything moment by moment. The total coherence and dependence of the creation refers us back to the Creator God.
For the sake of the gospel we must be prepared to repent of our sins, deny ourselves, and lose our lives.
In answering the disciples' question about the destruction of the temple, Jesus foretells signs of an imminent temporal event which will take place in the lifetime of his audience. Instead of end times speculation, the church needs to be busy with gospel proclamation and mission.
Knowing the text of Scripture is not the same as knowing the powerful Word of God. Knowing the love of God personally gives us a heart that will love God whole-heartedly as well as our neighbour.
We have received a kingdom and an inheritance, but woe to us if we now take offence at God's Word. The Lord will crush those who deny Him the fruit of His vineyard.
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