Attention Ladies (and men)

This article is from a dear sister, Stephanie Bys, who is a missionary in one of the poorest regions of the world. She and her husband and children gave up their careers, sold their possessions and moved to help teach and care for the poorest of the poor. They have faced opposition from so called …

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Helps for the new and young Christian

Welcome to another new year and another new season in history as another new president has come into office in the United States. As this year begins, many changes are happening in our family as well. I have recently accepted a new position in Wisconsin and will be moving in the next few weeks. The …

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A New Kind of Fasting

A New Kind of Fasting Do not love the world. (1 John 2:15) [taken from Banner of Truth] It is no coincidence that the men whom God uses powerfully in the work of his kingdom always have one thing in common. This is true with the early church fathers – men like Irenaeus, Origen, and …

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An Open Letter From A Not So Famous Christian Author To Professing Christians Regarding The Election Issues

An Open Letter From A Not So Famous Christian Author To Professing Christians Regarding The Election Issues Hmmm... I could say so much and yet, why? Why play the fool as so many have seeming left the "simplicity and purity of devotion to Christ."(2 Corinthians 11:3) Instead, a few thoughts to seriously and biblically ponder. …

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Blights and Blemishes: Don Currin

BLIGHTS AND BLEMISHES In recent years I have learned of former lovers of Christ who through neglect, or willful disobedience, have incurred moral or spiritual blights that shall not be wiped away. Cancers such as bitterness, self - conceit and secret sin have eaten away at their spiritual existence. Viewing themselves as fully justified in …

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So, I was asked…

So, I was asked today, "Do you believe in individual election for salvation?" After talking with many people, I know that this often comes with much baggage and often a hidden agenda. The context is that this was asked in a very public and online social scene. There were also many other issues that were …

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Resolutions: Jonathan Edwards

Early in his first letter to the church in Corinth, Paul made a bold resolution by saying, "For I decided to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and him crucified." (1 Corinthians 2:2, ESV) In the New American Standard the word determined is used, and in the New International Version the word resolved is …

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God’s Faithfulness and Correction

Last Saturday at our prayer meeting, we opened with Psalm 89:27-37. God's faithfulness to David and Israel is astounding. Even more so, God is faithful to His Son and those who would take up their cross and follow after Him. It is my hope and prayer that you find incredible joy and peace and praise …

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What Do I Really Want To See?

Lately I have been spending a lot of time with the Lord asking Him for a greater and more powerful move of His hand and a greater demonstration in the conviction of His Spirit – conviction and power in my private life, power in my family life, power in my public life and power in …

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