Category Archives: Devotionals

Hudson Taylor

In the summer of 1865, Hudson Taylor became tremendously burdened for the land of China. His biographer reports that he also became greatly troubled about the church he was attending in Brighton, England. As he looked around the congregation he … Continue reading

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To The Glory of God

Psalm 115:1 (NKJV) 1  Not unto us, O LORD, not unto us, But to Your name give glory, Because of Your mercy, Because of Your truth. 1 Corinthians 10:31 (NKJV) 31  Therefore, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you … Continue reading

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Bible-Reading Plans for 2017

Psalm 119:105 (NKJV) 105  Your word is a lamp to my feet And a light to my path. When I was growing up I was taught that the only way I could grow as a Christian was through church attendance, … Continue reading

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God With Us

Matthew 1:23 (NKJV) 23  “Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel,” which is translated, “God with us.” (Isaiah 7:14) It has been said that at Christmas we celebrate the … Continue reading

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God, Help! “No!”

Colossians 2:6 (ESV) 6  Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, Did the title confuse you?  Did it seem counter intuitive? Have you not asked God for help?  And if that is the case why … Continue reading

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The God of the Universe and You

Galatians 4:4-5 (ESV) 4  But when the fullness of time had come, God sent forth his Son, born of woman, born under the law, 5  to redeem those who were under the law, so that we might receive adoption as … Continue reading

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Perseverance Of The Saints and the Westminster Confession

Whenever I hear someone critical of the doctrine of the security of the believer, and properly called the “perseverance of the saints”, the question comes up;  “Is he a Baptist?”  This doctrine is not peculiar to Baptists but is held … Continue reading

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Gospel Thanks

The great English pastor and commentator Matthew Henry (1662-1714) wrote a book on prayer just two years before his death;  “A Method for Prayer.”   It is the result of a life of meditating upon and praying through the Scriptures. This book … Continue reading

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A Heart of Gratitude

Romans 1:21 (ESV) 21  For although they knew God, they did not honor him as God or give thanks to him, but they became futile in their thinking, and their foolish hearts were darkened. This passage diagnosed the real heart … Continue reading

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A Prayer for all Seasons

 “For this cause I bow my knees unto the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,” Eph 3:14 “That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love, 18 May be able to comprehend … Continue reading

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