A Word about Divorce

November 15, 2015
Divorce always happens because of sin, but not every divorce is sinful. In a perfect, unfallen world, there would be no sin. But because we do sin, divorce is not…

Radical Surgery

November 8, 2015
Adultery doesn't just happen. The eye can inflame our sinful hearts, and our hearts move our bodies. Jesus was stating in dramatic terms that we must deal radically with sin. He…

The Saints Still Speak

November 1, 2015
The pastor to the Hebrews sets forth the saints of old in the Hall of Faith (chapter 11 of Hebrews) as examples for us to follow of those who believed…

The Heart of Worship

October 18, 2015
What is the heart of worship? At the center of it all is sacrifice, particularly the Lamb of God who was given in our place. We no longer bring an…

Teaching the World to Sing

October 11, 2015
God has created us to be emotive and thus we love to sing – we must sing. The world sings, too, but it sings songs of what it yearns to…

Kiss the Son

October 4, 2015
Why do the nations (all foolish men) plot revolution against God and his anointed King, the Lord Jesus Christ? It's a guaranteed dead-end to plot against the Almighty. The foolish…

Murder in the Heart

September 27, 2015
Like the Pharisees and other religious leaders of Christ's day, we relax God's commandments. How often have you murdered someone? "Never!" But Christ gets to the heart of the matter.…

Sanctity and Suffering

September 6, 2015
Like soup and sandwich, sanctity and suffering go together. The world, lost in darkness and sin, hates the Light of Christ. Disciples cannot expect to be treated differently, and thus…