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Pastoral Letter December 2017

“Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.”
 — Isaiah 7:14
Let us to-day go down to Bethlehem, and in company with wondering shepherds and adoring Magi, let us see Him who was born King of the Jews, for we by faith can claim an interest in Him, and can sing, “Unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given.” Jesus is Jehovah incarnate, our Lord and our God, and yet our brother and friend; let us adore and admire. 236 more words

Pastoral Letters

An addendum on scientists

I have had for some time on my shelf Tom Nettles huge tome on Spurgeon, Living by Revealed Truth. I started trying to read it cover to cover but it’s a huge thing and have typically dipped into it here and there. 341 more words

Head Knowledge Is Heart Knowledge

Many people have made a distinction between head knowledge and heart knowledge. Head knowledge is typically seen as an impersonalized knowledge of facts, information, figures, etc. 985 more words

When Life Gets Hard, I (Guess) I'll Take It as a Compliment

“Whenever God means to make a man great — He always breaks him in pieces first.”

C.H. Spurgeon

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The Mixing of the Seed - Part Four

In every Hebrew copy of B’resheet (that is the book of Genesis to those who speak English) there is a word that is never pronounced. It is the fourth word on any Hebrew scroll of B’resheet. 2,468 more words

Hearing From God

Devotional reading in 2017

In a New Year, many Christians have aims to read their Bible more and/or to use a devotional. I already blogged on Bible reading. Today a few thoughts on devotionals. 668 more words

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