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Winning the Living Lottery

This week I read on the local news a young 29 year old women was killed and her new 2 month old baby was rushed to hospital after a drunk driver crashed into her family’s car from behind.   755 more words


Sermon: We Have Seen His Glory

Christmas has been described as the most wonderful time of the year. But for many of us, it can also be the most exhausting and busy time. 2,821 more words


The First Prayer: Heidelberg Catechism~ Lord's Day 47

What is our first priority in prayer? When we pray what is the main goal? Jesus helps us answer this question by placing “Hallowed be your name” at the beginning of the Lord’s Prayer. 811 more words


Getting Into the Kingdom

Admittance to the kingdom of heaven depends upon the forgiveness of sins.  He who is justified from his sins, by that very token, becomes a citizen of the kingdom of Christ.  50 more words


A Faith Worth Teaching (notes)

This book was given to me courtesy of a dear friend.

The historical essays are interesting but nothing earth-shattering.  The true “money” is in the doctrinal essays, especially the ones by Horton and Jones.   488 more words

Book Review

Not Only to Others

Now Thomas, one of the twelve, called the Twin, was not with them when Jesus came. So the other disciples told him, “We have seen the Lord.” But he said to them, “Unless I see in his hands the mark of the nails, and place my finger into the mark of the nails, and place my hand into his side, I will never believe.” 400 more words

Heidelberg Catechism - Question 2-5

Question 2. How many things are necessary for thee to know, that thou in this comfort mayest live and die happily?

Answer. Three things: first, the greatness of my sin and misery.

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