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What one pastor read last week (2.12 - 2.18.18)

NOTE: Gonna’ try to start keeping an online record of my reading for work. This will: 1) show others the types of things they could be reading, too; 2) will help me keep a searchable record of the topics I read about, and 3) help me start generating article ideas. 736 more words

My Work

Meet Jonathan Edwards

Jonathan Edwards (1703–1758) has long been regarded as the greatest theologian America has ever produced. He is considered a “Mount Rushmore” figure in the history of Christianity. 1,328 more words

Church History

Promoting Missions in Cold Colorado!

I hardly have time to reflect on and write about our last trip before we are on to the next trip. Dawn and I just returned from cold Colorado. 432 more words

Christianity

Peter is pronounced blessed on this account

And Jesus answered and said unto him, blessed art thou, Simon Bar-jona: for flesh and blood hath not revealed it unto thee, but my Father which its in heaven. 283 more words

Gospel

The Preciousness of Time – Jonathan Edwards (1734)

Time is a precious commodity that must be treasured.  Such is the argument in Jonathan Edward’s piece entitled, The Preciousness of Time and the Importance of Redeeming It… 689 more words

BOOK REVIEWS

Therefore, let every one that is out of Christ, now awake and fly from the wrath to come

Their foot shall slide in due time (Deut. Xxxii. 35).

The observation from the words that I would now insist upon is this. “There is nothing that keeps wicked men at any one moment out of hell, but the mere pleasure of God.” By the mere pleasure of God, I mean his sovereign pleasure, his arbitrary will, restrained by no obligation, hindered by no manner of difficulty, any more than if nothing else but God’s mere will had in the least degree, or in any respect whatsoever, any hand in the preservation of wicked men one moment. 216 more words

Gospel
  • “It is true that by doing great things, something is worshipped, but it is not God.” ~Jonathan Edwards
Jonathan Edwards