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11 Quotes From “How Great Is Our God”

Scholars, tradesmen, politicians, theologians, pastors, and martyrs—all have spoken or written about the greatness of God over the past two millennia. In How Great Is Our God we are treated to a sampling of these writings. 744 more words

A word in season - Jesus Christ

John 6

35 And Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life. He who comes to Me shall never hunger, and he who believes in Me shall never thirst.  142 more words

Pilgrim's Progress Revisited

Communion Meditation 28: The Wedding Feast of the Lamb

An important aspect of the doctrine of the Lord’s Supper focuses on typology. In particular, the sacrament of the Lord’s Supper is a foretaste of the wedding feast of the Lamb. 706 more words

Lord's Supper

Thursdays With Oswald—Becoming Bread

This is a weekly series with things I’m reading and pondering from Oswald Chambers. You can read the original seed thought here, or type “Thursdays With Oswald” in the search box to read more entries. 397 more words

Communion Meditation 19: Communion with the Smitten Christ

Often, when we partake of the Lord’s Supper, we meditate on the triumphant Christ who has defeated all of His enemies. The reality behind the Lord’s Supper is the heavenly feast acclaiming the Lamb who has conquered. 506 more words

Lord's Supper

A Slow Death

Why should I feel discouraged and why should the shadows come?
Why should my heart be lonely and long for heaven and home?
When Jesus is my portion, a constant Friend is He, … 758 more words

A Meditation on Easter Sunday

The 134th Psalm begins with the invitation;

“Come, bless the LORD, all you servants of the LORD” (ESV)

    Every day the Lord is worthy for our blessings towards Him, every day. 239 more words