Peace if possible. Truth at all costs. ~ Martin Luther

One Unnoticed Life

Every Christian needs to take 10 minutes out to watch this video! It's the story of Mr.Genor. An elderly man who lived in Sydney, Australia. As a young sailor he was wonderfully saved, and so grateful to God that he promised he would try and tell … [Continue reading]

The Few

  Psalm 8:4 "What is man that You are mindful of him?"   David, with even the limited information about the universe that he could observe, was overwhelmed by the immensity of the Creator who stands transcendentally outside of it all as it's … [Continue reading]

New Study Series … Starts This Wednesday

In recent months we've taken a very different approach to our Wednesday night Bible studies, and the feedback we've received from people who've attended has been overwhelmingly enthusiastic.   We've been running short series (6 to 13 weeks), not … [Continue reading]

Romans 3

In the last few posts I've written about our urgent need to return to preaching the law of God. (Scroll down to read them). For most of the church's 2000 year history this was the accepted norm for gospel preaching. Today, however, it seems such a … [Continue reading]

The Perfect Law of God

In today's church, the mere mention of the preaching of "law" incites looks of disdain and suspicion. Ever heard Christians say something like this? ... "Surely to preach law makes you a legalist, and doesn't the Bible teach against that?" "The … [Continue reading]

Wisdom From Some Guys the Church Loves

These are surely famous Christians. Admiring them and eulogizing them is a poor replacement for listening to them and learning from them! "Evermore the Law must prepare the way for the gospel. To overlook this in instructing souls is almost … [Continue reading]

The "R" Word

Here are the scandalous observable facts: 80-90% of people who are recorded as making "a decision for Christ" in today's Evangelical churches do not go on to committed discipleship. They are lost to the faith within a very short time, many of … [Continue reading]

The Peril of Loving Men’s Praise

What a tragic verse of Scripture! John 12:42-43, "Nevertheless even among the rulers many believed in Him, but because of the Pharisees they did not confess Him, lest they should be put out of the synagogue; for they loved the praise of men more than … [Continue reading]

I’ll Take a Resurrection Please!

While there is still life people believe that God can yet heal, preserve, save. Once death has come, however, everyone sees it as too late. But Jesus declares, "I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall … [Continue reading]

"It Will Be Better For You if I Go"

Can you imagine the disciples faces when they heard those words? John 16:7. Jesus said, "Nevertheless I tell you the truth. It is to your advantage that I go away; for if I do not go away, the Helper will not come to you; but if I depart, I will … [Continue reading]

What’s In a Name?

I came up with so many different names for this blog. Some were too cryptic, some were too boring, some sounded high-falutin', and some were just plain lame. In the end I asked myself "What am I all about?" The answer to that question took … [Continue reading]