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

New eBook: “The Life of David Brainerd” by Jonathan Edwards

I’m excited to be able to bring you this very specal brand new eBook available for instant download (just CLICK HERE). “The Life of David Brainerd” by Jonathan Edwards is a true Christian classic. A book that has challenged generations of Christians since it was first published in 1749. David Brainerd only lived to the […]

Friday Dispatches – Week Ending 10/12/2012

A collection of assorted postings and pages I picked up while aimlessly wandering around the net this past week.   Erik Raymond posted “A Dying Pastor’s Letter to His Town”. The pastor is a friend of Erik’s, and wrote the letter to the editor of his local newspaper. He is dying of cancer, and wrote […]

5 Famous Christians and the Bible Verses that Converted Them

Romans 10:17 says “Faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.” Down through the centuries God’s Word, even as little as a single verse, has arrested and transformed the lives of men and women who went on to be great gospel soldiers. Here are a handful of those stories; a few of […]

“Resolutions” by Jonathan Edwards [Dead Guy University]

Each Sunday we post a short classic piece from famous Christians signally used by God down through the history of the church. Our focus today is on Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758). The Resolutions of Jonathan Edwards by Jonathan Edwards [Edwards made this now famous list of resolutions, and committed himself to reading them every week to keep his mind focused […]

“Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God” by Jonathan Edwards (Free pdf Download)

We have a brand new eBook available for instant download (just CLICK HERE). “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God” by Jonathan Edwards is the most famous sermon ever preached on American soil.  We have reproduced the entire text of the sermon here in .pdf format for easy download and distribution. It includes a brand new introduction […]

Seek … Do … Teach

“For Ezra had prepared his heart to seek the Law of the Lord, and to do it, and to teach statutes and ordinances in Israel.” (Ezra7:10) I love this character, Ezra. He was an honorable man, chosen by God to lead in the rebuilding of the Temple. He was not a warrior or a king; […]

Paul’s Burden

“For this reason I, Paul, the prisoner of Christ Jesus for you Gentiles … that the Gentiles should be fellow heirs, of the same body, and partakers of His promise in Christ through the gospel” (Ephesians 3:1, 6)   We see here what was driving Paul in his passion for preaching the gospel. He had […]

Viva La Reformacion!

I have been sensing the dealings of God in my heart for some months now; speaking with other pastors and church leaders I am encouraged that many are feeling challenged in remarkably similar ways. It’s my conviction that God is preparing a remnant in the church for an awakening. Indeed it’s already underway in seed […]

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 certain to result in false hope, the introduction of a false standard of Christian experience, […]

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 them immediately. These people will generally be harder to reach again in the […]