Radicals: Their Lord A Study in the Sermon on the...
In the cross of Christ, as in a splendid theatre, the incomparable goodness of...– John Calvin (via thewaythetruththelife)
Christopher Lazo: ...one another →
taste-see-enjoy: “One Another” Commands in the Bible ”One another” commands are found 59x in the New Testament. A few are repeated more than once. (not all references are here) 1.. Members One of Another — Rom. 12:3-5; Eph. 4:25 2.. Minister to One Another — 1 Pet. 4:10 3.. Edify (Build Up) One Another — Rom. 14:19; 1 Thess. 5:11 4.. Teach One Another — Col. 3:16 ...
In the same way we also, when we were children, were enslaved to the elementary principles of the world. But when the fullness of time had come, God sent forth his Son, born of woman, born under the law, to redeem those who were under the law, so that we might receive adoption as sons. And because you are sons, God has sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, crying, “Abba! Father!” So you are...
Humility Pastor Andrew Gray
Radicals: Their Commitments Part 2 A Study in the...
Radicals: Their Commitments Part 1 A Study in the...
Make a joyful noise to the LORD, all the earth! Serve the LORD with gladness! Come into his presence with singing! Know that the LORD, he is God! It is he who made us, and we are his; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture. Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him; bless his name! For the LORD is good; his steadfast love endures...
I believe that as often as I transgress, God is more ready to forgive me than I...– Charles Spurgeon (via thereforethecross)
Iranian Pastor Charged With Apostasy. →
The Assize Court of the province of Gilan, in Iran, has officially charged Pastor Youcef Nardarkhani with denying that Mohammed was a prophet. The court stated that this resulted in apostasy because Nardarkhani believes in Jesus and has shared his faith with others, according to The Voice of the Martyrs. The indictment, which was issued by a public prosecutor in the presence of a jury,...
The Happy Gates of Gospel Grace →
Dear God, the treasures of thy love Are everlasting mines, Deep as our helpless miseries are, And boundless as our sins. The happy gates of gospel grace Stand open night and day, Lord, we are come to seek supplies, And drive our wants away. Isaac Watts, “The Invitation of the Gospel”
Time For Action on Behalf of the Persecuted Church... →
I am writing with an urgent request and a call to immediate action. Sayed Mossa is a new believer in Afghanistan who is in jail in Afghanistan because he decided, of his own free choice, to follow Jesus. In this letter he managed to smuggle out through the hands of a Westerner, he describes daily beatings, torture, and sexual molestation. He stands to be executed for his decision to follow...
You would not have called to me unless I had been calling to you,” said the...– C.S. Lewis from Chronicles of Narnia (via pilgrimspress)
Jesus showed grace, mercy and kindness to those who needed it most, but deserved...– Britt Merrick (via thereforethecross)
God, give us tears for our sins. Forgive us for being so shallow in prayer, so...– John Piper (via mindfulcreation)
Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them, and those who are mistreated, since you also are in the body. (Hebrews 13:3 ESV)
IDOP 2010- Hearing Their Cry
Radicals: Their Relationships A Study in the...
Face All Red →
suprcollidr: This is crazy creepy awesome. (Via Mrgan). Interesting!
Do you love the cross because it makes much of you? Or do you love the cross...– John Piper (via valleysandmountains)
When you are united to Christ, then all that is Christ’s becomes yours: Access...– Tullian Tchividjian (via akosipax)
please be praying for our brothers and sisters in... →
chaispice: Following Sunday’s cathedral attack which killed more than 50 people, al-Qaida has threatened more attacks on the Christians in Iraq, in a statement carrying a warning that Christians would be “extirpated and dispersed” from Iran. The statement said: “All Christian centres, organisations and institutions, leaders and followers, are legitimate targets for the muhajideen wherever they...
When the merciful Father saw that we were being oppressed through the Law, that...– – Martin Luther on Galatians 3:13 Quoted by Timothy George in, “The Atonement in Martin Luther’s Theology,” The Glory of the Atonement (274-275)
The gospel doesn’t simply ignite the Christian life; it’s the fuel that keeps...– Tullian Tchividjian (via akosipax)
The main reason God has given us minds is that we might seek out and find all...– John Piper, Think: The life of the Mind and the Love of God(Wheaton, Ill.; Crossway, 2010), 15.
Jesus is Lord: A challenge →
peacenotwar: Next time you pray for healing for either yourself or someone else, instead first pray that you or they would treasure Christ as supremely valuable even over and above physical health. Our God is a jealous God, he wants us to want Him more than physical healing. When it comes to asking God for…
Vote Like Your Not Voting by Jared Wilson →
Huh? On this day of elections, a snippet from probably my favorite political piece ever, Let Christians Vote As Though They Were Not Voting by John Piper: We are not here to possess. We are here to lay up treasures in heaven. This world matters. But it is not ultimate. It is the stage for living in such a way to show that this world is not our God, but that Christ is our God. It is the stage for...
Free Audiobook download of Don't Waste Your Life... →
This month’s download is Don’t Waste Your Life by John Piper
prayfordaisy: Daisy’s preliminary CT results look clear! Final results tomorrow. Thank you Jesus and thank you all for your prayers.