Monthly Archives: December 2014

The Hermeneutic of Humility

Originally posted on Possessing the Treasure:
by Mike Ratliff 1 But realize this, that in the last days difficult times will come. 2 For men will be lovers of self, lovers of money, boastful, arrogant, revilers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful,…

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The Nature of Sin

Originally posted on holdingforthhisword:
Sin is the outward expression of the hostility reserved for God that resides in breasts of all mankind.  Sin is manifested in transgressing God’s Holy Laws and in silencing the echo of the image of God…

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Back in harness again

I’ve been away for just over a week as I’m upgrading to a new computer. My beloved Medion, (poor baby!) is hard-hit with various problems. After about two and a half years of hard graft, it’s age is showing. Bit … Continue reading

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The Suffering Servant

Originally posted on The Life Project:
Isaiah 53 In Isaiah 53, the prophet describes for us a servant who would be despised, rejected and die; with the result of saving many.  The poem here actually begins with verse 13 of…

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Not Fear, Not Duty, But Love

Originally posted on Learning To Be Full Of Grace And Truth.:
The freedom that Christ gives us is the desire to obey the law not out of fear or duty, but out of love for God. We are still commanded…

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Do you not know that a little leaven leavens the whole lump?

Originally posted on Possessing the Treasure:
by Mike Ratliff 1 The Pharisees and Sadducees came up, and testing Jesus, they asked Him to show them a sign from heaven. 2 But He replied to them, “ When it is evening,…

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Seeking After Christ, Part 2

Originally posted on Learning To Be Full Of Grace And Truth.:
Tuesdays with Edwards! Two hundred seventy four years ago this month, Jonathan Edwards preached a sermon on the wise men following the star to find Jesus in Bethlehem focusing…

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