Lord, Your Word makes such a difference! When everything seems so hopeless, we turn to Your Word, and we find that there is ‘hope’ (Psalm 119:49). When we are going through a time of terrible ‘suffering’, we turn to Your Word, and we find ‘comfort’ (Psalm 119:50,52). When everything seems to be going so badly, […]Read More Lord, Your Word makes such a difference!
“May all, who seek You, rejoice and be glad in You! May those who love your salvation continually say, ‘God is great!’” (Psalm 70:4). When, Lord, we’re going through “many terrible troubles”, help us to look beyond our problems, to look to You, to know that You are our “rock of refuge” and our “strong fortress” […]Read More When, Lord, we’re going through “many terrible troubles”, help us to look beyond our problems, to look to You …
What God did for His people, Israel, was very great. There is a striking contrast between their slavery in Egypt and their abundance in the promised land. God had multiplied His blessing upon them, just as Jesus did when He turned water into wine (John 2:1-11). If the blessing is to be maintained and increased, […]Read More Let Us Pray For More Of God’s Blessing.
We read about Mordecai. He nearly lost his life (Esther 5:14). Then, he was honoured by the king (Esther 6:10-11). We look beyond Mordecai to Jesus. We see Jesus, crucified for us. We see Him, risen from the dead (Acts 2:23-24). We thank You, our Father, for Jesus, Your Son. He is our Saviour. He […]Read More We thank You, our Father, for Jesus, Your Son, our Saviour.
“He must increase, but I must decrease” (John 3:30). One ministry was about to end. Another ministry was about to begin. The second ministry would be greater than the first ministry. – The first ministry was the ministry of John the Baptist. – The second ministry was the ministry of Jesus the Saviour. What a […]Read More A Christ-Centred Life And A Christ-Centred Ministry
These are more than words spoken about God. They are words spoken by God. They are spoken to Moses before they are spoken by him. They are not spoken in the name of Moses. They are spoken in the Name of the Lord. He is the One who speaks His Word to us. This is […]Read More Preaching the Word of the Lord – Numbers 6:22-27
Berkouwer insists that when “the concept of error in the sense of incorrectness is … used on the same level as the concept of erring in the sense of sin and deception … we are quite far removed from the serious manner with which erring is dealt in Scripture … (as) a swerving from the […]Read More Berkouwer’s Doctrine of Scripture