Time for Battle (Joshua 10:6-8)

Time for Battle (Joshua 10:6-8)

Time for Battle (Joshua 10:6-8) Last month we considered Joshua 10:1-5 and how Adoni-zedek’s fear of Joshua and Israel and their new peace with Gibeon led him to form a coalition of pagan kings to fight against God rather than seek God’s mercy. This month I would like...
What version are you?

What version are you?

Beloved, Are you a Matthew 19:8 Christian or a Matthew 19:9 version? Matthew 19:8-9 8 He said to them, Because of your hardness of heart Moses allowed you to divorce your wives, but from the beginning it was not so. 9 And I say to you: whoever divorces his wife,...
Freed from Sin, Enslaved to Righteousness

Freed from Sin, Enslaved to Righteousness

John Murray, in his book Redemption Accomplished and Applied, writes of sanctification, This deliverance from the power of sin secured by union with Christ and from the defilement of sin secured by regeneration does not eliminate all sin from the heart and life of the...
Delight in God’s word

Delight in God’s word

Last month we considered the first eight verses of this beautiful Psalm and this month I would like to pick up right where we left off and consider verses 9-16. 9 How can a young man keep his way pure? By guarding it according to your word.  10 With my whole heart I...