When you’re saved…and your friend is not

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. ~Walter WinchellI'm not a social person. I am a loner who likes her own company. However the Lord blessed me with two very good friends in my life. One was while I was in grade school through High School. …

Continue reading When you’re saved…and your friend is not

Marks of a True Spirit-initiated Revival

The Book of Acts is such a wonderful book to study. I'm fascinated by what the Spirit brings to mind each time I read through it. On Wednesday night we were studying the end of chapter 13 and the beginning of 14. I was thinking about Acts chapter 13, verse 42. Here are the rabbit …

Continue reading Marks of a True Spirit-initiated Revival

The holiness of the everlasting wrath: Jonathan Edwards

You spurn all who go astray from your statutes,for their cunning is in vain.All the wicked of the earth you discard like dross,therefore I love your testimonies.My flesh trembles for fear of you,and I am afraid of your judgments.My eyes shed streams of tears,because people do not keep your law.(Psalm 119: 118-120, 136)EPrata photoYour wickedness …

Continue reading The holiness of the everlasting wrath: Jonathan Edwards

Preaching divine wrath: A pair of timeless and wonderful sermons, one old and one new, to bookend your weekend

I have four favorite sermons. In thinking about them, I realized they were two pairs, one old and one modern. Each pair was of the same subject. Of course each of the two pairs of sermons are edifying. Let me share the first pair now, and the second pair tomorrow.Your wickedness makes you as it …

Continue reading Preaching divine wrath: A pair of timeless and wonderful sermons, one old and one new, to bookend your weekend

"Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God": Not so seeker friendly

The following excerpt is Point #4 from the famous sermon by Jonathan Edwards, "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God." Jonathan Edwards was a part of the First Great Awakening. He lived between 1703-1758 and delivered this sermon at the height of the Awakening in New England, in Enfield, Connecticut, July 8, 1741- 272 …

Continue reading "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God": Not so seeker friendly