Let’s not be spiritually merciless or censure harshly

By Elizabeth Prata John Owen’s book 'Indwelling Sin' is a guide to knowing our enemy, sin. Spiritual pride comes from that place of sin, and Owen's book talks at length about how to deal with this mortal enemy. In one section, Owen talks about the hypocrites & the importance of knowing sin's penchant to puff …

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The LORD is Creator and Commander of the animal kingdom

The Lord in His power directs every atom, every person, every angel, every demon, and every animal on earth (and in heaven). He created all and He is in control over all. Not that He makes humans like robots, but His providence sees to it that His will and His plans are carried out. I …

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God’s sovereignty in providence: Esther and Jael

God is sovereign of the entire universe. He plans what he plans and He does what he pleases. Our God is in the heavens; he does all that he pleases. (Psalm 115:3). It's admittedly hard to understand how God can and does orchestrate all events at once, constantly, over the earth and throughout the stars, …

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