This week I want to highlight stempublishing.com. This precious resource was sent to me several years ago by an older brother that I deeply respect. It has been a well of much joy and discovery. STEM or Sound Teaching on Electronic Media acts as a vault, as it were, featuring the works and writings of … Continue reading Resource Highlight: STEM – Sound Teaching on Electronic Media (Website)
That you...may...comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge.Eph. 3:17-19 "Breadth, length, height, and depth carry in them an inexpressible something, and that something far outshines all things that can be found in this world! Paul was endeavouring … Continue reading The Infinite and Unsearchable Greatness of God – John Bunyan (1628-1688)
Those familiar with the Bible teaching of Dr. Sandy Higgins will be delighted to discover that his home assembly, Barrington Gospel Hall, NJ, regularly uploads select ministry and gospel messages weekly. Individual sermons and series are made available by both the website provided below and apple podcasts. I recently enjoyed a series by John Grant … Continue reading Resource Highlight – Barrington Gospel Hall (Podcast).
"When we cry to him in the hour of bodily pain or weakness, he knows well what we mean. When our prayers and praises are feeble through bodily weariness, he can understand our condition. He knows our frame. He has learned by experience what it is to be a man. To say that the Virgin … Continue reading He Knows Our Frame – J. C. Ryle (1816-1900).
As someone who used to commute an hour to work and an hour back, I know the immense blessing and help that can come as a result of having holy and healthy listening material. That's my hope for Resource Highlight, to point out, once a week, podcasts, sermon series, websites, apps, etc. that have caught … Continue reading Resource Highlight
What I hope to do with this article is to provide a few pointers to keep in mind when searching for a new Study Bible. A Study Bible is a copy of the Scriptures accompanied by various helps and tools to assist the reader in better understanding the content and the context. These may take … Continue reading Some Points To Consider When Purchasing A Study Bible.
In the rainbow we have more than a hint of grace. As some one has said, "The bow is directed towards heaven, and arrow to it there is none, as if it had already been discharged." There are many parallels between the rainbow and God's grace. As the rainbow is the joint product of storm … Continue reading The Rainbow and God’s Grace – A. W. Pink (1886-1952).
"I saw coming towards us a Ghost who carried something on his shoulder. Like all the Ghosts, he was unsubstantial, but they differed from one another as smokes differ. Some had been whitish; this one was dark and oily. What sat on his shoulder was a little red lizard, and it was twitching its tail … Continue reading ‘The New-Made Man’ – C. S. Lewis.
Richard Sibbes (1577-1635) "Since Christ is thus comfortably set out unto us, let us not believe Satan's representations of him. When we are troubled in conscience for our sins, his manner is then to present him to the afflicted soul as a most severe judge armed with justice against us. But then let us present … Continue reading When Satan tries to lie to us about Christ. From ‘The Bruised Reed’ by Richard Sibbes.
Richard Sibbes (1577-1635) "It may seem to some unbefitting to offer a discourse of a 'bruised reed' to such a strong and flourishing cedar. But experience sheweth that the strongest plants in God's house are exposed sometimes to strong winds of temptation, and thereupon meet with bruisings, that they may the better know by whose … Continue reading Quotes from ‘The Bruised Reed’ by Richard Sibbes. Part 1