Monthly Archives: August 2015

Congregational Prayer: August 30, 2015…

Our Holy Father and our God, we do, indeed, give You thanks and praise for Your goodness. We bless Your holy name, O God, as we remember Your mighty acts, as we look back at the Old Testament and see … Continue reading

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Deeper and more important…

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Alec Motyer on Isaiah 54:8… With a little wrath I hid My face from you for a moment; But with everlasting kindness I will have mercy on you,” Says the Lord, your Redeemer.…

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Sanctification and glory…

…sanctification is glory begun, and glory is sanctification completed. Bruce, Hebrews, 81

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God’s very heart laid bare…

It is in the passion of our Lord that we see the very heart of God laid bare; nowhere is God more fully or more worthily revealed as God than when we see him “in Christ reconciling the world to … Continue reading

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Above all idol gods…

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We may boast of him above all idol gods upon this account. He is known among his people, not so much by acts of power, as acts of grace, and the greatness of…

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What God has actually done…

…the only way to discover what is a worthy thing for God to do is to consider what God has actually done. Bruce, Hebrews, 79

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The unconverted heart…

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The unconverted heart hates God, and will show its hatred whenever it dares, and has a favorable opportunity. It will persecute God’s witnesses. It will dislike all who have anything of God’s mind,…

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