The Morning Devotional: WSC Q70-71 (Part One)

The Morning Devotional for September 16, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q70-71 (Part One) Question 70 Which is the seventh commandment? The seventh commandment is, Thou shalt not commit adultery. (Exod. 20:14) Question 71 What is required in the seventh...

Daily Prayer for September 16, 2021

Prayer: Our almighty and sovereign Father, we praise you and thank you that you order all things for the good of your people. We know that your Word tells us that we are the apple of your eye, your treasured possession and that you love us. We thank you that you order...

Daily Prayer for September 15, 2021

Prayer: Grant almighty God that you would be pleased to bless your ministers of the Gospel of your dear Son. We know that they have been set apart by your Holy Spirit to serve your church and labor among them as undershepherds of the Chief and Good Shepherd. That...

Daily Prayer for September 14, 2021

Prayer: Grant almighty God that your people would listen carefully to the pointed words of your Son when he tells his followers that they must live lives of self-denial. We confess to you that we are often prone to seek our own way and our own pleasure. Too often, we...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q69; WLC 136 (Part Four)

The Morning Devotional for September 14, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q69; The Westminster Larger Catechism Q136 (Part Four) Question 69 What is forbidden in the sixth commandment? The sixth commandment forbiddeth the taking away of our own life, or the life...

Monday with Calvin: Daily Prayer for September 13, 2021

Prayer: Grant, Almighty God, that, since thou hast hitherto so kindly invited us to thyself, and daily invites us, and often interposes also thy threatening to rouse our inattention, and since we have been inattentive to thy reproofs, as well as to thy paternal...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q69; WLC 136 (Part Three)

The Morning Devotional for September 13, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q69; The Westminster Larger Catechism Q136 (Part Three) Question 69 What is forbidden in the sixth commandment? The sixth commandment forbiddeth the taking away of our own life, or the...

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The Westminster Larger Catechism: Audio

I have completed the final audio project on the Westminster Standards with a recording of the Westminster Larger Catechism. All 196...

Westminster Standards in a Month

I have completed a project that I have wanted to finish for a long time. Years ago, I developed a monthly reading plan through the...

A Pastor’s Lament

There are times in my life as a Christian and pastor when I sit, observe, think and take in the state of our world. Frankly, it is...

Pagosa Springs Vacation: A Learning Experience

Yesterday I wrote a brief blog post about my vacation in Pagosa Springs, CO. Today, sitting at the same place I wrote yesterday, I want to...

Pagosa Springs Vacation

This week I am on a much-needed break from ministerial life, enjoying a week with my wife and youngest daughter in Pagosa Springs, CO....

Daily Roundup 

Daily Roundup for April 26, 2021

Here are the items and resources of interest for April 26, 2020: NOTE: If you are interested in receiving my monthly newsletter, please...

Daily Roundup for April 23, 2021

Here are the items and resources of interest for April 23, 2020: NOTE: If you are interested in receiving my monthly newsletter, please...

Daily Roundup for April 22, 2021

Here are the items and resources of interest for April 22, 2020: NOTE: If you are interested in receiving my monthly newsletter, please...

Daily Roundup for April 21, 2021

Here are the items and resources of interest for April 21, 2020: NOTE: If you are interested in receiving my monthly newsletter, please...

Daily Roundup for April 20, 2021

Here are the items and resources of interest for April 20, 2020: NOTE: If you are interested in receiving my monthly newsletter, please...

Daily Prayer

Daily Prayer for September 16, 2021

Prayer: Our almighty and sovereign Father, we praise you and thank you that you order all things for the good of your people. We know that...

Daily Prayer for September 15, 2021

Prayer: Grant almighty God that you would be pleased to bless your ministers of the Gospel of your dear Son. We know that they have been...

Daily Prayer for September 14, 2021

Prayer: Grant almighty God that your people would listen carefully to the pointed words of your Son when he tells his followers that they...

Monday with Calvin: Daily Prayer for September 13, 2021

Prayer: Grant, Almighty God, that, since thou hast hitherto so kindly invited us to thyself, and daily invites us, and often interposes...

Daily Prayer for the Lord’s Day, September 12, 2021

Prayer: Grant almighty and holy God that your people would gather in worship today to sing your praises and listen intently to your Word...

The Morning Devotional

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q70-71 (Part One)

The Morning Devotional for September 16, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q70-71 (Part One) Question 70 Which is the seventh...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q69; WLC 136 (Part Four)

The Morning Devotional for September 14, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q69; The Westminster Larger Catechism Q136 (Part Four)...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q69; WLC 136 (Part Three)

The Morning Devotional for September 13, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q69; The Westminster Larger Catechism Q136 (Part Three)...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q69; WLC 136 (Part Two)

The Morning Devotional for September 10, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism 69; The Westminster Larger Catechism Q136 (Part Two)...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q69; WLC Q136 (Part One)

The Morning Devotional for September 9, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism 69; The Westminster Larger Catechism Q136 (Part One)...

Bible Reading Notes

Key Bible Passages from Exodus

Exodus 1 -- The people of God are located in Egypt under a Pharaoh that did not know Joseph.  Exodus 3 -- Moses is called by YHWH at...

Key Bible Passages from Genesis

Introduction to the series As I was driving to the church this morning, I listened to a podcast that prompted the idea of putting together...

Bible Notes: Genesis 1 – Matthew 1

GENESIS ONE The book of Genesis is about "beginnings," and the book opens with the beginning and the creation of the world -- all things...

Bible Reading Notes: An Overview

This post intends to briefly highlight the purpose and method of what I hope to be a fruitful journey through God's Word. For many years,...

Bible Reading Notes: Coming Soon

More information about my plans for 2019 will be posted here very soon. 

Book Reviews 

Book Reviews

Over the next few months, I will be writing a number of book reviews. The books I will be reviewing are as follows: The Preacher's...

Videos

Redeeming the Time (Edwards)

From the YouTube channel: Redeeming the Time! - Puritan Jonathan Edwards Ephesians 5:16‚Äč Redeeming the time, because the days are evil....

Redeeming the Time

The following video was very convicting for me. I discovered it at the right time as I have been considering my use of time, especially as...

Bannerman: The Church of Christ

Bannerman's 'The Church of Christ' is a large volume. But, as Jeff Kingswood shows in this video, it is full of crucial material for all...

Genesis 6:1-4

The following video is prompted due to a recent Sunday school class I taught as I am working through the Pentateuch.  Watch more...

Adoration and Opposition to the Messiah

My recent sermon preached on December 20, 2020, at Providence Church (PCA) Sermon Text: Matthew 2:1-12 https://youtu.be/BQQPSrK_mF8

Reading Challenge 2021

2021 Reading Challenge

2021 Reading Challenge
William has read 8 books toward his goal of 40 books.
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