Daily Prayer for July 30, 2021

Prayer: Grant Almighty God that you would bring all glory to yourself today and that men, made in your image, would honor and adore you and glorify you in all that they do. We pray that your will be done on earth as it is done in heaven. Grant that your redeemed...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q37

The Morning Devotional for July 30, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q37 What benefits do believers receive from Christ at death? The souls of believers are at their death made perfect in holiness, (Heb. 12:23) and do immediately pass into glory; (2 Cor....

Daily Prayer for July 29, 2021

Prayer: Grant Almighty God that we, as your redeemed people who you call the apple of your eye, might never lose our first love, that love we had for you and your Son at first. May we always be mindful of our sins that they are always before us to humble us and cause...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q36

The Morning Devotional for July 29, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q36 What are the benefits which in this life do accompany or flow from justification, adoption, and sanctification? The benefits which in this life do accompany or flow from justification,...

Daily Prayer for July 28, 2021

Prayer: Our Father in heaven, you have told us that our lives are brief, that they are a vapor. We are here today, and we are gone tomorrow. As your redeemed people, purchased with the blood of the spotless Lamb, your only begotten Son, we have been told by him to...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q35

The Morning Devotional for July 28, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q35 What is sanctification? Sanctification is the work of God’ s free grace, (2 Thess. 2:13) whereby we are renewed in the whole man after the image of God, (Eph. 4:23–24) and are enabled more...

Daily Prayer for July 27, 2021

Prayer: Grant, Almighty God, that as thou hast made us a royal priesthood in thy Son, that we may daily offer to thee spiritual sacrifices, and be devoted to thee, both in body and soul, -- O grant, that we, being endued with thy power, may boldly fight against Satan,...

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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....

Our Reformed Worship – Music

NOTE: This is the first of a series of planned articles on worship that I wrote for the church I pastor at Providence Church (PCA). The...

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 July 30, 2021

Prayer: Grant Almighty God that you would bring all glory to yourself today and that men, made in your image, would honor and adore you...

Daily Prayer for July 29, 2021

Prayer: Grant Almighty God that we, as your redeemed people who you call the apple of your eye, might never lose our first love, that love...

Daily Prayer for July 28, 2021

Prayer: Our Father in heaven, you have told us that our lives are brief, that they are a vapor. We are here today, and we are gone...

Daily Prayer for July 27, 2021

Prayer: Grant, Almighty God, that as thou hast made us a royal priesthood in thy Son, that we may daily offer to thee spiritual...

Daily Prayer for July 26, 2021

Prayer: Our God in heaven: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, we thank you and praise you for another day that you have made. You have given us...

The Morning Devotional

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q37

The Morning Devotional for July 30, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q37 What benefits do believers receive from Christ at death?...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q36

The Morning Devotional for July 29, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q36 What are the benefits which in this life do accompany or...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q35

The Morning Devotional for July 28, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q35 What is sanctification? Sanctification is the work of God’...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q34

The Morning Devotional for July 27, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q34 What is adoption? Adoption is an act of God’ s free grace,...

The Morning Devotional: WSC Q33

The Morning Devotional for July 26, 2021 The Westminster Shorter Catechism Q33 What is justification? Justification is an act of God’ s...

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​ 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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