Daily Prayer for the Lord’s Day: July 21, 2024

Prayer: Grant to us, our God, a sense of your presence and majesty as we gather to worship you today. Please remember your people for good as we seek to honor you in song and prayers and as we listen to your Word proclaimed. We give you thanks that out of the...

Leaving Your Children a Legacy

One thing I am truly thankful for as I reflect on the fifty-eight years of my life is that my parents had me in a pew every Lord's Day morning and evening and frequently had me in the weekly prayer meeting. I was a problematic child and a worse teenager. I can say...

New Project: The Pastor’s Pen

 Pay careful attention to yourselves and to all the flock, in which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to care for the church of God,which he obtained with his own blood. Acts 20:28 For many years, I have desired to start a website housing a collection of...

Daily Prayer for July 19, 2024

Prayer: Our Father in heaven, you who are holy, forgiving sin and unrighteousness, but will, by no means, clear the guilty. We thank you and praise you for your marvelous work of redemption brought about through the work of your beloved Son. We thank you, our God, for...

The Imperfect Church

It's easy to find all the things you don't like about your local church. Anyone can come up with a list of things to complain about. Sure, there isn't a perfect church on earth. Some are more perfect than others, but they are all flawed at one level or another....

Daily Prayer for July 17, 2024

Prayer: Our most merciful God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, we thank you for redeeming a people to yourself, purchasing them from a world of sin and misery, and bringing them into your marvelous light through the blood of your most beloved Son. We thank you for...

Daily Prayer for July 16, 2024

Prayer: Grant us, almighty God, a love for you that passes all human comprehension. Grant, we plead with you an affection for your Son who gave his life for our sin. We further ask that you, out of an abundance of kindness and grace, will provide us with a mind that...

New from the Blog

Leaving Your Children a Legacy

One thing I am truly thankful for as I reflect on the fifty-eight years of my life is that my parents had me in a pew every Lord's Day...

New Project: The Pastor’s Pen

 Pay careful attention to yourselves and to all the flock, in which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to care for the church of...

The Imperfect Church

It's easy to find all the things you don't like about your local church. Anyone can come up with a list of things to complain about. Sure,...

Devotional: Psalm 5

Give ear to my words, O Lord;     consider my groaning. 2 Give attention to the sound of my cry,...

Biblical Conflict Resolution

Introduction It's a common observation that a local church, like any other gathering of people, is not immune to conflict. When a group of...

Daily Roundup 

Daily Roundup for September 1, 2023

Here are the items and resources of interest for September 1, 2023: NOTE: If you are interested in receiving my monthly newsletter, please...

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 Prayer

Daily Prayer for the Lord’s Day: July 21, 2024

Prayer: Grant to us, our God, a sense of your presence and majesty as we gather to worship you today. Please remember your people for good...

Daily Prayer for July 19, 2024

Prayer: Our Father in heaven, you who are holy, forgiving sin and unrighteousness, but will, by no means, clear the guilty. We thank you...

Daily Prayer for July 17, 2024

Prayer: Our most merciful God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, we thank you for redeeming a people to yourself, purchasing them from a world...

Daily Prayer for July 16, 2024

Prayer: Grant us, almighty God, a love for you that passes all human comprehension. Grant, we plead with you an affection for your Son who...

Daily Prayer for July 15, 2024

Prayer: We praise and thank you today, our Father, for the ministry of your holy Word this past Lord's Day. We are grateful that you have...

The Morning Devotional

The Morning Devotional: Deuteronomy 33-34

The Morning Devotional for January 31, 2024 Deuteronomy 33-34 This is the blessing with which Moses the man of God blessed the people...

The Morning Devotional: Deuteronomy 32

The Morning Devotional for January 30, 2024 Deuteronomy 32 “Give ear, O heavens, and I will speak,     and...

The Morning Devotional: Deuteronomy 31

The Morning Devotional for January 29, 2024 Deuteronomy 31 So Moses continued to speak these words to all Israel. 2 And he said...

The Morning Devotional: Deuteronomy 30

The Morning Devotional for January 26, 2024 Deuteronomy 30 “And when all these things come upon you, the blessing and the curse,...

The Morning Devotional: Deuteronomy 29

The Morning Devotional for January 25, 2024 Deuteronomy 29 These are the words of the covenant that the Lord commanded Moses to...

Bible Reading Notes

Bible Knowledge Project: John 3

Read: John 3 John 3 is perhaps one of the most known chapters in the gospel of John. It is here that a religious leader comes to inquire...

Bible Knowledge Project: John 2

Chapter Two contains two sections. The first (2:1-12) highlights the first sign that Jesus performed (2:11), demonstrating his glory. The...

Bible Knowledge Project: John 1

Read: John 1 The Gospel according to John, is different than the Synoptic Gospels (Matthew, Mark, and Luke). Synoptic means “to see...

Bible Knowledge Project: Genesis 30

Read: Genesis 30 Genesis 30 continues the events that began in 29:31 with the contest between the two wives of Jacob. Lean was the more...

Bible Knowledge Project: Genesis 29

Read: Genesis 29 Genesis 29 is the narrative account of Jacob's marriage to Leah and Rachel. The account is similar to the events found in...

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

New Introductory Video of Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary

The best things a man can do with his life surely are going to be incredibly difficult, but it's worth it because it is for the church of...

You Will Wish You Watched This Before You Started Using Social Media

You Will Wish You Watched This Before You Started Using Social Media | The Twisted Truth I offer this video for my reader's consideration....

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...

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