Him Who Sits on the Throne

The Immutability of God

https://youtu.be/brDSi-51gUI For I the Lord do not change; therefore you, O children of Jacob, are not consumed Malachi 3:6 ESV After decades in exile, the LORD brought the people of Judah back to their own land. Upon their return, they rebuilt the altar, began rebuilding the temple, and worshiped their great God who had disciplined …

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Good Medicine | Proverbs 17:22

A joyful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. Proverbs 17:22 ESV We all know the feeling. When someone is steeped in joy, it radiates from them. It illuminates rooms with more than mere light. We are drawn to it like moths. But it also repels. Nocturnal creatures hide from …

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Sermon Series

Interlude: This Ordinary, Cosmic War

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B78h8TVSO44&t=31s Rather than proceeding directly into Ephesians 4, as I originally had planned to do. I believe that a brief interlude would be helpful for us before launching into the second half of the book. As I have noted before, the plan is to study Ephesians in three sections: chapters 1-3 were called Kingdom Come …

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Good Works | Sound Doctrine

Church Discipline | Titus 3:9-15

This sermon was originally preached in 2016. But avoid foolish controversies, genealogies, dissensions, and quarrels about the law, for they are unprofitable and worthless. As for a person who stirs up division, after warning him once and then twice, having nothing more to do with him, know that such a person is warped and sinful; …

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No Good Thing Does He Withhold | Psalm 84:11

For the LORD God is a sun and shield; the LORD bestows favor and honor. No good thing does he withhold from those who walk uprightly. Psalm 84:11 ESV Sin can only offer a false promise, a moment of pleasure followed by death. It strips us of the strength that it promises, corroding and binding …

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Him Who Sits on the Throne

The Eternality of God

https://youtu.be/A3yQZSHXZRI Before the mountains were brought forth,or ever you had formed the earth and the world,from everlasting to everlasting you are God. Psalm 90:2 ESV A dream came to Daniel during the first year of Belshazzar’s reign as the king of Babylon. He saw four mighty beasts rising from the sea. Listen how he described …

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Another Form of Hypocrisy | John Owen

Having written yesterday about the one thing necessary in this life, John Owen applies a similar thought to the notion of hypocrisy from his book Spiritual-mindedness. Consider his words with sober minds and tender hearts, brothers and sisters. Many have a false idea of hypocrisy. They think that a hypocrite is only one who pretends …

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