Confident Trust

Category: comfort, Daily Devotions, God's love
“And my righteous ones will live by faith.” Hebrews 10:38 (NLT) Life isn’t always perfect. Life can throw circumstances at us that we don’t like, but we get to decide about how to respond. We get to choose our lifestyle. We ought to plan how to live by faith as the righteous of God. Just […]

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Getting past despair and indignation on abortion

Category: News
This week the Monitor asks one of the most important questions in politics today: How could the abortion debate look different? On the surface, the cover story is about one issue, and it is set in the United States. But really it is about much more. It is about how we view one another as […]

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In Mideast, Pompeo Seeks a Global Coalition Against Iran

Category: News
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday he wants to build a global coalition against Iran during urgent consultations in the Middle East, following a week of crisis that saw the United States pull back from the brink of a military strike on Iran. Pompeo said his first stop

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Sunday A La Carte (June 23)

Category: Family, Featured, General, Outreach
Every day I scour the internet to look for interesting articles and videos. Sometimes I find far more than can fit from Monday to Saturday, and this was one of those weeks. Hence, here’s a Sunday edition of A La Carte. I recommend watching Alistair Begg on “Knowing vs Feeling in Worship” at

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Witnessing that Can’t Fail

Category: Daily Devotions
“You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden.” Matthew 5:14 Sometimes, it’s hard to know what other people need. But here’s one thing I can assure you: your neighbor needs a word of encouragement… It could be a mom who’s about at the end of her rope… Or […]

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Give Me Eyes to See

Category: Daily Devotions, God's love
“And my God will meet all your needs according to his glorious riches in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:19 Thought Paul gives the Philippians this promise only after he has emphasized to them that he had found the Lord’s grace sufficient in good times and tough times, in times of plenty and in

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Weekend A La Carte (June 22)

Category: Family, Featured, General, Outreach
Today’s Kindle deals include plenty of books and study Bibles. Christian Audio is having their twice-yearly sale which means just about everything is marked down to $7.49. It’s a good time to stock up for those long summer drives. (Yesterday on the blog: 8 New and Notable Books for June) The

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Everyday Glory

Category: ALL, Interviews, Outreach
Gerald R. McDermottEveryday Glory: The Revelation of God in all of RealityGrand Rapids, MI: Baker, 2018.Available at Baker Academic Reviewed by Laura Paul Romans 1:20 declares that God’s ‘invisible attributes…have been clearly perceived, ever since the creation of the world, in the things that

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Strength for the Task at Hand

Category: Daily Devotions, God's love
“David also said to Solomon his son, “Be strong and courageous, and do the work. Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord God, my God, is with you. He will not fail you or forsake you until all the work for the service of the temple of the Lord is finished.”  1 Chronicles […]

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8 New and Notable Books for June

Category: Family, Featured, General, Outreach
It’s that time again! I couldn’t possibly read or review every good book (not to mention every bad book) that finds its way into my mailbox. However, I do like to look them all over and let my readers know about some of the new ones that are most noteworthy. So here are the new […]

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A La Carte (June 21)

Category: Family, Featured, General, Outreach
Westminster Books discounted has three titles they recommend you read this summer. If you know Greek or want to, you may enjoy Bill Mounce’s “Greek Word of the Day” videos on YouTube. They are worth the 30-40 second investment. Recollection Let yourself just get lost in this beautiful writing.

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