Category Archives: Meditations

A Meditation on Psalm 50

Father, you are in need of nothing.  The whole earth is yours.  If you were hungry, you would eat whatever you wanted.  If you were thirsty, you would drink whatever you wanted.  Anything that you ordain to come to pass … Continue reading

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What is the Gospel?

Excerpt from What is the Gospel? by Greg Gilbert MAN THE SINNER I just paid a parking ticket the other day. It was easy. I read the charge against me, flipped the ticket over, checked the box that said “I … Continue reading

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The Meek Shall Inherit the Earth

“But the meek shall inherit the land and delight themselves in abundant peace.” (Psalms 37:11 ESV) ““Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.” (Matthew 5:5 ESV) Meekness is not weakness; it is power under control. “The meek do … Continue reading

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We Live live out of our identity

“Human beings live out of one of only two identities: that I am ultimate and autonomous or that I am created and dependent on God. . . . It is when I am confronted with my utter inability to meet … Continue reading

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Whiffs of Glory

“There is nothing better for a person than that he should eat and drink and find enjoyment in his toil. This also, I saw, is from the hand of God, for apart from him who can eat or who can … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer

Lord, help me to see You for who You really are – sovereign, holy and just – and help me to see myself for who I really am – a sinner that regularly seeks substitute saviors.  Lord, help me to … Continue reading

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Echoes of an Empty Tomb

Echoes of an Empty Tomb by Tad Pruitt (@tadcpruitt) An echo starts then fades away While dawn begins a dreaded day. A thought perhaps that three days on Will bring more hope than three days gone. She rises, tired, restless, … Continue reading

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The Power to Change

“You shall be holy, for I the LORD your God am holy.” (Leviticus 19:2 ESV) “Strive for peace with everyone, and for the holiness without which no one will see the Lord.” (Hebrews 12:14 ESV) Often times, in our Christian … Continue reading

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A profoundly practical way to build belief

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 “Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think…

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Tim Keller on True Happiness

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