. . . be perfect, just as your Father in heaven is perfect —Matthew 5:48Our Lord’s exhortation to us in Matthew 5:38-48 is to be generous in our behavior toward everyone. Beware of living according to your natural affections in your spiritual life. Everyone has natural affections— some people we like and others we don’t like. Yet we must never let those like […]
Left to ourselves, we are stuck in the mud of our total depravity — the centripetal wrapping of our affections around ourselves. We turn away from God for our joy, and choke ourselves with the slavery of self-glory. Like hot ocean water spinning off hurricanes of hostility into the world, our depravity spawns lies against one another, bitter envy, heated rel […]
It’s easy to become comfortable in our local church family and let our passion for telling others about the Gospel fade. But Jesus set the benchmark for evangelism! We’ll learn to reach out and share the hope we have in Christ on Truth For Life with Alistair Begg! […]
Joash must have been confused and frightened when he was told about the evil deeds of his grandmother Athaliah. She had murdered his brothers to usurp the power of the throne in Judah. But baby Joash had been safely hidden away by his aunt and uncle for 6 years (2 Chron. 22:10-12). As he grew, he enjoyed the love and instruction of his caregivers. When Joash […]
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