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Isaiah 40:1-26

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Advent Is a Season of Longing   2 months ago · View

    Thumbnail What does the time spent anticipating Christmas have to do with the wilderness? People are rarely neutral about the approach of Christmastime. Some of us reside at a North Pole of intense anticipation and excitement, while others of us hole up at a South Pole of irritation and dread. Usually, I am at the north end of the […]

  • Thumbnail Call. Context. Commission. Yesterday, I discussed our call to action as we seek to follow Christ in a post-Christian culture. In an age where Christians are concerned over cultural change, we need to begin by rediscovering our call to mission and identity as the people of God. Today, I briefly highlight our context and our commission as we follow Christ today. […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: What is Biblical Preaching? The Messenger and the Message   1 year ago · View

    Thumbnail an ongoing series on biblical preaching In the last decade I have invested a lot of time in public speaking. With employee meetings, plenary sessions, breakouts at conferences, consulting ministry leaders, and speaking on books I have written, I have given hundreds and hundreds of leadership and ministry presentations. I have also preached weekly for the last […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Do All Children Go to Heaven?   4 years, 9 months ago · View

    ThumbnailReconciling original sin and death of the innocent. The greatest miracle of the Incarnation is not that God visited us—as Creator, he has every right to enter his creation. All through the Hebrew Bible, we find God intervening in the affairs of our planet. The greatest miracle of the Incarnation is that this Creator chose to come […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Online freedom good news for Chinese Christians   4 years, 9 months ago · View

    “In Isaiah 40:1, the Lord says, ‘Comfort, O comfort my people.’ Today, in the midst of the Boston bombing, we not only need to pray for peace for those who are victims in this attack, and their relatives and friends; we also need to pray for the people of that land, pray that they will […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: VOM-USA Prayer Update for April 6, 2012   5 years, 10 months ago · View

    Thumbnail As we gather together this weekend to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, let us remember our persecuted family members in Christ.  Thank you for sharing these requests with your networks. Laos/Vietnam –Hmong Believers Forced Out of Villages Source: VOM Contacts I Peter 5:9-10 Hmong believers in Laos and Vietnam continue to face opposition from village authorities. In […]