How the Lord Rewards his Laborers

How the Lord Rewards his Laborers

  But he replied to one of them, “Friend I am doing you no wrong. Did you not agree with me for a denarius? Take what belongs to you and go. I choose to give to this last worker as I give to you. Am I not allowed to do what I choose with what belongs to me....
Three Big Questions for a Big Promise

Three Big Questions for a Big Promise

  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 Psalm 84 is about the heart of a true worshiper. It reads like a Song of Ascent (Psalms 120-134). But it is...
How Can I Forgive Myself?

How Can I Forgive Myself?

How can I forgive myself? The most faithful response to this question is the reject it as an illegitimate question. The biblical teaching about forgiveness can be summarized in two main ideas: God forgives sinners freely, completely, and sacrificially. Ultimately,...

DEVOTIONAL: Doing the Work of the Lord

Therefore, my beloved brothers, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work o fthe Lord, knowing that in the Lord your labor is not in vain. – 1 Corinthians 15:58 1 Corinthians is the most comprehensive doctrinal statement on resurrection from the dead...
Don’t Forget Who The Party Is For

Don’t Forget Who The Party Is For

Happy birthday! It’s your special day. A party is thrown in your honor. Your family and friends are all there. The music is playing. The food is delicious. The atmosphere is festive. But wait! If this is such a wonderful party, why are you sitting in the corner by...