• Jesus: The Eternal, Effective Living Word

    For John the Apostle, Jesus had to be viewed from eternity to eternity. His gospel, his letters, his Revelation, all serve to describe Christ in the wholeness of His holiness. There is none like Him. The man Jesus, John heard with his own ears and saw with his own eyes...

  • Hanging

    “The world? “The world is not interested in us. Today everything is possible, even the crematoria…” His voice broke. Father, I said, “If that is true I don’t want to wait. I’ll run into the electrified barbed wire. That would be easier than a slow death in the flames.” “…everyone...

  • The Precious Holy Spirit

    What would it be like if the Father had not sent the Holy Spirit to earth? There would be no dwelling place for God, in believers individually nor in what we know as "the Body of Christ". We would have no Heavenly Comforter or Guide or Strengthener within us to...

  • Be Wary of the World’s Ways

    The world’s busy — it has always been this way. I trace its preponderance of activity back to none other than Cain. One of the first sons of Adam and Eve, Cain worked the soil, according to Genesis 4. He made himself a man of the dirt and labored somewhat...

  • The Commandment That Cuts to the Heart

    “Thou shalt not covet.” It’s Commandment No.10, the last in the list in Exodus 20. Its place at the end of the list does nothing to diminish its significance, however. This commandment carries a breadth and scope that touches everything about us. It’s a rule about our wants and how...