Cherishing False Conceptions of God

The only belief system that has an “Open Season” sign on it is Christianity. Soon there will be pictures of Christians and Bibles with instructions to “Shoot On Sight.” Of course I am not talking literally but figuratively. The weapons of our foes are designed...

The Government Is Upon His Shoulders

To hope and trust in God means doing so in His power and providence; not in our might and motives. Again, this may seem as a simple truth, and it is, but always remember that simple rarely equates to easy. We are hard-wired to do things on our own. But when we are...

Well Able To Overcome

Last week I wrote we needed to unpack a quote from our old friend Matthew Henry in his quote on Psalm 46. Here’s the quote: This psalm encourages to hope and trust in God; in His power and providence, and His gracious presence with His church in the worst of times....

Finding Firm Footing

When I was a young boy and even in my teenage years growing up in Northern California near the Pacific Ocean, one of my favorite things to do when we went to Bodega Bay was to go out on the jetty at Doran Beach and climb and walk the big rocks all the way to the end....

We Can Always Take Courage

So many Christian patriots are very discouraged by the election outcome. Many are ready to quit; many are ready to start a third party; many are just ready “to go home” (I can sympathize with the latter sentiment). Discouragement is one of Satan’s greatest...