Archive for December 2015

Why We Should Long for the Soon Return of Jesus Christ

Dear Friends,                                                                “To some extent the degree to which we actually long for Christ’s return is a measure of the spiritual condition of our own lives at the moment.

Are You Ready for the Final Exam? The Judgment Seat of Chirst

Dear Friends, As we continue our study of Dr. Mark Hitchcock’s book, The End, we come to his chapter on the judgment seat of Christ. This event will occur immediately

Are You Ready for the Final Exam? The Imminent Rapture

Dear Friends,                                                             In his book, The End, Dr. Mark Hitchcock has a chapter entitled “When Will the Believing Be Leaving.” In this section of his book he gives his

Ten Reasons to Study Biblical Prophecy

Dear Friends, “People are very interested in the future, but they would rather rely on the foolish speculations of men rather than the absolutely reliable prophecies (100% accuracy) in the

The Rapture of the Church and the Second Coming of the Lord Jesus Christ

Dear Friends,                                                             We are exhorted throughout Scripture to look forward to the second coming of Jesus Christ (e.g., 2 Timothy 4:6-8; Titus 2:11–14; Revelation 22:20) and the establishment of

HUMILITY-THE CARDINAL VIRTUE OF CHRISTIANITY BY ANDREW MURRAY-PART 5

Dear Friends, This month we will complete the series on Andrew Murray’s powerful book, Humility as we look at the two final chapters. The quoted material is either direct quotes by

HUMILITY-THE CARDINAL VIRTUE OF CHRISTIANITY BY ANDREW MURRAY-PART 4

Dear Friends, This is a continuation of my teaching on Andrew Murray’s powerful book on humility which I shared with some men in my ministry at a prayer retreat. So far

HUMILITY-THE CARDINAL VIRTUE OF CHRISTIANITY BY ANDREW MURRAY – PART 3

Dear Friends, This is a continuation of my teaching on Andrew Murray’s powerful book on humility which I shared with some men in my ministry at a prayer retreat. So far

HUMILITY-THE CARDINAL VIRTUE OF CHRISTIANITY BY ANDREW MURRAY-PART 2

Dear Friends, Years ago I read Andrew Murray’s powerful book on humility and shared its rich teaching with some men in my ministry at a prayer retreat. Last month we looked

HUMILITY –THE CARDINAL VIRTUE OF CHRISTIANITY BY ANDREW MURRAY

Dear Friends, “Humility is the soil from which all Christian graces grow and the indispensable condition for true fellowship with Jesus.”  Years ago I read Andrew Murray’s powerful book on humility

EMOTIONALLY HEALTHY SPIRITUALITY

  Dear Friends, “Pete, I’d be happier single than married to you. I have tried talking to you but you aren’t listening. And by the way, the church you pastor,

“THE TERRIBLE NECESSITY OF TRIBULATION” – GOD’S PERSPECTIVE ON PAIN AND SUFFERING

Dear Friends,                                                              Some years ago my friend Dr. Ken Boa did a presentation on trusting God in turbulent times from writings he compiled from many different authors and added