The Work of the Holy Spirit in our Sanctification (part 2)

For the last few days I’ve been quoting from Puritan writers John Flavel and John Owen.  Today I want to go back to a book that I’ve quoted from a while back by Dan Phillips.  In The World-Tilting Gospel Phillips spoke of the work of the Holy Spirit and the work He calls us to […]

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Four Great Gospel Truths!

If you were to be stranded upon an island with only two books of the Bible…which ones would you pick?  I have no doubt that the first one I would pick would be Psalms.  I cannot imagine my life without the Psalms, but I would struggle with the second choice.  If I were forced to […]

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Feb 29, Don’t Leap Over the Love of God

February 29! It seems strange doesn’t it?  This was almost our first daughter’s birthday, but this year she will have to wait one more day to turn 16!  Wow!  That is hard to believe… It’s rare that we have a 29th day in the month of February, but I do want to urge you to […]

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Feb 28, The Absolute Necessity of the Cross!

Dan Phillips in his book, The World-Tilting Gospel reminds us of the need for the cross, “For you see, the Bible is clear that the miserable, lonely death of the Son of God was absolutely necessary for the recovery and redemption of men and women.  If such extreme measures were an absolute necessity—and they were—then […]

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Jan 7, How do we become Disciples?

So how do we move toward being conformed into the image of Christ?  How does that supernatural work of God become an actuality in the lives of those who seem far away from glorification?  Last year I read Dan Phillips’ book The World Tilting Gospel and I would highly recommend it to you.  In the […]

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