“Forever God stands apart, in light unapproachable.”

Yesterday I spoke of those Wow! moments when the author floors you with simple and profound truth.  I rarely read AW Tozer with out being wowed.  In his book, The Knowledge of the Holy, Tozer said, “We must not think of God as highest in an ascending order of beings, starting with the single cell […]

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Snatching a Kiss from the Hand that Smites!

“Put the beauty of ten thousand thousand worlds of paradises, like the Garden of Eden in one; put all trees, all flowers, all smells, all colors, all tastes, all joys, all loveliness, all sweetness in one.  O what a fair and excellent thing would that be?  And yet it would be less to that fair […]

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Magnify Jesus!

I just watched a video of two fathers getting in a fight after a Little League Baseball Game.  As I watched the fathers swinging and kicking I was struck by the example they were setting for their children. I haven’t been to a Little League Baseball since I last played a game in sixth or […]

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March 3, Three Key Points to Remember!

If you want to live a life that is pleasing to our Father and that is guaranteed to grow in Christ then you must do these three things: Remember always the presence of God. Rejoice always in the will of God.  And, Direct all to the glory of God. Robert Leighton, Rules and Instructions for a […]

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Feb 22, Footsteps of His Glory!

Yesterday I quoted from Scougal in regard to how the beauty we see here on earth should turn our attention to the One who gave us beauty.  He went on to speak of the nearness of God and the goodness of God.  He said, “Nor can we pretend the remoteness of the object, as if […]

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Feb 8, The Raging Thirst of the Soul

If you follow this blog you are aware that I am leading a reading group through Henry Scougal’s book The Life of God in the Soul of Man.  Yesterday’s reading was incredible.  Once again, you have to work to get the flow of his writing, but once you do you will find his words loaded […]

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Oct 21, Don’t Waste It!

Last time I wrote about a man claiming to want to do something courageous and epic and ended up throwing a hotdog at Tiger Woods.  I want you to consider your life and I would ask you if you have done anything courageous or epic? Years ago I came across the following thoughts that I have […]

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Sept 8, Are you Centered?

A while back Dr. Jim Hamilton was gracious enough to send me a copy of his new book God’s Glory In Salvation Through Judgment.  The topic of judgment is fresh on my mind this week because we are in the midst of a study of Jude.  Early on in his book Dr. Hamilton says something […]

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