This is the fourth time now. The first time was in 1999 when the numbers after prostate surgery convinced me I had about two years to get my affairs in order. I’m still here after more than fourteen.Add a comment
Do you know John Murray’s Payton lectures at Fuller Seminary, Principles of Conduct? It’s a wise and searching look on just what it means to obey God, culminating with a chapter on the fear of God, where Murray looks closely at an arresting attribute, the Fear of Isaac.Add a comment
In the Spring of 2004 I almost bled to death on the floor of my bathroom. That was my first clue that something serious was wrong. Unknown to me, I had developed autoimmune hepatitis. No real symptoms appeared until a verisee burst in my esophageal vein. I thought I had an upset stomach. But a stomach full of blood will do that to you.Add a comment
It seems that the Lord is constantly making promises to His people.
Back in the Dark Ages, when I was a young Christian, one of our most frequently-sung hymns was “Standing in the Promises.”Add a comment