The first 8 chapters of Romans are a beautiful, detailed unfolding of the Gospel. To prepare for our restarting of Romans next Sunday, I did a review of the first…
This Sunday, I spent some time reflecting on God's goodness towards us over the past three years, who are we and hat we value. We also discussed our future and…
In Psalm 19, we see David declare the glory of God and praise God for how He has revealed it to His creation. We see that God is eternal and…
Psalm 28 is an example of a Psalm of reorientation. David shows us how we ought to pray in times of distress, as we reorient our hearts to who God…
As we enter into Psalm 34, we see a picture of David’s praise to God for deliverance. David knows that God alone is the source of deliverance and so he…
Psalm 95 has a unique place in Anglicanism as is it the only Psalm out of the 150 total that Archbishop Cranmer appointed to be said EVERY DAY of the…
Our society attempts to offer people a myriad of solutions to the issue of stress which plagues all of us in some way or another. Yet, when we as believers…
Psalm 17 displays a beautiful example of a relational prayer of genuine integrity and faith. As those who have been united to Christ, we are hated by the world, and…
At the end Romans 8, there is only one question left to ask. Is there anything that can come between God and His love for those in Christ Jesus? And…
At the end of Romans 8, Paul breaks out into pure worship as he contemplates all that the Holy Spirit has just inspired him to write. He asks, "what can…
Coming to the end of Romans chapter 8, and the first half of the whole book, Paul reaches a crescendo. After proclaiming the well-known phrase "that all thing work together…
Paul has been dealing with the presence of suffering in our lives and in all creation which now brings him to state two great truths. The first is that we…
After discussing the glories of adoption, Paul continues by explaining the joy that that offers to us as we face persecution on a daily basis. He reminds us that persecution…
In this passage, Paul tells us that true spirituality is being led by the Holy Spirit. Being led by Spirit means to put to death the deeds of the flesh…
Having contrasted the life in the Spirit and life in the flesh, Paul states that if anyone does not have the Holy Spirit, then they are not in Christ. Having…
Sunday was Pentecost Sunday which is all about the coming of the Holy Spirit. In Romans 8:5-8, Paul unfolds for us how we walk out our life in the Spirit.…
In Chapters 6 & 7 Paul has told us over and over that we have been set free from sin, both the penalty and power, but not from the presence…
On Sunday, we entered into one of the most beautiful chapters in all of Scripture, Romans 8. Paul opens the chapter by assuring those who have been justified by faith,…
As Paul concludes his testimony of his and all Christians’ perpetual struggle against sin, he uses the illustration of a war that is taking place within. Though we desire to…
Paul continues his personal testimony, sharing his own experience in living out what he exhorted all believers to do in Romans 6:13. We are to present ourselves to Christ as…