The Last Message I Preached

It was only a few days before my voice box was removed that in a very gravelly voice I preached my last sermon. The text was Paul’s stirring personal confession of his great responsibility before God to his hearers. “For though I preach the gospel, I have nothing to glory...

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God’s Love and Satan’s Hate

It’s a good thing that God loves us, because it is certain that the devil hates us. Jesus warned that our enemy comes to steal, kill, and destroy. He tried to do it even to our Lord in the wilderness. He tried to steal His innocence by proposing He turn...

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A Love Song the Stars Hear

He was so pleased with his bride that he made up a song and then sang until the stars heard him. He had loved her from the start, but she had been hard to get. She had acted as though he didn’t even exist. And when he persisted in his...

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Amsterdam Red Light District

Amsterdam Values or Real Revival

Consider this description of values of a society:  “Preaching publicly against homosexuality produced an entirely negative reaction…We were violating the ordinary man’s sense of right and wrong…Even heterosexual people, including grandmothers,  reacted aggressively when we spoke out against homosexual practices and pointed to such activity…as one indication of how far...

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