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Prosperity cannot be a proof of God's favor, since it is what the devil promises to those who worship him. (Matt. 4:9)
God is the most important, most valuable, most satisfying, most all-encompassing, and most relevant reality in the world.
You are free to abandon your wife when Jesus abandons his.
When all your favorite preachers are gone, and all their books forgotten, you will have your Bible. Master it. Master it.
“Everybody wants to save the world, but nobody wants to help mom with the dishes.” P.J. O'Rourke. HT, Joe Rigney
Don't stop praying till the mountain has moved.
New year. New Joys. Same Jesus
If you are having trouble reading your Bible with deep and affecting meaning, imagine that you will die in about eight hours.
The parable of the talents happens every day. So if you buried it yesterday, make it up today with 100% yield.
O my dear silent, crucified, sinless One, forgive my murmurs at such tiny wounds.
A snake bites Paul, so they think he's a criminal. He doesn't fall dead, so they think he's a god. Beware of human polls.
Abortion is always unsafe. The baby dies and the mother is hurt. Always.
If we find God boring, we are like five-year-olds who find sex boring. The problem is not with sex.
It is finished.
He must increase, but I must decrease.
God humbles Charismatics by making their children Calvinists; and Calvinists by making their children speak in tongues.
What to say to God: "I'm sorry." "Thank you." "I trust you." "I love you." "Yes sir, I will".
Marriage will be preserved and shaped for the glory of God when the glory of God is more precious to us than marriage.
Founder-Teacher, Desiring God, Chancellor, BCS. Spreading a passion for the supremacy of God in all things for the joy of all peoples through Jesus Christ.