Category Archives: Quick Thoughts

Minimising, Maximising

This thought from a recent sermon on Caleb in Joshua 14, which I referenced again in today’s sermon on Jehoshaphat in II Chronicles 20:12.  Both of these men faced enemies which were powerful and dangerous, and neither played down the … Continue reading

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If Jesus is Interceding for Us….

Will you yield to temptation, will you sin, while the One who died for you is pleading your case in Heaven? Continue reading

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The Irrational Irreligious

It is rational to think of religion; to reflect on eternity; to be serious; to be anxious about the future state.  If there is even a possibility that we may be miserable forever, it is proper to be serious about … Continue reading

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Little Gifts

Just a quick thought today.  There are many small blessings, little gifts, that our Lord gives us which have no real eternal importance, no significance beyond this life or even beyond the day in which He gives them. The food … Continue reading

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Working on the Sabbath, Resting on the Sabbath

John 5:16-17 16 And therefore did the Jews persecute Jesus, and sought to slay him, because he had done these things on the sabbath day. 17 But Jesus answered them, My Father worketh hitherto, and I work. ****************************** Genesis 2:2 … Continue reading

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Peace, Perfect Peace

Isaiah 48:18 O that thou hadst hearkened to my commandments! then had thy peace been as a river, and thy righteousness as the waves of the sea: Isaiah 48:22 There is no peace, saith the LORD, unto the wicked. Isaiah … Continue reading

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Superhero Theology

Five-year-old theologians sometimes get right to the heart of the matter.  This little gem came on the way home from school.  (The wording isn’t exact, but close enough….) “Dad, my friends were talking about which superhero is the best.  I … Continue reading

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