Author Archives: Sam

Ruth’s Redeemer Points to Our Redeemer

Here is an excerpt of a sermon I am preaching through the book of Ruth. Seeing Christ through Boaz really makes it come alive for me. “I told you that the relationship between Ruth and Boaz was not the main … Continue reading

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The Myth of Numbers in ministry

A good friend of mine asked me how I felt about quantitative/numerical goals in ministry. Here was my response. You may not agree with me, but feel free to read it. “That is very interesting question. And honestly I am … Continue reading

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Love Lustres At Calvary

What an amazing picture of what Christ’s work accomplished and the future life eternal! Praise God! MY FATHER, Enlarge my heart, warm my affections, open my lips, supply words that proclaim ‘Love lustres at Calvary.’ There grace removes my burdens … Continue reading

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Great Example of the relationship between OT and NT

This is an excerpt from Justin Taylor’s blog of Tim Keller’s book, King’s Cross: The Story of the World in the Life of Jesus. It shows how the story of Jonah relates to Jesus in Mark 4:35-41. It is a … Continue reading

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What is the Bible About?

I love to watch this from time to time. It changes the way I read the Bible.  

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The Precious Blood

What a great description of sin and grace! Meditate on this. BLESSED LORD JESUS, Before the cross I kneel and see the heinousness of my sin, my iniquity that caused thee to be ‘made a curse’, the evil that excites … Continue reading

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Very convicting and very true

I found this post on Justin Taylor’s blog. It’s a quote talking about Evangelicals lack of communion with God. I particularly like this quote. “We do not spend much time, alone or together, in dwelling on the wonder of the … Continue reading

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