From Bethlehem in the Majesty of the Name of the Lord
Dec 12, 1982
God uses little towns, youngest sons, and slingshots to magnify his self-sufficient and most magnificent glory.
Call Me Husband, Not Baal
Dec 26, 1982
The point of Hosea is that God exalts his mercy by not giving up on his promiscuous wife.
The Just Shall Live by Faith
Oct 31, 1982
Am I ready to take my stand in the divine courtroom and hear the Judge pass an eternal sentence on me? We cannot face this unless we have faith.
You Shall Go Forth Leaping Like Calves
Dec 19, 1982
Christ came at Christmas to build a bridge across the chasm of sin to eternal life, but the name of the bridge is purity. Christmas is for purity.
The Poor of the Land and the Pride of Jacob
Oct 10, 1982
Conversion isn't just changing your mind but exchanging the love of comfort for the love of goodness and justice.
The Locust Horde and the Day of the Lord
Sep 19, 1982
God will fight against us and clog the joy of our lives until we return with our whole heart to him. For his purpose is to be God alone in the midst of his people.
Take Courage: You Build More Than You See
Nov 28, 1982
Nothing you do is a trifle if you do it in the name of God. He will shake heaven and earth to fill your labor with splendor.
Eagle Edom Will Come Down
Nov 7, 1982
The violent nation will not boast forever. Very soon the recompense will come, and after that all the nations will render an account to God.
The Lord Will Rejoice over You
Sep 25, 1982
Every staff on which we try to lean in our pride will snap and pierce us through. One refuge will be secure: God.
Cry of Distress and Voice of Thanks
The Prayer of Jonah
Nov 21, 1982
The belly of a fish hardly seems like salvation. But it was.