The Seven Letters from Jesus

Last night we looked at the first three chapters of the book of Revelation. I mentioned (and put up on screen) a breakdown of the seven letters in chapters two and three that showed their parallel structures. Seeing the structure is helpful for getting a sense of the...

What truly helps

What should be our focus as we read the scriptures? Consider these thoughts from John Calvin: Not to take too long, let us remember here, as in all religious doctrine, that we ought to hold to one rule of modesty and sobriety: not to speak, or guess, or even to seek...

A Mountain of Grain

We should never grow tired of doing what Jesus calls “searching the scriptures.” In that vein, check out this heap of inspiration from Charles Spurgeon: “Search the Scriptures.” — John 5:39 The Greek word here rendered search signifies a...