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Greek Psalms in a Year: Resources for Reading

Greek Psalms in a Year starts this coming Thursday. The two primary loci of activity (at least online) are the Facebook group and now a dedicated sub-section of the Accordance Forums. (Thanks, Accordance, for hosting!) Follow along or contribute to e...
by Words on the Word on Dec 26, 2014

The Light Of Christmas Love

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.25.14 12.25 2 Chronicles 30 Revelation 16 Zechariah 12 Psalms 143 “Christmas is most truly Christmas when we celebrate it by giving the light of love to those who need it most.” — Ruth Carter Stapleton Thank...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 25, 2014

Angels We Have Seen on High

Humans have always ascribed significance to what they see in the sky. Evolution, I suspect, has a great deal to do with it, but so does religion. As I suggest in Weathering the Psalms, the sky is the barometer where … Continue reading →...

Trust In Christ Alone

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.24.14 12.24 2 Chronicles 29 Revelation 15 Zechariah 11 Psalms 142 “I felt I did trust in Christ, Christ alone for salvation, and an assurance was given me that he had taken away my sins, even mine, and saved me from the...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 24, 2014

True prophets: God speaks through king David

King David was a poet prophet, a king, a courageous and brilliant military man. But David was also a musician and a composer.  He wrote poetry (psalms) that are usually sung. When we read his psalms we can find that he prophesied about the Messiah...

True prophets: God speaks through king David

King David was a poet prophet, a king, a courageous and brilliant military man. But David was also a musician and a composer.  He wrote poetry (psalms) that are usually sung. When we read his psalms we can find that he prophesied about the Messiah...
by An Amazing Journey of One Man on Dec 23, 2014

Fear Only God

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.23.14 12.23 2 Chronicles 27-28 Revelation 14 Zechariah 10 Psalms 140-141 “Give me one hundred preachers who fear nothing but sin and desire nothing but God, and I care not whether they be clergymen or laymen, they alone...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 23, 2014

True prophet: God speaks through king David

King David was a poet prophet, a king, a courageous and brilliant military man. But David was also a musician and a composer.  He wrote poetry (psalms) that are usually sung. When we read his psalms we can find that he prophesied about the Messiah...

True Obedience

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.22.14 12.22 2 Chronicles 26 Revelation 13 Zechariah 9 Psalms 139 “True obedience is prompt and present, ready and speedy, without shucking and hucking, without delays and consults.” — John Trapp Thank you for reading...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 22, 2014

Only The True God

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.20.14 12.20 2 Chronicles 24 Revelation 11 Zechariah 7 Psalms 135-136 Only if God can say things that make you struggle will you know that you have met a real God and not a figment of your imagination. — Tim Keller Thank...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 20, 2014

Yes Lord

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.19.14 12.19 2 Chronicles 22-23 Revelation 10 Zechariah 6 Psalms 132-134 If you look up into His face and say, “Yes, Lord, whatever it costs,” at that moment He’ll flood your Life with His presence and power.
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 19, 2014

Prayer Is A Dialogue

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.18.14 12.18 2 Chronicles 21 Revelation 9 Zechariah 5 Psalms 129-131 “Prayer is not monologue, but dialogue. God’s voice in response to mine is its most essential part.” — Andrew Murray Thank you for reading Labori...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 18, 2014

Delight In God

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.17.14 12.17 2 Chronicles 19-20 Revelation 8 Zechariah 4 Psalms 126-128 “Till you can sing and rejoice and delight in God as misers do in gold, and kings in scepters, you can never enjoy the world.” — Thomas T...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 17, 2014

Intellect And Pride

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.16.14 12.16 2 Chronicles 18 Revelation 7 Zechariah 3 Psalms 123-125 “Oftentimes intellect and pride stand in the way of God’s work in our lives. Many people today reject the gospel because it sounds too easy. The L...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 16, 2014

Weathering the Storm

I had almost forgotten the validation of being published. Colleagues sometimes ask me if I’m still working on any books without realizing that employment in publishing, with rare instances, constitutes a conflict of interest. Editors are acquirers...

The Best Of God

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.15.14 12.15 2 Chronicles 17 Revelation 6 Zechariah 2 Psalms 120-122 “Men who possess God’s best are men who have wholly followed the Lord. They’ve completely committed themselves. They’ve gone for the w...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 15, 2014

God Loves Broken Vessels

 THOT 4 2 Day — 12.08.14  12.08 2 Chronicles 8 3 John 1 Habakkuk 3 Psalms 119:1-24 “When God wants to do an impossible task, he takes an impossible man, and he crushes him.” — Alan Redpath Thank you for reading Laboring In...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 8, 2014

Plant The Love Of Christ

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.05.14 12.05 2 Chronicles 5 1 John 4 Nahum 3 Psalms 114-115 “If you uproot an idol in your life and fail to plant the love of Christ in its place, the idol will grow back.” — Tim Keller Thank you for reading ...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 5, 2014

Dependent On God

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.04.14 12.04 2 Chronicles 3-4 1 John 3 Nahum 2 Psalms 112-113 The best place any Christian can ever be in is to be totally destitute and totally dependent upon God, and know it. — Alan Redpath Thank you for reading Labor...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 4, 2014

Worship Is Our Highest Aim

THOT 4 2 Day — 12.03.14 12.03 2 Chronicles 2 1 John 2 Nahum 1 Psalms 110-111 “Worship is the highest and noblest activity of which man, by the grace of God, is capable.” — John Stott Thank you for reading Laboring In The Lord...
by Laboring In The Lord on Dec 3, 2014


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