How beautiful it is to close our eyes from this life only to open them to eternity . To breath our last in this life only to breath in eternity . To lose life Only to gain eternity . Death as we know it Is to live for those who love Christ. Susan McMillan Philippians…… Continue reading To Die is Gain
But he was pierced for our transgressions; he was crushed for our iniquities; upon him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and with his wounds we are healed.
Ephesians 1:7-8 In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace, which he lavished upon us, in all wisdom and insight.
And being in agony he prayed more earnestly; and his sweat became like great drops of blood falling down to the ground.
The Triumphal Entry 12 The next day the large crowd that had come to the feast heard that Jesus was coming to Jerusalem. 13 So they took branches of palm trees and went out to meet him, crying out, “Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord, even the King of Israel!” 14 And…… Continue reading Brewed Thoughts – John 12:12-19
“The grand difference between a human being and a Supreme being is precisely this: Apart from God I cannot exist; apart from me God does exist. God does not need me in order for Him to be. I do need God in order for me to be. We are dependent. We are fragile. This is…… Continue reading Brewed Thoughts – R.C. Sproul
“God is God. Because he is God, He is worthy of my trust and obedience. I will find rest nowhere but in His holy will that is unspeakably beyond my largest notions of what he is up to.” Elizabeth Eliot
Rock of Ages, cleft for me, let me hide myself in thee; let the water and the blood, from thy wounded side which flowed, be of sin the double cure; save from wrath and make me pure. Not the labors of my hands can fulfill thy law’s demands; could my zeal no respite know, could…… Continue reading Brewed Thoughts – Rock of Ages
https://youtu.be/1TanQFBzV3I When peace, like a river, attendeth my way, When sorrows like sea billows roll; Whatever my lot, Thou hast taught me to say, It is well, it is well with my soul. Though Satan should buffet, though trials should come, Let this blest assurance control, That Christ hath regarded my helpless estate, And hath…… Continue reading Brewed Thoughts – Horatio G. Spafford
“Faith is like an empty, open hand stretched out towards God, with nothing to offer and everything to receive.” John Calvin