A series of Field Notes Gene wrote to highlight the simplicity of the christian life.
The Victorious Homecoming of the Saints Hebrews 12:22–24 “But you have come to Mount Zion and to the city of the living God … to Jesus the Mediator of the new covenant …” In Memoriam This post is dedicated to veteran missionary Jim Parlier who received his promotion into eternity [...]
The Resurrection of Christ and the Vanity of Pascal’s Wager “And if Christ is not risen, your faith is futile, you are still in your sins! … If in this life only we have hope in Christ, we are of all men most pitiable.” 1Co 15:17, 19 The Crux [...]
Simplicity Series #26 Building for Eternity “If anyone’s work which he has built on it [the “foundation,” v. 11] endures, he will receive a reward.” 1Co 3:14 Review from Simplicity Series #25 We each choose to be either a wise or a foolish builder, Mat 7:24-27. The only true, [...]
Six Principles of Spiritual Power “Blessed is the man whose strength is in You, whose heart is set on pilgrimage. As they pass through the Valley of Baca, They make it a spring; the rain also covers it with pools. They go from strength to strength; each one appears [...]
You Shall Call His Name Immanuel “Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel, which is translated, ‘God with us.’” Mat 1:23 An Ancient Sign to Israel (Isa 7:10–17; Isa 8:10; Isa 9:6–7) In the days of Isaiah, in [...]
The Shepherd-King “Behold, the days are coming, says the LORD, that I will raise to David a Branch of righteousness; a King shall reign and prosper, and execute judgment and righteousness in the earth. In His days Judah will be saved, and Israel will dwell safely; now this is [...]
The Free Gift of God—An Insult to Man’s Pride “… being justified freely by His grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus.” Rom 3:24 The Righteousness of God The basic theme of the book of Romans can be followed along several different, but connected, lines of thought. [...]