Lifting Up the Downcast Soul in Affliction

The saints will endure various sorts of afflictions, all or any of which, can be sources of great discouragement. Today as I have reflected on this, I’m reminded of Psalm 42, most well known for the opening verse “As a deer pants for the flowing streams, so pants my soul for you, O God.” The … Continue reading Lifting Up the Downcast Soul in Affliction

How to Keep the 1st Commandment: Turning Uniquely to Christ

We consider this week the third way to keep the first commandment. In the previous weeks we used Kevin DeYoung’s small book The 10 Commandments as a guide through worshipping God exclusively and shunning all idolatry. This week we will focus on Turning to Christ Uniquely. It highlights what we will see in greater detail … Continue reading How to Keep the 1st Commandment: Turning Uniquely to Christ