To the question: what must I do to be saved? The old gospel replies: believe on the Lord Jesus Christ. To the further question: what does it mean to believe on the Lord Jesus Christ? Its reply is: it means knowing oneself to be a sinner, and Christ to have died for sinners; abandoning all … More What Must I Do to be Saved?
There are certain beliefs in Christianity that cannot be rejected and there are other doctrines that we can agree to disagree with. This blog addresses the Seven Irreducible minimum of the Christian faith. They are non-negotiable and essential to the Christian faith. … More The Seven Irreducible Minimums
0:00 Only a Sinner 3:21 Constantly Abiding 6:55 All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name 10:21 The Royal Banner (Banner of the Cross) 13:03 I Know Whom I have Believed 16:28 Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus 19:17 Under his wings 22:48 Conquering Now and Still to Conquer 25:38 How Vast the benefits Divine! 28:40 … More Hymns of the Christian Faith Volume 1
1 Be thou my vision, O Lord of my heart; naught be all else to me, save that thou art. Thou my best thought, by day or by night, waking or sleeping, thy presence my light. 2 Be thou my wisdom, be thou my true word; I ever with thee, and thou with me, Lord. … More Be Thou My Vision
Ang ika-sampung utos ay ito: “Huwag mong iimbutin ang bahay ng iyong kapwa; huwag mong iimbutin ang asawa ng iyong kapwa, o ang kanyang aliping lalaki o ang kanyang aliping babae, o ang kanyang baka, o ang kanyang asno, o ang anumang bagay ng iyong kapwa.” Exodus 20:17 ABAB Ang pag-iimbot o pagiging sakim sa … More #106 Ano ang Ika-sampung Utos?
As I review and study the biblical languages, particularly Greek, one of my readings includes Merkle and Plummer’s Greek For Life: Strategies for Learning, Retaining, and Reviving New Testament Greek. In chapter 7, I stumbled upon a quote from John Piper’s Brothers, We Are Not Professionals. His words cut to the heart of the matter … More Study the Biblical Languages
1 Come, you disconsolate, where’er you languish; come to the mercy seat, fervently kneel. Here bring your wounded hearts, here tell your anguish; earth has no sorrows that heaven cannot heal. 2 Joy of the desolate, light of the straying, hope of the penitent, fadeless and pure! Here speaks the Comforter, in mercy saying, “Earth … More Come Ye Disconsolate
1 Holy, holy, holy! Lord God Almighty! Early in the morning our song shall rise to thee. Holy, holy, holy, merciful and mighty! God in three persons, blessed Trinity! 2 Holy, holy, holy! All the saints adore thee, casting down their golden crowns around the glassy sea; cherubim and seraphim falling down before thee, which … More Holy, Holy, Holy, LORD God Almighty
O Lord, you are my God; I will exalt you; I will praise your name, for you have done wonderful things, plans formed of old, faithful and sure. Isaiah 25:1 ESV The twentieth LORD’s Day is a day of celebration. A celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ (as what the LORD’s Day is). But … More LORD’s Day #20 (2022)
Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working. James 5:16 ESV Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ. Galatians 6:2 ESV In a book that I am currently reading, … More Should We Pray For One Another?
Ang iyong pangalan, O PANGINOON, ay magpakailanman, ang iyong alaala, O PANGINOON, ay sa lahat ng salinlahi. Sapagkat hahatulan ng PANGINOON ang kanyang bayan, at mga lingkod niya’y kanyang kahahabagan. Ang mga diyus-diyosan ng mga bansa ay pilak at ginto, na gawa ng mga kamay ng mga tao. Sila’y may mga bibig, ngunit hindi sila … More Pagbubulay-bulay: Mga Awit 135:13-21
What is it like to know Jesus? J.I. Packer gives four analogies to show the relationship of the knower to the known. In knowing Jesus, it is like a son knowing his father, a wife knowing his husband, a subject knowing his king, and a sheep knowing his shepherd. The knower looks up to Him, … More Knowing Jesus