Tag Archives: Exegesis

They came to Him from every quarter

“They came to Him from every quarter.”— Mark 1:45 People of all types came to Jesus from every direction. Their paths were different, but their center was the same. Still true today. I refer you to Spurgeon’s wonderful sermon, “Gathering … Continue reading

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My Hope Is In Thee

“And now, Lord, what wait I for? my hope is in Thee.” – Psa. 39:7 All our hopes hang upon Him.

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Faith Is Accounted For Righteousness

“But to him who does not work but believes on Him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is accounted for righteousness,” – Rom. 4:5 The person who’s faith is accounted for righteousness is the person who does not lean on … Continue reading

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Abundantly Satisfied With the Fullness of Your House

“How precious is Your lovingkindness, O God! Therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of Your wings. They are abundantly satisfied with the fullness of Your house, And You give them drink from the river of … Continue reading

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Exiled at Home: COVID-19 Quarantine

“Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ, To the pilgrims of the Dispersion in Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia, elect according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, in sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience and sprinkling of the blood … Continue reading

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Be Wise In What Is Good, And Simple Concerning Evil

“For your obedience has become known to all. Therefore I am glad on your behalf; but I want you to be wise in what is good, and simple concerning evil.” – Rom. 16:19 Be wise in what is good; know … Continue reading

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God, Alone Wise

“to God, alone wise, be glory through Jesus Christ forever. Amen.” Rom. 16:27 Why is it that Man flips this natural divine order: Man, alone is wise. Man, alone gets the glory? No. God, alone is wise. God, alone gets … Continue reading

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Enriched In Everything By Him

“that you were enriched in everything by Him in all utterance and all knowledge,” – 1 Cor. 1:5 Everything is enriched by Jesus. Everything is improved, enhanced, upgraded, sweetened, and adorned by the Son of Man. Without Him, everything is … Continue reading

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We Are Members of One Another

“Therefore, putting away lying, ‘Let each one of you speak truth with his neighbor,’ for we are members of one another.” – Eph. 4:25 The elect are part of the same body. We are united, allied, and federal. As a … Continue reading

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Jesus was not a Refugee

“When he arose, he took the young child and his mother by night, and departed into Egypt” – Matt. 2:14 At this time every year, the claim that Jesus was a refugee makes its rounds. The claim is not historically … Continue reading

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