A World Gone Mad: The Tragedy of Moral Depravity (Romans 1)

Click on this link for a translation of today’s devotional. Scripture reading – Romans 1 This devotional is a follow-up to my earlier introduction to Paul’s Epistle to the Romans, and one I believe the importance of chapter 1 warrants. Paul’s letter to...

Can A Believer Sue a Fellow-believer? (1 Corinthians 6; 1 Corinthians 7)

Click on this link for translations of today’s devotional from Heart of A Shepherd. Scripture reading – 1 Corinthians 6; 1 Corinthians 7 We continue our study of 1 Corinthians, and come to a passage that is extremely relevant to our day. The focus of the...

What is in Your Heart? (Matthew 15; Mark 7)

Scripture reading – Matthew 15; Mark 7 Our study of the Synoptic Gospels continues with Matthew and Mark recording the same events in the life and ministry of Christ. Though it is doubtful either author could have read the writing of the other (this was 14...

“Who Is Teaching Johnny?” – The battle for your child’s soul.

* I am beginning a new Family-Parenting Series titled, “The Four Be’s of Parenting” for Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 8, 2022. This article is the introduction to the first sermon of the series, and is titled “Who is Teaching Johnny?” ...

The Judgment of God (Romans 1-3)

Scripture reading – Romans 1-3 Our chronological Scripture reading schedule brings us today to Paul’s Epistle to the Romans.  You will notice the apostle’s salutation declares from the outset that he is writing to believers in Rome, and identifying himself as a...

The Spiritual Qualifications of the Pastor and the Failure of the 21st Century Church (Titus 1:6-9)

One of the great failings of the 21stcentury church is men in the pulpit and positions of church leadership who are not spiritually qualified. This past week, Josh Harris, a former mega-church pastor of the Sovereign Grace Movement (becoming pastor at age 30),...