Category Archives: Pleasing God

The Good Wife

Proverbs 18:22, “Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favor of the LORD.” The good wife, the one who indicates God’s favor on a man, is the wife who is virtuous and prudent (Proverbs 12:4 and 19:14 … Continue reading

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Stay with the Stuff!

The Bible is the only resource that is adequate to fuel our faith (2 Timothy 3:16). Therefore, we must saturate our hearts and minds with Scripture. Continue reading

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Congratulations, Darrell and Carla Sparks!

Last night I was privileged to participate in an event celebrating Darrell and Carla Sparks’ 25 years of ministry at the Dearborn Baptist Church of Aurora, IN. That congregation has been exceedingly blessed and well-served for its entire existence by … Continue reading

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The Purpose for Living

I have posted before how I enjoy reading Spurgeon’s morning and evening devotional. The radio program Truth for Life produces a revised an updated format of Spurgeon’s devotional. I wanted to share today’s, which is taken from Ecclesiastes 1:7, All … Continue reading

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The Gospel

Last Saturday I was privileged to address students ranged in age from middle school to college, and my topic was sowing the seed of the Gospel. (Which explains my previous post!)  This post, and perhaps another one, are parts of … Continue reading

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Sowing the Seed

The scene of a farmer with a seed bag slung over his shoulder, walking up and down the furrows of his field broadcasting his seed, would have been a familiar one to all who heard this parable. They may have … Continue reading

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