Resolutions: Jonathan Edwards

Early in his first letter to the church in Corinth, Paul made a bold resolution by saying, "For I decided to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and him crucified." (1 Corinthians 2:2, ESV) In the New American Standard the word determined is used, and in the New International Version the word resolved is…

Conviction or Legalism; Discipline or Destruction?

Conviction or Legalism; Discipline or Destruction?  ~a look at 1 Corinthians chapter 8 ~ Intro We all today ought to be grateful that the Apostle Paul is not with us in the flesh, for if he were, he would banner a clarion call out against the great majority of professing Christians and how they have…

What Do I Really Want To See?

Lately I have been spending a lot of time with the Lord asking Him for a greater and more powerful move of His hand and a greater demonstration in the conviction of His Spirit – conviction and power in my private life, power in my family life, power in my public life and power in…

Conviction of Sin: heeding reproof

Conviction of Sin heeding reproof (This is taken from my book, Realities of True Christian, chapter four. Learn more here.)   “He disciplines us for our good, so that we may share His holiness.”[1] Are you a wise child accepting the Father’s discipline?[2] Do you love God’s knowledge? Or do you hate reproof proving yourself…