Suffering Always Produces Something Good

Since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through faith in Jesus Christ, and in this we can rejoice. 1. Justification gives us peace with God. 2. Justification gives us access to God. 3. Justification gives us a reason to rejoice in the hope of the...

The Pursuit of Happiness

“Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffers; but his delight is in the law of the LORD, and on his law he meditates day and night. He is like a tree planted by streams of water that...

The Lord is Our Shepherd

Psalms 23 The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. He restores my soul. He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name’s sake. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of...

Children of the Free Woman

True freedom is a gift that God gives to us through faith in Jesus Christ alone, therefore we must rest in God’s promise of salvation through faith in Jesus Christ alone. 1. We must rely on God to save us. “Human initiative will only get us human results. Or to put it...

Rejoice

Rejoice in the Lord always!   1. Rejoice in the Lord. “Surely all redeemed men and women will want to rejoice in the Lord. Our sins have been forgiven! We have been declared righteous because another has borne our guilt. We have received the gift of the Spirit,...