Sackcloth & Ashes

REPENTANCE ACCORDING TO 2 CORINTHIANS 7:11 It is for a very good reason that the apostle enumerates seven causes, effects, or parts in his description of repentance. They are earnestness or carefulness, excuse, indignation, fear, longing, zeal, and avenging [ 2 Corinthians 7:11]. It should not seem absurd that I dare not determine whether they ought … Continue reading Sackcloth & Ashes

Five Disadvantages to Liturgical Worship

Back in April of 2018 I posted Dr. Jordan Cooper's video on the Five Benefits of Liturgical Worship and it has been one of my more popular posts. At the time I was attending Holy Trinity Anglican Church and going through somewhat of a spiritual/midlife crisis. I wondered around for a few years but eventually … Continue reading Five Disadvantages to Liturgical Worship

A Prayer for all in Civil Authority

During this time of pandemic please remember to pray for those in authority, that God may guide them, give them wisdom and bring them to salvation if they do not know the Lord Jesus. First of all, then, I urge that petitions, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for everyone, 2 for kings and all … Continue reading A Prayer for all in Civil Authority

(Mostly) #Puritan treatises and #sermons during times of #plague and pestilence. 

NOTES beside the links were added by a poster on PB. Joseph Hall — Comforts Against Public Calamities https://quod.lib.umich.edu/e/eebo/A...oup;rgn=div1;view=fulltext;xc=1;q1=pestilence Samuel Shaw — A Welcome to the Plague and Farewell to Life https://archive.org/details/sufferingchristi00vint/page/258/mode/2up Edward Reynolds — Being a Day of Solemn Humiliation for the Continuing Pestilence https://ota.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/repos...024/A57156/A57156.html?sequence=5&isAllowed=y Thomas Doolittle — A Spiritual Antidote Against Sinful Contagion in Dying Times, a … Continue reading (Mostly) #Puritan treatises and #sermons during times of #plague and pestilence. 

Call to Prayer and Fast, Sunday 22nd March

Not a bad idea, I'm hoping others will join in and pray and fast this Sunday. Yours in the Lord, jm Source: GAFCON Archbishop Ben Kwashi & Archbishop Foley Beach GAFCON Chairman Archbishop Foley Beach and General Secretary Archbishop Ben Kwashi issue a call to prayer and fasting for this Sunday, 22 March, interceding against … Continue reading Call to Prayer and Fast, Sunday 22nd March

Simplicity

Repost: “The best definition I know for contemplation is as follows: Contemplation is a long, loving look at what really is… We have to find a place where we can receive all of our experiences without repressing anything. We need a place where we can consider all that we’ve done –and not done–in our life, … Continue reading Simplicity