Monthly Archives: January 2012

Temporary Hiatus

Due to an unbelievable load this semester for my PhD my posts at this site will be sparse over the next few months. I hope to get back into the swing by May, and until then I will look to … Continue reading

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Prayer and Fervency

The most well known text of Scripture combining prayer and passion is found in James 5:16- “The effective [or fervent] prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.” E. M. Bounds, in his chapter on this topic, makes an excellent … Continue reading

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True Worship

The fuel of worship is a true vision of the greatness of God; the fire that makes the fuel burn white hot is the quickening of the Holy Spirit; the furnace made alive and warm by the flame of truth … Continue reading

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Prayer and Faith (continued)

A couple more thoughts today from E. M. Bounds on the topic of prayer and faith. What an era of glorious achievements would dawn for the church and the world, if only there could be reproduced a race of saints … Continue reading

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Whatever It Takes

Jon Bloom recently had a tremendous yet daunting post over at Desiring God. To me it is so helpful I wanted to reproduce it here in its entirety and challenge all of us to treasure conformity to the image of … Continue reading

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Prayer and Faith

So a new semester of PhD work is nearly upon me, and with that comes little time to think about much else. Other guys have greater capacity to do a variety of things effectively, but I find that I must … Continue reading

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Call Others to Imitate You

I just read a stirring post on Justin Taylor’s blog and had to post it here. Taylor writes, “Gospel-centered discipleship employs both show and tell. In his little book From the Resurrection to His Return: Living Faithfully in the Last … Continue reading

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