Longing for God.

"True godliness engages our affections and awakes within us a desire to enjoy God's presence and fellowship. It produces a longing for God Himself. The writer of Psalm 42 vividly expressed this longing when he exclaimed, "As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, O God. My soul thirsts … Continue reading Longing for God.

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An Introduction to Theology (Part 7)

Some Thoughts on Systematic Theology “You therefore, beloved, knowing this beforehand, be on your guard so that you are not carried away by the error of unprincipled men and fall from your own steadfastness, but grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To Him be the glory, both now … Continue reading An Introduction to Theology (Part 7)

The Necessity of Love (Part 2)

“But the goal of our instruction is love from a pure heart, and a good conscience, and a sincere faith.” – 1 Timothy 1:5 Last week, we took a look at the importance of love in counseling. We began laying a foundation by comparing the world’s unhealthy and incorrect views of love with that which … Continue reading The Necessity of Love (Part 2)

An Introduction to Theology (Part 6)

Five Areas of Theology “In pointing out these things to the brethren, you will be a good servant of Christ Jesus, constantly nourished on the words of the faith and of the sound doctrine which you have been following.” – 1 Timothy 4:6 Since we started our look into theology, I have had the specific goal … Continue reading An Introduction to Theology (Part 6)