New Sermon: Ezra 9-10 – The Terrible Weight of Sin

I preached the following sermon this past Sunday at North Lynnwood Bible Chapel in Lynnwood, WA. They were doing a series on Ezra, and this finalized it. Earlier I preached on Ezra 3-4 in this series. If any more of my sermons get recorded while I am in the US, I will upload them, also […]

Rising from the Ashes (Part 2 of 2)

Oh Lord, what would I not give to never defame your name again, to never let Satan have another foothold in my thoughts, to never again let temptation birth sin! “Wretched man that I am! Who will deliver me from this body of death? (Romans 7:24).” Paul, the renowned missionary, preacher, apologist, and Bible writer […]

Rising from the Ashes (Part 1 of 2)

I often marvel at God’s graciousness and wisdom in using our foolishness, lack of foresight, and even sin to His glory. Be it through Scripture, the reading of biographies, or from personal experiences this truth is readily visible to any who would ponder such a thought. Why would a good, pure, and holy God care […]

Worship the God of Wrath (Daily Devotional)

Today’s Reading: Revelation 14-5. (Context: Chapter 14 speaks of the 144,000 Jews set-apart and saved from death during the Tribulation. Chapter 15 speaks of the final sequence of wrath in the Tribulation, before the 2nd Coming of Christ at Armageddon.) As I sit here in my house in Camiri, Bolivia, lightning is crashing onto the hot earth and […]

We Are the Poison (Daily Devotional)

Today’s Reading: Genesis 1-4. When sin entered the world, it didn’t come slowly, or ” grow” on people as they got older. An old man is no more or less a sinner than a baby child. We all carry the same disease, the same poison, and this sin as a lion crouches in us, waiting […]