Pray for Your Pastor Often

Tim Challies on his blog recently wrote about this very topic.  As a young and inexperienced pastor, I couldn’t agree more.  I often remind the congregation that the Lord has entrusted to me of this very thing.  And I am thankful that they do this often. The Apostle Paul often asked the mission churches that […]

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How You Can Be Praying for Us Here in Uganda

This is our third day in Uganda.  We are praising the Lord for all His mercies to us through Jesus Christ.  We rejoice and give thanks to the Lord for the safe arrival of Elliot Khembo and Harold Juma from JTW Malawi.  They arrived at 2:00 am on Thursday morning.  My brother Timothy and I […]

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Paul – The “Chief” of Sinners

“The saying is trustworthy and deserving of full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am chief” (1 Timothy 1:15). We have all heard it and perhaps we have even said it ourselves.  “I am the worst cook…”  “I am the worst organizer…”  “I am the worst preacher…”  […]

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NEEDED! DEAD OR ALIVE: FAITHFUL PREACHERS!!

As a minister of the gospel, there is no subject that interests me more than the preaching.  I am not just interested in a “fanciful” manner, but I am captivated by this subject because it sums up God’s call upon my life this side of heaven.  But it’s not just preaching in general that interests […]

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What Constitutes Saving Faith? Part 1

“Faith in Jesus Christ is a saving grace, whereby we receive and rest upon him alone for salvation, as he is offered to us in the gospel” (Westminster Shorter Catechism Q & A 86). I thank the Lord for yet another opportunity to consider with you the important truths taught us in His Word on […]

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“Not Ashamed of the Gospel”

For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith for faith, as it is written, “The righteous shall live by faith.” (Romans 1:16-17) […]

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Billy Graham’s Meditation on The Power of Prayer

“Remember your leaders, those who spoke to you the word of God.  Consider the outcome of their way of life, and imitate their faith.”  Hebrews 13:7 I would like to share with you an excerpt from a longer article on the power of prayer by Billy Graham.  Mr. Graham (now 93 years old) has been used by […]

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