The Devil Loves to Fish in Troubled Waters

There are a number of reasons why Christians should strive for contentment in their lives. In The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment, Jeremiah Burroughs presents ten reasons why contentment is to be desired and longed for by believers. His fifth reason expounds on how contentment delivers the Christian from temptations. I present an excerpt below.... Continue Reading →

Wonder of Grace!

It is a wonder that God is gracious to sinful men. It is a wonder that man has been given the opportunity to repent and turn to God. It is a wonder that God sets his love upon sinners and even works to save them. In The Sinfulness of Sin, Ralph Venning, Puritan pastor and... Continue Reading →

Satan is Subtle and Modest

Many of Satan's suggestions would sound egregious to the Christian who is consciously seeking to obey God's will. So he comes subtly. Never asking for too much at one time. He does this so well that many fall for his wiles, before ever realizing how far they have gone. In the Puritan Classic, The Christian... Continue Reading →

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