Old Time Ear Trumpets

Nothing Changes Until You Hear

What kind of people tend to mark history? Though many attributes should be considered, I have something specific in mind which I’ll illustrate by listing names ranging in history from ancient to modern: Noah, Abraham, Moses, David, Daniel, Jesus, Paul, Augustine of Hippo, Francis of Assisi, Joan of Arc, Martin Luther, John Wesley, Mother Theresa, Billy Graham, Bill Bright, Keith Green More modern…

What Does it Take to Obey?

Reprinted from the sermon archives of the late Bible teacher, Ray Stedman: “Whoever has my commands and obeys them, he is the one who loves me. He who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I too will love him and show myself to him” (John 14:21). To read this, “Obey Me, and…

Contending for the New

In Genesis 15, the call to Abram and his dialog with God form a microcosm of the call to all fathers—you and me included. As I conclude this little intro series in the next few verses, things quickly take a strange turn. What’s going on? “And (God) said to him, ‘I am the LORD who…