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Sovereignty
March 4, 2018

The Lord’s King

The Lord's King

While Samuel mourned over the failure of Saul, God was on the move, preparing to reveal the king of his own choosing and through him to establish an everlasting kingdom. The selection of David and his special anointing demonstrates that God is fulfilling his mission in the world with a kingdom that will not fall […]

January 28, 2018

God Is Up to Something

God Is Up to Something

Sometimes it seems that God is distant from his people and their pain. It can seem as if he does not care, that he has abandoned us, and left us to suffer in our misery. Hannah’s prayer for a son, and her subsequent prayer of thanksgiving, urge God’s people to wait on the Lord with […]

October 23, 2016

The Holy Spirit of Promise

The Holy Spirit of Promise

God has made known his plan of bringing everything into unity in his Son, Jesus Christ. Now we are told how God will bring that plan to pass. Through the work of the Holy Spirit, God will make good on his promise by bringing his people to faith and giving them a taste of the […]

October 16, 2016

The Son Our Redeemer

The Son Our Redeemer

The blessings of God’s grace to us are further revealed by the work of the Son of God on our behalf. He redeemed us at great cost, but also gave us great insight into the mystery of God’s eternal plan. Even now he allows us to enjoy the glory of the completed plan because of […]

October 9, 2016

Our Determined Father

Our Determined Father

The unveiling of God’s eternal plan calls for God to be praised for what he has determined to do. This is especially true for Christians who discover that God’s predetermined plan is what is decisive in their salvation. Because of God’s love and his glorious grace, believers can begin to see that in Jesus Christ […]

October 2, 2016

God’s Mystery Made Known

God's Mystery Made Known

The Apostle Paul wrote the letter of Ephesians in order to make known to believers in Jesus God’s eternal plan. This plan was a mystery, hidden from generation after generation until God made it known to his apostles and prophets. Now that God has revealed his great plan for the world, he wants his people […]