The dead calm of indifference

“Anything is better than the dead calm of indifference.” – Charles Spurgeon This morning, I read those words and they gripped my heart. Immediately, my mind went to the Lord’s famous words to the Laodicean church in the book of Revelation… ““And to the angel of the church of the Laodiceans write, ‘These things saysContinue reading “The dead calm of indifference”

Are we willing to be hated for Christ’s sake?

“Indeed, all who desire to live a godly life in Christ Jesus will be persecuted,” (2 Timothy 3:12, ESV) ““If the world hates you, know that it has hated me before it hated you. If you were of the world, the world would love you as its own; but because you are not of theContinue reading “Are we willing to be hated for Christ’s sake?”

The day after Valentine’s Day…

“Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.” (1 John 3:18, ESV) Yesterday was Valentine’s Day.  Like many husbands, I got my lovely wife a sweet card and took her to her favorite restaurant to eat for Valentine’s Day.  To be very honest, Valentine’s Day is theContinue reading “The day after Valentine’s Day…”

“I want to be like Adrian Rogers…”

Adrian Rogers remains one of the most influential people in my life.  Other than the Words of God in the Bible, the words of Adrian Rogers have influenced me more than any other. There is literally not a single day that I do not think of Dr. Rogers and something I have learned from him. Continue reading ““I want to be like Adrian Rogers…””