Marketing Jesus

By | May 8, 2012

Marketing Jesus by John Muether Dear Naberus, Aren’t these wonderful times to be in the temptation business? The hyper-consumerism of modern times virtually does our work for us, as it converts our targets’ social lives into commodities that serve personal happiness, whether jobs or marriages or families. As stunning as these successes have been, do not underestimate our crowning achievement. “Marketing the… Read More »

Advice on Reading by Richard Baxter (1615-1691)

By | May 2, 2012

“Make careful choice of the books which you read: let the holy scriptures ever have the pre-eminence, and, next to them, those solid, lively, heavenly treatises which best expound and apply the scriptures, and next, credible histories, especially of the Church; but take heed of false teachers who would corrupt your understandings.” 1. As there is a more… Read More »

We have been admiring our vile selves!

By | May 2, 2012

“I hate pride and arrogance!” Proverbs 8:13 What a monster of pride is man! How full of that cursed venom, is human nature! We cannot receive any grace or blessing from the Lord—but corrupt nature is prone to be proud of it—and to boast in it! No one is exempt from this. I appeal to your hearts. I refer to your experience. When your heart… Read More »