The Praises of Israel

The Praises of Israel

As I was preparing a sermon for Sunday morning, I was struck by a very short, but profound verse. “But thou art holy, O thou that inhabitest the praises of Israel” (Psalm 22:3). The more I read Psalm 22, the more this little verse kept sticking out to me. As I thought...
The Blessing of Reading the Bible

The Blessing of Reading the Bible

“Blessed is he that readeth and they that hear the words of this prophecy and keep those things which are written therein: for the time is at hand” (Revelation 1:3). There is a blessing to reading aloud the Word of God and hearing the Word of God read aloud. Never...
Do All in the Name of the Lord

Do All in the Name of the Lord

“And whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God and the Father by him” (Colossians 3:17). The above verse should be the guiding light in everything we do.  If something can not be authorized it is sin. It goes beyond...
Out of Focus

Out of Focus

While my family and I were in East Tennessee for Polishing the Pulpit we had a chance to do some fun vacation type activities. We had the opportunity to go to Gatlinburg and enjoy some to the tourist attractions. One of those attractions we enjoyed was the tram that...
Buried With Him

Buried With Him

Buried with Him Noticing the title of our article you might assume that we will be discussing the importance of baptism and how baptism saves us by the resurrection of the Christ (cf 1 Peter 1:3). However, we are going to be focusing on the mode of baptism. Notice the...