Soli Deo Gloria

Posts from August 2015

Exodus 1 – Fearing God, Longing for Salvation, Infanticide

The sons of Israel who went to Egypt with Jacob were: (1) Reuben (2) Simeon (3) Levi (4) Judah (5) Issachar (6) Zebulun (7) Benjamin (8)Dan (9) Naphtali (10) Gad (11) Asher. Jacob’s descendants numbered 70 persons. Joseph, his brothers, and all that generation died, but the people of Israel were fruitful and increased greatly; they multiplied and grew exceedingly strong, so that the land was filled with them. The Egyptians ruthlessly oppressed and enslaved Israel. The…

The Promises of God – Thomas Watson

This is a section from Thomas Watson’s book “All Things for Good” outlining how God works all things for good to believers, The promises of God: The promises are notes of God’s hand; is it not good to have security? The promises are the milk of the gospel; and is not the milk for the good of the…

“Engaging with God, A Biblical Theology of Worship” by David Peterson

Peterson, David. Engaging with God, A Biblical Theology of Worship. Downers Grove:  IVP Academic, 1992. Engaging with God a Biblical Theology of Worship is a helpful outline of how local churches ought to think about what “worship” is. If churches desire to order their life together according to Scripture this is a great aid. It’s divided into ten chapters moving through…