Heidelberg Catechism – Lord’s Day 48 123. Q. What is the second petition? A. “Your kingdom come.” That is: so govern us by your Word and Spirit that we may more and more submit ourselves unto you. Uphold and increase your church. Destroy the works of the devil, every power that raises itself against you, …

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Those who most desired the judgment of God to fall on others seemed to have no idea about the measure of God’s mercy, or how they themselves needed to be prepared lest that judgment fall on them. Songs of preparation: Child In The Manger, He Will Hold Me Fast, and Give To Our God Immortal …

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Joseph Tenney writes about the way in which corporate worship serves to direct the natural flow of our worship toward the one we were created to worship. An excerpt: The gathering together of the church for worship is an act of reversal; it is an act of reversing our loves. Perhaps you’ve heard the saying, …

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EMU Music have just released Songs Of The Saved, a collection of songs seeking to express the great themes common to the experience of God’s redeemed people. I’m listening to it at various times to see if anything strikes me as demanding to be sung. There’s no immediate stand-outs, although More Of You is probably …

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It’s hard to know why an event grips public consciousness. Phillip Hughes, a professional cricketer died today of an injury sustained during a game. Search the internet and you’ll find countless articles reporting the story. One young man of undoubted talent who continued to strive to establish himself at the highest level of his sport. …

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