A Time for Everything

29th October, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

Solomon, the wise Teacher, said that there is a time for everything, and after making this declaration, he sets forth a long lists of comparisons. A time to be born … a time to die.   A time to plant … a time to uproot.  Here’s an exercise for you and your children.  Read Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 » Read More

Help! Rescue Me!

20th October, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

Why did Jesus die for your sin? If you answer, “so I can be forgiven and be with God in heaven eternally,” your answer is correct, but it’s not Paul’s response in Galatians 1:3. In his introduction to the Epistle of Galaitans Paul  wrote that Jesus gave Himself for our sins “to rescue us from » Read More

Solitude and silence

19th October, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

“I will meditate on Thy precepts.” (Psalm 119:15) “There are times when solitude is better than society, and silence is wiser than speech.”  These words by Charles Spurpeon introduce the devotional thoughts on Psalm 119:15 in the book Morning By Morning.  The well-known Charles Spurgeon then goes on to say that it’s by musing on the » Read More