Harvest Blessing Devotional: Thankful for Trouble

By Scott Martin, 11/11/2020 Introduction When I was asked to deliver the devotional at the 2020 Harvest Blessing Dinner, I knew I wanted to speak about thankfulness. Although many of us haven’t spent the past weeks doing much harvesting, harvest dinners have always been a time of thanksgiving for abundance and provision since probably the […]

Five Hymns to Cheer Your Fainting Soul

A while ago we did twenty hymns you should know and teach your children (https://www.gracenevada.com/twenty-hymns-that-you-should-know-and-teach-your-children/). I want to do another list about hymns to sing when we are fainting, weary, or sad. God designed singing to rescue the soul from the abyss and darkness. Martin Luther explains it like this: Music is a fair and […]

Marriage & Eschatology

I was listening to two of my favorite Bible scholars, Dr. Tom Schreiner and Dr. Greg Beale discuss how to interpret the Book of Revelation. Towards the end, the interviewer asked Tom about over-realized eschatology and underrealized eschatology. Yummy! One of my favorite topics and relevant to 1 Corinthians! Over-realized eschatology says the New Creation […]