Aridity, drought, period of waiting

by Vincent Clark on October 6, 2018
Waiting on the Lord is like being alone in a desert with no landmarks, sounds, or direction. Aridity is the word Teresa of Avila uses. Perseverance is the watchword as I continue to do the other things that I know His Majesty wants me to do. Through patient endurance, I will pass through this desert into an oasis. Read More ...

Obedience of faith Part 2

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by Vincent Clark on April 18, 2017
Obedience without faith is disobedience, rebellion, and hypocrisy and is motivated by fear of punishment (after the age of accountability). Obedience of faith begins with faith and is motivated by love. Read More ...

Open their eyes

by Vincent Clark on March 5, 2017
This narrative in 2 Kings is prophetic in many ways, demonstrating that faith is a point of view that reveals the truth. Your enemy cannot stand against you when your eyes are opened and you see through his lies. Read More ...

Obedience of faith

by Vincent Clark on February 4, 2017
The obedience of faith is mentioned twice in Paul's epistle to the Romans. It is the penultimate goal of the gospel as described by John Piper of Desiring God Foundation. What is obedience of faith and why is it so important? Read More ...

Righteousness without repentance part 2

by Vincent Clark on January 16, 2017
Faith is the quintessential ingredient for righteousness. This study follows the litany-of-faith chapter, Hebrews 11 to show what faith is and why it is so important for righteousness. Read More ...

When God is silent

by Vincent Clark on January 12, 2017
When God speaks, we know for sure what he wants and what he is doing. When God is silent we are left with a mystery. How do we know what God wants if we don't hear him directly? Read More ...

Righteousness without repentance part 1

by Vincent Clark on December 23, 2016
How can one be righteous before God unless he repents of his sins? The patriarchs did not repent, yet God declared them righteous and made promises to them. Read More ...