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  1. Sue J Love

    Fully Devoted

    Thursday, May 26, 2016, 4:58 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “A Believer’s Prayer.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read 1 Corinthians 15 (select vv. ESV). Jesus Christ is not only God’s Son, but he is God, the second person of our triune God – Father, Son and Holy Spirit. He...
  2. Hekuran

    Atonement for a sinless society

    I'm halfway through a very interesting book - Atonement for a Sinless Society. It's quite academic and to be honest some of it is over my head. But the fundamental ideas it wrestles with have struck me deeply First off, despite the title, nowhere does the book deny the reality or the power of...
  3. Kirby D. P.

    Rules You Don't Like

    Question from a friendly atheist to faithful Christians: Is there any item within God’s doctrine (defined sins, requirements of faith/observance, standards for punishment/reward in any afterlife, etc.) according to your own personal understanding of that doctrine, that you either disagree with...
  4. S

    What no one wants to talk about.

    Well I'm planning on staying single the rest of my life and devoting my life to spreading the gospel, God called me to the mission field two years ago, but I struggle with something kind of embarrassing and it sounds like a middle school, health class, question. "Is it wrong to masturbate?" I'm...
  5. Sue J Love

    But He Says

    Saturday, December 19, 2015, 3:30 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Teach Them.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Matthew 5:27-30 (Select NASB). “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery’; but I say to you that everyone who looks at a woman with lust...
  6. Sue J Love

    Struggling with Sin?

    Are you presently struggling with sin? What I mean is, not that you are being tempted, but are you giving in to the flesh thinking that sin or Satan has power over you and that you don't have the ability to say "NO!" to sin? In the book of Romans, chapter 7, Paul described for us the struggle...
  7. Sue J Love

    He is Calling

    Saturday, October 24, 2015, 2:30 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “For Our Nation.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Jeremiah 1 (Selected vv. NASB). Do Not Fear (vv. 4-10) Now the word of the Lord came to me saying, “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, And before...
  8. Sue J Love

    A Monster Storm

    Friday, October 23, 2015, 5:05 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Courageous!” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Isaiah 66 (NASB). They Did Evil (vv. 1-4) Thus says the Lord, “Heaven is My throne and the earth is My footstool. Where then is a house you could build for Me...
  9. Sue J Love

    Prayers and Confessions

    Thursday, October 22, 2015, 9:11 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “A Believer’s Prayer.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Isaiah 64 (NASB). Prayer for Justice (vv. 1-3) Oh, that You would rend the heavens and come down, That the mountains might quake at Your presence— As...
  10. Kirby D. P.

    OT Law v NT sin

    Hello, friend believers. A friendly atheist here. This community has become my go-to source for considered perspective from the sincerely faithful. So, here I am again. Today, my question regards Biblical law. I am well versed in Old Testament doctrine and Levitical law’s role in covenantal...
  11. Sue J Love

    A Sinful Course

    Thursday, August 6, 2015, 2:57 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Living Water.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read 1 John 5 (Selected vv. NASB). Observe His Commandments (vv. 1-3) Whoever believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and whoever loves the Father loves...
  12. Kirby D. P.

    CAN UNKNOWING SIN BE ABSOLVED OR FORGIVEN?

    Hi. A friendly atheist here – I promise, not trolling for a fight. I drop in here from time to time when I have questions about Christianity for which I have been unable to locate a clear answer in my usual, passive resources. Lately I’ve been pondering the meanings and price of sin. I’ve...
  13. Sue J Love

    Learning Obedience

    Friday, July 10, 2015, 4:28 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song, “Broken and Contrite.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Hebrews 5:1-10 (NASB). He Deals Gently (vv. 1-4) For every high priest taken from among men is appointed on behalf of men in things pertaining to God, in...
  14. Sue J Love

    Renewing the Mind

    Wednesday, June 17, 2015, 4:00 p.m. – the Lord Jesus put in mind the song, “Search Me, O God.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Colossians 3:1-17 (ESV). Set Your Mind If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand...
  15. Sue J Love

    Getting Off-Course

    Saturday, June 6, 2015, 1:09 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song, “Muted Trumpet.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Galatians 6 (NASB). Caught in Sin Brethren, even if anyone is caught in any trespass, you who are spiritual, restore such a one in a spirit of gentleness; each...
  16. Sue J Love

    Keep Standing Firm

    Friday, June 5, 2015, 8:48 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind this song: Refiner’s Fire / Doerksen, Brian Purify my heart, let me be as gold and precious silver… Refiner's fire, my heart's one desire is to be holy; set apart for You, Lord… Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Galatians...
  17. Sue J Love

    The Alliance

    Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 8:15 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song, “Arise & Shine.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read 2 Corinthians 13 (ESV). By the Power of God This is the third time I am coming to you. Every charge must be established by the evidence of two or three...
  18. Sue J Love

    Slaves to Righteousness

    Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 7:27 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “When in The Stillness.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Romans 6 (ESV). Into His Death What shall we say then? Are we to continue in sin that grace may abound? By no means! How can we who died to sin still live...
  19. Sue J Love

    Examine Everything

    Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 4:39 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Refresh My Spirit, Lord.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Romans 1 (selected NASB). Not Ashamed Paul was a servant of Jesus Christ, set apart for the gospel of God – “the gospel he promised beforehand...
  20. Sue J Love

    Childlike Faith

    5/24/11: I was sitting at the keyboard with my one year old grandson. He was playing and I was playing. Then he pushed one of those rhythm buttons on the keyboard, so I began playing a melody to fit with the rhythm. I told my grandson that I should write a song about him, and then the Lord...
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