Something happened on 03/04/14) and the entire site went down and as a result, the blog lost several years of data and now I had to start the blog over. So as of 03/05/14, VBC Blog has been restarted, revived, renewed, redone...As I get time, I will be adding past sermons...
“One thing have I desired of the LORD, that will I seek after; that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of the LORD, and to enquire in his temple. For in the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his tabernacle shall he hide me; he shall set me up upon a rock. " ((Psalm 27:4–5)) “John G. Paton was a pioneer missionary in the New Hebrides. He went to the mission field as a young man with a young bride. When their first child was born, the child died and the wife died. He buried them with his own hands. Because he was
This little phrase, “in Christ,” conveys a world of doctrinal truth with great blessing to the believer. Positionally speaking, God has actually “raised us up together, and made us sit together in heavenly places in Christ Jesus” (Ephesians 2:6). God in effect sees us as “in Christ,” and this wonderful position, at God’s right hand, implies great honor... - ICR
"Some trust in chariots, and some in horses: but we will remember the name of the LORD our God." ((Psalm 20:7)) What is your most treasured possession? What do you have that you are most proud about? Is there something about yourself that you boast about (maybe not verbally, but with your attitude)? The psalmist wrote, “Some trust in chariots, and some in horses.” “Trust” is not in the Hebrew. It is supplied by the KJV translators to smooth out the translation. The NASB uses the word “boast.” This apparently is based upon the word “remember,” which the NASB translates “boast.” The word
For ye know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that, though he was rich, yet for your sakes he became poor, that ye through his poverty might be rich.
You can pick up any other book and read it, but this is the book that reads you. It pulsates with life and power. It cuts, burns, crushes, and wields mountain-moving power. His Word has a life of its own. It is the voice of God to you. You cannot refuse it, deny it, distort it, or dilute it. You can only bow before it. - LWF