Category: Posts from Pastor Eddie

Daily message – 10 Sept 2020

Eddie,

When we long to be active, doing, hear these words: “My child, what was I doing when I was nailed upon the Cross?”

— Amy Carmichael, “Gold by Moonlight”

Daily message – 09 Sept 2020

Eddie,

Serve with a smile because for the first time you realize that you can work for the sheer joy of being with your Father and your Brother.

— John Hindley, “Serving without Sinking”

Daily message – 08 Sept 2020

Eddie,
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Putting it bluntly, if you marry someone expecting him or her to fulfil you, you’re going to be a bit of a nightmare to be married to. You’re demanding something only Jesus can deliver.

— Sam Allberry, “7 Myths About Singleness”

Daily message – 07 Sept 2020

Eddie,
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She set herself a tough task: absolutely no complaining for fourteen days. It was a revelation to her – first, of how strong a habit it had become, and second, of how different the whole world looked when she did not complain.

— Elisabeth Elliot, “Keep A Quiet Heart”

Daily message – 06 Sept 2020

Eddie,
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Pastors need themselves to have been mastered by the unconditional grace of God. … Like the Saviour they need to handle bruised reeds without breaking them and dimly burning wicks without quenching them.

— Sinclair Ferguson, “The Whole Christ”

Daily message – 05 Sept 2020

Eddie,

One unkind thought of another, one belittling thought even, unless instantly rejected and forbidden, is enough to bring us crashing down. The outward life of victory is very closely related to the inward life of love.

— Amy Carmichael, “Gold by Moonlight”

Daily message – 04 Sept 2020

Eddie,

By all means ask, “Should I stop serving in this area for now?” But then think about what you’re doing to serve Christ that you don’t think you should stop.

What might it look like to enjoy this as a good gift from your loving Lord?

— John Hindley, “Serving without Sinking”

Daily message – 03 Sept 2020

Eddie,
Cover image for Sam Allberry - 7 Myths about Singleness

Marriage itself is not meant to fulfil us but to point to that which does. The real marriage is the one we find in Christ.

— Sam Allberry, “7 Myths About Singleness”

Daily message – 02 Sept 2020

Eddie,
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Common duties may be an immeasurable ministry of love.

— Elisabeth Elliot, “Keep A Quiet Heart”

Daily message – 01 Sept 2020

Eddie,
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If I am to make any progress in sanctification, the place where I must always begin is the gospel of the mercy of God to me in Christ Jesus.

— Sinclair Ferguson, “Devoted to God”