Treasures gained by wickedness don’t profit (Proverbs 10:2)

“Treasures gained by wickedness do not profit, but righteousness delivers from death” (Proverbs 10:2 ESV). The most substantial earthly treasures profit nothing (Prov. 23:5; Matt. 6:19). Much more do treasures of wickedness (Jer. 22:13; Amos 3:10-11; Hab. 2:6-9). What was the profit of Naboth’s vineyard to Ahab, when in his “ivory palace” he was withering …

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How Web Browsers Build Pages

As an online marketing consultant and website development professional, I look forward to reading the series of articles “From URL to Interactive” recently published by our friends at A List Apart: Our whole industry depends on our faith in a handful of “black boxes” few of us fully understand: browsers. We hand over our HTML, CSS, JavaScript, …

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The Shape of Evangelistic Prayer

Writing for Tabletalk magazine, Rev. John Shaw writes: The church in a hostile world needs the kind of prayer found in Acts 4. Believers need to raise our voices together in regular gospel-driven, kingdom-centered prayer. We need prayers that are filled with the content of the gospel—prayers that recount who God is, what God has said, what …

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Teaching Outlines on the Westminster Confession

Recently on the Resources page of The Jerusalem Chamber podcast (highly recommended!), I stumbled across something called Westminster Skeletons. This is a free, 111-page resource by David Murray which provides an outline of all 33 chapters of the Westminster Confession of Faith.

Calendar of Readings in the Westminster Standards

Dr. Joseph Pipa Jr. of Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary has produced this wonderful resource for those who want to familiarize themselves with the Westminster Confession of Faith, Larger Catechism, and Shorter Catechism.