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Launch Out Into The Deep

by Benjamin Burks on June 27, 2013 · 0 comments

Launch Out Into The Deep Written by: Benjamin Burks Luke 5:4, “Now when he had left speaking, he said unto Simon, Launch out into the deep, and let down your nets for a draught.” I have been musing on the theme of the conference I attended in Lancaster, California: “Launch Out Into The Deep”. Dr. […]

“IN Christ” You Are Faithful

by Benjamin Burks on March 6, 2013 · 4 comments

“Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, to the saints which are at Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus” .(Ephesians 1:1) When I was growing up, our youth department had reversible jerseys. This meant that everyone received the same “jersey”, but half of the group would turn their jersey […]

Who Are You?

by Benjamin Burks on February 28, 2013 · 2 comments

The culture in which we live rarely gives way to real opportunities to identify or testify our identity.  Most people just work day in and day out to maintain or create a new one.  The focus of this culture is one where everyone seems focused on only one – self!  It’s all people talk about, […]

Road to Confusion vs. Road to Calvary

by Benjamin Burks on February 6, 2013 · 2 comments

While in India, I learned a few things about their culture, their prominent religion, and their politics. All three of these are integrated into one in many townships in India. Hinduism is unique among the world religions in that it has no founder or date of origin. While most major religions derive from new ideas […]

Lessons from India

by Benjamin Burks on January 10, 2013 · 2 comments

Dr. Kingsbury and I had a wonderful trip to the country of India.  Our hosts, Dr. Chatla and Dr. Matthew Henry are wonderful servants of the Lord.  We covered much ground in India as we were in 11 different churches in 6 days.   The cities visited were Mumbai, Vigaywada, Kakinada, Rajahmundry, and Hyderabad. Every assembly […]

Wonderful Savior

by Benjamin Burks on December 19, 2012 · 4 comments

“For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder; and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.” (Isaiah 9:6) Here we find a “Christmas verse” in the middle of the Old Testament. This […]

Remember the Name of the LORD our God

by Benjamin Burks on November 21, 2012 · 0 comments

Psalm 20:1-9, “To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. The LORD hear thee in the day of trouble; the name of the God of Jacob defend thee; (2) Send thee help from the sanctuary, and strengthen thee out of Zion; (3) Remember all thy offerings, and accept thy burnt sacrifice; Selah. (4) Grant thee […]

“If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.” (2 Chronicles 7:14) The topic of homosexuality has caught my attention in recent days because […]

From Misery to the Master

by Benjamin Burks on March 14, 2012 · 0 comments

“Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful” (Psalm 1:1.) Reformers Unanimous has a unique privilege to help unhappy people find happiness. Psalm 1 is known as our motto for a reason. Shortly after we […]

Recognizing God’s Presence… Through His Care

by Benjamin Burks on February 8, 2012 · 0 comments

Today, we will look at Genesis chapter one again and highlight some words that will remind us of God’s care for you and me. “O, how He loves you and me,” the song writer penned. We love Him because He first loved us. Today’s blog is intended to give you a fresh look at some […]