Posts by Carl Miller (Page 3)

The Joy of Forgiveness

“Many sorrows shall be to the wicked; But he who trusts in the Lord, mercy shall surround him. Be glad in the Lord and rejoice, you righteous; And shout for joy, all you upright in heart! – Psalm 32:10‭-‬11 These two verses, penned by King David, conclude a wonderful psalm that teaches us about the…

Treasure in Earthen Vessels

“For we do not preach ourselves, but Christ Jesus the Lord, and ourselves your bondservants for Jesus’ sake. For it is the God who commanded light to shine out of darkness, who has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.…

Woe to the Shepherds

“Woe to the shepherds who destroy and scatter the sheep of My pasture!” says the Lord. Therefore thus says the Lord God of Israel against the shepherds who feed My people: “You have scattered My flock, driven them away, and not attended to them. Behold, I will attend to you for the evil of your…

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The Righteousness of Faith

“For Moses writes about the righteousness which is of the law, “The man who does those things shall live by them.” But the righteousness of faith speaks in this way, “Do not say in your heart, ‘Who will ascend into heaven?’ ” (that is, to bring Christ down from above) or, “ ‘Who will descend…

Thankful and Blessed

“With grateful heart my thanks I bring, before the great your praise I sing;I worship in your holy place and praise you for your truth and grace;for truth and grace together shine in your most holy word divine,in your most holy word divine.” – Psalm 138B, Trinity Psalter Hymnal These words are the first verse…

Comfort And Edify

“But let us who are of the day be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith and love, and as a helmet the hope of salvation. For God did not appoint us to wrath, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ, who died for us, that whether we wake or sleep, we should…

Exhort One Another

“Beware, brethren, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief in departing from the living God; but exhort one another daily, while it is called “Today,” lest any of you be hardened through the deceitfulness of sin. For we have become partakers of Christ if we hold the beginning of our…

Angels & Demons, Part 5

“And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying: “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, goodwill toward men!” – Luke 2:13-14 One of God’s names is “Lord of hosts.” This name of our Lord is used almost 250 times in Scripture. In Psalm…

Angels and Demons, Part 4

“But when He again brings the firstborn into the world, He says: “Let all the angels of God worship Him.” And of the angels He says: “Who makes His angels spirits and His ministers a flame of fire.” – Hebrews 1:6-7 The sovereign Lord of the universe created angels to do many things, according to His…