Author Archives: N Adam Johnson

Trust, Delight, Commit, Be still, Wait for the Lord


Psalm 37 is an encouraging  Psalm for the believer.  David encourages us that the LORD will not forsake those who are His.  He begins the Psalm setting the stage, a stage we are all familiar with… “Fret  not yourself because … Continue reading

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Do I Need Help? (Of course I do!)


Written by Adam Johnson, Originally Posted in EBC Blog  April 5, 2013 In today’s church, there are hurts, there are conflicts, there are fears, there are marriages, there are those wanting to be married, there are adult children with ailing parents, there … Continue reading

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Trusting in God’s Providence


God moves in a mysterious way His wonders to perform; He plants His footsteps in the sea And rides upon the storm. Deep in unfathomable mines Of never failing skill He treasures up His bright designs And works His sov’reign … Continue reading

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Amazing Grace / Amazing Pain


One of the flagship songs of the Christian faith is the hymn by John Newton, originally titled “Faith’s Review and Expectation,” better known these days as “Amazing Grace.”  I love this hymn.  It is a joy to sing and to … Continue reading

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Lloyd-Jones on the Psychological Use of the Bible


Thank God, the Bible always faces things as they are, even at their worst.  That is why to me a psychological use of the Bible is of the devil.  It is a mis-use of it, because the Bible is not … Continue reading

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Inauguration Day Exhortation (1 Tim 2:1-4)


Today is the 57th Presidential Inauguration for the United States of America.  It is exciting to watch the ceremonies and the activities that surround the traditions of swearing in the President.  Whether I am a fan of the current President … Continue reading

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Suffering’s Three-fold Purpose from 2 Tim 2


You then, my child, be strengthened by the grace that is in Christ Jesus, 2 and what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also. 3 Share in suffering as a good soldier of Christ … Continue reading

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