Taking Thoughts Captive

what is an Ebenezer anyway?

reflections on "Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing"

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Yesterday during divine service we sang the familiar hymn "Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing." After worship, several folks came and asked me about the line that says, "Here I raise mine Ebenezer hither by Thy help I'm come." In essence asking, "What on earth is an Ebenezer anyway?"

Gold . . .

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Posted in: devotionshymnody

January 22, 2024

on reading God's word

devotional reading vs. Bible study

As mentioned on Sunday, our reading through the Daily Devotional Guide right now pulls together three of the most important books in the Bible: Deuteronomy, Matthew, and Hebrews. These books explain beautifully the redemptive work of God from beginning to end and make beautifully clear connections of old covenant promises to Israel to new . . .

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Posted in: devotionstfcc

January 18, 2024


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