Author Archives: Maureen Stohlmeyer

About Maureen Stohlmeyer

Grateful to have been married to my wonderful husband Michael for nearly 35 years who is now with the Lord, I would like to share from writers from the past who have strengthened our faith and walk with Jesus Christ our Savior and Redeemer. His walk with God was deeply enriched by the writings of authors from the past and I dedicate this blog to him and to them.

Becoming A Giant

“How seldom a man reaches his full stature in quiet times! It is amid bitter experience of opposition and strain; it is in having to contend with beasts at Ephesus, skirting ever and anon the gulf of despair, and being … Continue reading

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God and Chance

“If chance exists, God cannot exist. If one molecule flies wild by chance, then God is not sovereign. If God is not sovereign, then God is not God. God and chance simply cannot coexist.” –R.C. Sproul “The Invisible Hand” p. … Continue reading

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Chance Is Nothing

“Chance does not cause anything to happen because it has no power to do anything. It has no power to do anything because chance itself is not a thing that exercises power or force. It is not a thing; it … Continue reading

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Not A Chance

“The doctrine of the providence of God leaves no room for fate, blind or otherwise. God is not blind; neither is He capricious. For Him there are no accidents. With God there are no cases of chance events. As I … Continue reading

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Fully Pardoned

“When Christ became our sacrifice, he bore away our sins. The word ‘to bear’ is a full and emphatic word, signifying not only to bear, but to bear away. This is a real purging of sin. How great a mercy … Continue reading

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His Love Is the Foundation of His Mercy

“In loving us (which is the foundation of all grace to us, for love is the ground of all mercy, Eph. 2:4, and so of all benefits of salvation) he is the first. So it is said expressly, 1 John … Continue reading

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Continual Mercy

“God must not only take us to be his, but keep us to be his, and continue to be merciful to us, according to this his great name, or we shall be utterly lost and undone.” –Thomas Goodwin “Works of…” … Continue reading

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