Caleb Sprinkel is currently in his senior year studying Pastoral Ministry at Moody Bible Institute in Chicago. Caleb grew up across the globe, and has worked at PTC3 throughout the past two summers as a worship and pastoral intern. His favorite pastimes include: writing, music, writing music, and memes.

Sorrowful Repentance

Sorrowful Repentance   Even if I caused you sorrow by my letter, I do not regret it. Though I did regret it—I see that my letter hurt you, but only for a little while— yet now I am happy, not because you were made sorry, but because your sorrow led you to repentance. For you…

Humble Repentance

Humble Repentance   Then Levi held a great banquet for Jesus at his house, and a large crowd of tax collectors and others were eating with them. But the Pharisees and the teachers of the law who belonged to their sect complained to his disciples, “Why do you eat and drink with tax collectors and…

The Peace of God’s Word

The Peace of God’s Word   Great peace have those who love your law,    and nothing can make them stumble.    – Psalm 119:165   The law, commands, and words of God are what we more commonly call: the Bible, God’s Word, or Holy Scripture. In our talking about peace this week, we have seen clearly…

The Lord Establishes Our Steps

The Lord Establishes Our Peace Lord, you establish peace for us; all that we have accomplished you have done for us.                                                                                                                            – Isaiah 26:12 As we saw yesterday, as believers, we are called to be promoters of peace. In all that we do, through our character, integrity, words, and actions, we are to be people…

Promoters of Peace

Be Promoters of Peace   17 An honest witness tells the truth,    but a false witness tells lies. 18 The words of the reckless pierce like swords,    but the tongue of the wise brings healing. 19 Truthful lips endure forever,    but a lying tongue lasts only a moment. 20 Deceit is in the hearts of…

The Peace of Christ

The Peace of Christ   Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful. – Colossians 3:15   There is probably an unending list of things that can very easily rule in our hearts on any given day. Stress about a…

God Makes the Heart Glad

God Makes the Heart Glad   Therefore my heart is glad and my tongue rejoices;    my body also will rest secure, because you will not abandon me to the realm of the dead,    nor will you let your faithful one see decay. You make known to me the path of life;    you will fill me…

God Guides the Path of the Humble

God Guides the Path of the Humble   Good and upright is the Lord;    therefore he instructs sinners in his ways. He guides the humble in what is right    and teaches them his way.  – Psalm 25:8-9   As we continue to think on the journey on which God took Saul of Tarsus, bringing him…