Monthly Archives: May 2016

Refuge, Refreshment, and Rest in Christ!

CH-May 12-May 24, 2016     by William Bacon Stevens (1815—1887)   “And a man shall be . . . as a hiding place from the wind; and a covert from the tempest; as rivers of water in a dry place; as the shadow of a great rock in a weary land.” Isaiah 32:2 In…

I am His!

RR-May 12, 2016     By Thomas Brooks   1 Corinthians 6:19 What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own? 20 For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body,…

All Around us shall be Harmony & Love

RR-May 12, 2016     By J.C. Ryle   Revelation 21:1 And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea. 2 And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven,…

To be a True Christian

RR-May 11, 2016     By John Angell James   1 Peter 4:14 If ye be reproached for the name of Christ, happy are ye; for the spirit of glory and of God resteth upon you: on their part he is evil spoken of, but on your part he is glorified. 15 But let none…

Eschew Evil

RR-May 11, 2016     By J.C. Ryle   Romans 12:9 Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good. Job 1:1 There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and…

Truly Born Again

RR-May 10, 2016     By CH Spurgeon   John 1:12 But as many as received him, to them gave he power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on his name: 13 Which were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of…

Pure Religion

RR-May 10, 2016     By C.S. Lewis   James 1:26 If any man among you seem to be religious, and bridleth not his tongue, but deceiveth his own heart, this man’s religion is vain. 27 Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, To visit the fatherless and widows in their…

Tested by the Word

CH-May 9-May 11, 2016     By David R. Reid   Psalm 105:16: Moreover he called for a famine upon the land: he brake the whole staff of bread. 17: He sent a man before them, even Joseph, who was sold for a servant: 18: Whose feet they hurt with fetters: he was laid in…

Spring Cleaning

RR-May 9, 2016     By A.W. Tozer   In the Old Testament it is recorded that after years of bad leadership had brought Judah to her knees, a new king, Hezekiah, came to the throne. Immediately he called the priests and Levites together and said to them, “5) And said unto them, Hear me,…

A Bit Direct

RR-May 9, 2016     By A.W. Tozer   Luke 17:12 And as he entered into a certain village, there met him ten men that were lepers, which stood afar off: 13 And they lifted up their voices, and said, Jesus, Master, have mercy on us. 14 And when he saw them, he said unto…