Monthly Archives: June 2016

True Doctrine

RR-June 28, 2016     By Horatius Bonar   On true doctrine rests the worship of the true and living God. From error in doctrine springs the worship of a false god. There is a tendency among many religious people to undervalue true doctrine, to exalt morality at the expense of the character of God…

Open Doors

June 27, 2016 “Want to come over to my house on Saturday mornings to study the Bible with me? I’ll make you breakfast!” As a sixth grader, I didn’t have a clue why a mom in her forties would want me hanging around her house on Saturdays, but I accepted her invitation with ardor. Marsha…

The Extent of Sin

RR-June 27, 2016     By J.C. Ryle   Concerning the EXTENT of this vast moral disease of man called sin, let us beware that we make no mistake. The only safe ground is that which is laid for us in Scripture. “Every imagination of the thoughts of his heart,“ the Bible tells us in…

Knowing God

RR-June 27, 2016     By Arthur W. Pink   God can only be known by means of a supernatural revelation of Himself. Apart from the Scriptures, even a theoretical acquaintance with Him is impossible. It still holds true that ‘the world by wisdom knew not God’ (I Corinthians 1:21). Where the Scriptures are ignored,…

An Imperative for Today

CH June 27, 2016     By Scott A. Weidner – from Highway News and Good News   A long time ago, I was told that there are only two imperatives in life: death and taxes. Apart from illustrating the strength intended by an imperative, that statement is only good for a chuckle. However, the…

Six Male Role Models in the Bible

CH-June 27-July 1, 2016     By John McOwen   We have many, many role models in society and if we would take a quick poll as to what the two most popular role models are in our nation, in our modern time, I think that the most common answer first would be the entertainers,…

The Most Complex Structure in the Universe

CH-June 26, 2016     Psalm 139:14 -“I will praise Thee for I am fearfully and wonderfully made.” Whether you know it or not you are the proud owner of the most complex arrangement of matter in the universe. We’re speaking of your brain. Even though it weighs only three pounds, the brain’s structure is…

You say that you want to be like Christ

QT-June 25, 2016     (J. R. Miller, “Miller’s Year Book–a Year’s Daily Readings” 1895   The art of photography is now so perfect, that the whole picture of a large newspaper can be taken in miniature so small, as to be carried on a little button–and yet every letter and point be perfect. Just…

Some Things We Know

RR-June 24, 2016     There are some points of which all believers are absolutely certain! 1.We know that when our vessel is tossed with the waves and driven by contrary winds, our Lord’s hand is on the world’s tiller, wherever providence may drift. He comes to us walking ON THE WAVES and says, “Be…