Monthly Archives: June 2016

Longsuffering

CH-June 16, 2016     By Craig Alan Myers (Excerpts from: A Word about Words)   Galatians 5:22-23 tells us about the fruit which is cultivated in the life of those who are trusting Christ. But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, Meekness, temperance: against such there is…

Who has the Majority?

RR-June 16, 2016     By C. H. Spurgeon (From: Faith’s Checkbook)   And he answered, Fear not: for they that be with us are more than they that be with them – 2 Kings 6:16 Horses and chariots and a great host shut up the prophet in Dothan. His young servant was alarmed. How…

Could God do any less?

CH-June 15, 2016     By Herrmann G. Braunlin (Taken from Family Radio’s “New Life Digest”)   Romans 8:32 David Hill, a missionary to China (1898), needed money to build a chapel in China. His own father gave $2,500 to the missionary society for the purpose. Now, the secretary of the mission, knowing the rather…

The Unchanging Christ

MTLB-June 13-June 20, 2016     By J. C. Ryle   “Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and today, and forever.” Hebrews 13:8 Always the same! unchanging!—that is a glorious character; a character which belongs to nothing that is of the earth; a character which He alone deserves, who is the Lord from heaven. What of…

Fisher of Men

June 13, 2016 Rippling waves gently lapped against the boat. The low hum of the trawling motor drew my attention away from my book as Dad maneuvered the boat along the shore. I squinted through the bright sunlight and watched as he cast his fishing line into the water. He slowly reeled it back in,…

Eroding Marriages in our Culture

CH-June 13-June 17, 2016     By Mervin C. Groff   The word “erode” means to eat into; to wear away; to disintegrate as acid erodes metal. It means to wear away gradually as a stream erodes a gully. To “erode” means to cause to deteriorate, decay, or to vanish.Eroding marriages in our culture are…

Legalism

CH-June 13, 2016     By Craig Alan Myers (Excerpts from: A Word about Words)   Galatians 2.16: Knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the law, but by the faith of Jesus Christ, even we have believed in Jesus Christ, that we might be justified by the faith of Christ,…

Compel Them To Come In

RR-June 13, 2016     By A.W. Pink   Luke 14. 19: And another said, I have bought five yoke of oxen, and I go to prove them: I pray thee have me excused. 20: And another said, I have married a wife, and therefore I cannot come. Now, then, here is the truth. God…

The Sword of the Spirit

RR-June 13-June 15, 2016     By Jim Ehrhard   Ephesians 6. 16: Above all, taking the shield of faith, wherewith ye shall be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked. 17: And take the helmet of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God: Of all…