Monthly Archives: June 2016

Their photograph flatters them!

QH-June 11, 2016     By J. R. Miller (“What God Thinks of Us” 1909)   One of the most important questions we can ask ourselves, is what God thinks of us. One has pointed out that in every man, there are four different men: the man whom the neighbors see, the man whom one’s…

All Sorts and Degrees of Grace

RR-June 10, 2016     By Robert Hawker (From the “Poor Man’s Morning And Evening Portions”)   “That in the ages to come he might shew the exceeding riches of his grace, in his kindness towards us through Christ Jesus.” Eph. 2: 7. Pause, my soul, and gather in all the powers of arithmetic, and…

The Blood of Christ Avails for Sinners

RR-June 10, 2016     By C.H. Spurgeon   Matthew 9.11: And when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto his disciples, Why eateth your Master with publicans and sinners? 12: But when Jesus heard that, he said unto them, They that be whole need not a physician, but they that are sick. 13: But…

The Bible Definition of Gospel

RR-June 9, 2016     By Gilbert Beebe   “In no instance does the word ‘gospel’ convey any thought of a mere ‘free-offer of grace’.” Like so many Bible terms, the word “gospel” has been given various definitions contrary to its original and proper meaning. The word has its origin “in Christ before the foundation…

Excerpts from: How to have a Great Marriage

CH-June 8-June 9, 2016     By Brent Barnett (From: RevelantBibleteaching.com)   Build on the Rock of Christ For those who are not in a marriage yet, they have the responsibility and opportunity to make a wise decision and to seek a man or woman after God’s own heart. If their own hearts are sold…

The Ark

MTLB-June 6-June 13, 2016     By Robert Murray M’Cheyne   It is a wonderful fact of human nature that we learn far more easily from example than we do in any other way. Now, you have in this passage an example of a sinner saved by faith. It shows you how a sinner is…

Firm Foundation

June 6, 2016 To the High School Graduate Graduation. It’s time for parties, presents, and funny-looking hats. But after you hang up that cap and gown in the back of your closet, what comes next? Maybe you’re going to college. Maybe you have to start “adulting” and find a job. Maybe you have absolutely no…

Daily Early Prayer

RR-Jun 6-Jun 8, 2016     By William Law (Concerning that part of devotion which relates to times and hours of prayer. Of daily early prayer in the morning. How we are to improve our forms of prayer, and how to increase the spirit of devotion).   I take it for granted that every Christian…

7 Principles For Giving

CH-June 6-June 7, 2016     By Brent Barnett (From: RevelantBibleteaching.com)   How we handle our finances is important, and it reflects where our hearts and priorities are at. Here are seven Scriptural principles to guide us as we seek to honor God’s command to give of what we have been given. First of all,…