Monthly Archives: July 2016

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Ephesians 4:29-30

July 31, 2016 “Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers. And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, whereby ye are sealed unto the day of redemption.” Ephesians 4:29-30

Imitate the miser!

QH-July 30, 2016     By William Mason, “The One Thing Needful to Make Poor Sinners Rich-and Miserable Sinners Happy”   “Where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.” Matthew 6:21 Is not Christ our richest treasure? Should He not be ever in our minds, and our minds ever on Him? O Christian,…

The Cracked Pot

RR-July 29, 2016     Many years ago, there was a woman in a poor, small village who had to go and retrieve water for her household from a distant well. The woman would take two large pots, each hanging off the end of a pole, which she would carry across the back of her…

He Is Able

CH-July 29, 2016     by Henry M. Morris, Ph.D. Evidence for Creation   “Now unto him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that worketh in us.” (Ephesians 3:20) Despite man’s arrogant pride, he is utterly unable to save himself or to make…

Triune Jehovah

RR-July 29, 2016     We read in 1 Corinthians 1:19-25, “For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and will bring to nothing the understanding of the prudent. Where is the wise? where is the scribe? where is the disputer of this world? Hath not God made foolish the wisdom…

Plenteous Redemption

RR-July 28, 2016     We read in Psalm 103:7, “Let Israel hope in the LORD, for with the LORD there is mercy, and with Him is plenteous redemption.” This word “plenteous” in Psalm 103:7 is found 458 times in the Old Testament. It’s mostly translated as ‘many’ or ‘great’ and truly reminds us of…

The Work of God

RR-July 28, 2016     When we were born, we had nothing to do with our first birth. We didn’t ask to be born, we didn’t accept our parents. It was entirely an action of God. He worked through our mother and father to bring us forth. God determines our sex, our skin color, our…

Loving Money Focuses on the Temporal

RR-July 28, 2016     “For we have brought nothing into the world, so we cannot take anything out of it either.” – 1 Timothy 6:7   In Charles Dickens’s memorable story, “A Christmas Carol,” Ebenezer Scrooge learns through a series of dreams that life consists of far more important values than his selfish preoccupation with…

Meditating at Dusk

RR-July 27, 2016     We read in Genesis 24:63, “And Isaac went out to meditate in the field at the eventide…” I’ve always enjoyed dusk to meditate on what God has done for me each day. It is an opportunity to thank Him and worship Him for all His benefits. It is also a…

Redemption

MTLB-July 27-July 29, 2016     By Henry Law   “And all the firstborn of man among thy children shalt thou redeem.” Exodus 13:13 If there is a theme which claims incessant thought, it is Redemption. Job’s sweetest word is, ‘I know that my Redeemer lives.’ Heaven is a pyramid of redeemed souls. The melody…