Monthly Archives: August 2016

Happily Ever After…What?

RR-August 12, 2016     Some people determine within themselves that they will live, quote, “happily ever after.” The problem is…after, what? They convince themselves they will finally be happy…after… They get out of school… Or after they get out of college… Or after they get that dream job… Or after they get a promotion…

Our Attitude Toward the Sovereignty of God

RR-August 12, 2016     By Arthur W. Pink   It has been well said that, true worship is based upon recognized greatness, and greatness is superlatively seen in Sovereignty, and at no other footstool will men really worship. Divine sovereignty is not the sovereignty of a tyrannical Despot, but the exercised pleasure of One…

From South African Missionary Andrew Murray

RR-August 11, 2016     As God is the ever-living, ever-present, ever-acting One who upholds all things by the Word of His power, and in whom all things exist, the relationship of man to God should only be one of unceasing, absolute, universal dependence. As truly as God by His power once created, so truly…

The Victor’s Song

CH-August 11, 2016     By John D. Morris, Ph.D. (Evidence for Creation)   “And Moses said unto the people, Fear ye not, stand still, and see the salvation of the LORD, which He will show to you to day …The LORD shall fight for you, and ye shall hold your peace” (Exodus 14:13,14). The song…

God Spared Not His Own Son

RR-August 11, 2016     By Arthur W. Pink   We read in Romans 8:32, “He (speaking about God the Father) that spared not his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how shall he not with him also freely give us all things? God, quote, “spared not His own Son,” though knowing…

And Having Done All, Stand

CH-August 10, 2016     By John D. Morris, Ph.D. (Evidence for Creation)   “Ye stand this day all of you before the LORD your God; your captains of your tribes, your elders, and your officers, with all the men of Israel: …That thou shouldest enter into covenant with the LORD thy God, and into…

Abraham’s Offering Up His Son Isaac

CH-Aug.10-Aug.30, 2016     By George Whitefield   “And he said, Lay not thine hand upon the lad, neither do thou any thing unto him, for now I know that thou fearest God, seeing thou hast not withheld thy Son, thine only Son from me.”Genesis 22:12 (Full Text: Genesis 22:1-12) The great Apostle Paul, in…

The Power of God unto Salvation

RR-August 10, 2016     Romans 1:16 proclaims, “For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth…” How is the Gospel, or God’s Word, quote, “the power of God unto salvation”? Notice the choice of words in the last part…

A Biblical Definition of Grace

RR-August 10, 2016     To arrive at a biblical definition of grace, we must search all of the Bible, and only the Bible, quote, “comparing spiritual things with spiritual,” as we read the Bereans of old did in Acts 17:11. That is the way that God tells us to study the Bible in order…

Jesus Christ was the Lamb Slain

RR-August 9, 2016     In John 1:29, we read this amazing declaration by John the Baptist: “The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, ‘Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world.’” In principle, the Lord Jesus Christ paid for the sins of His people even…