Monthly Archives: October 2016

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The Reformation

October 31, 2016 The hammer swung, hitting the nail with a mighty ring. It was October 31, 1517. Martin Luther’s Ninety-Five Theses now adorned the door of All Saints’ Church in Wittenberg, Germany. This document, written in Latin, served as an invitation for an academic disputation, a common occurrence amongst scholars. In it, Luther addressed…

How to Grow Children for the Lord

CH-Oct.31- Nov.4, 2016     By Doug Keppel   Luke 1:5-16 5 There was in the days of Herod, the king of Judaea, a certain priest named Zacharias, of the course of Abia: and his wife was of the daughters of Aaron, and her name was Elisabeth. 6 And they were both righteous before God,…

Have You Seen Christ?

RR-October 31, 2016     By Dr. Ferrell Griswold   Titus 3:5 states, “Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost.” My dear friends, have you seen Christ? Have you come to Him? Have you…

Food for Your Soul

RR-October 31, 2016     By John Flavel   How absolutely necessary is Jesus Christ to your soul? Bread and water, breath and life, are not so necessary as Christ is. “One thing is necessary,” we read in Luke 10:42, and that one thing is Christ. If you miss your desires in other things, you…

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Hebrews 10:23-24

October 30th – November 5th, 2016 “Let us hold fast the profession of our faith without wavering; (for he is faithful that promised;) And let us consider one another to provoke unto love and to good works:” Hebrews 10:23-24

The chosen pleasure-ground of our souls!

QH-October 29, 2016     Henry Law, “Family Prayers”   O God of patience and consolation, glory be to You for this throne of grace. Make it ever to us — the chosen pleasure-ground of our souls. May it be the fortress to which continually we flee. Here may we obtain mercy and find grace…

The Death of Lazarus

MTLB-Oct.28-Nov. 1, 2016     By J.C. Ryle (1816-1900) The Gospel of John   Now a certain man was sick, named Lazarus, of Bethany, the town of Mary and her sister Martha. (It was that Mary which anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was sick.) Therefore…

Timmy and Sally

RR-October 28, 2016     One evening, a mother was cleaning up in the kitchen while her two small children played in the son’s room. Suddenly, the mother heard her son screaming at the top of his lungs. She rushes into the room to find Timmy’s two-year old little sister, Sally, with a firm grasp…

The One Real God

CH-October 28, 2016     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D. (Evidence for Creation )   “For all the gods of the nations are idols: but the Lord made the heavens.” (Psalm 96:5) As the apostle Paul reminded the Corinthian Christians, “though there be |many| that are called gods, … to us there is but one…

The Lordship of Christ

RR-October 28, 2016     There is no debate in the heart of a regenerated man over the Lord’s right to reign, nor His right to do with His own what He will. There is no debate in the true church of the Lord Jesus Christ over His divine sovereignty and His right to show…