Monthly Archives: October 2016

When the Bubble Bursts

CH-Oct.18-Oct.21, 2016     By David R. Reid   Psalm 42:5) Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted in me? hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him for the help of his countenance. 11) Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou…

True Worship

CH-October 17, 2016     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D. Evidence for Creation   “God is a Spirit: and they that worship Him must worship Him in spirit and in truth” (John 4:24). The word “worship” is used frequently today in Christian circles—in addition to worship services, we now have worship choruses, worship teams, worship manuals,…

Being Born Again

RR-October 17, 2016     In John 3:3 we find this statement, “Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.” Since the phrase “born again” more accurately refers to (Spiritual) birth “from above,” we wonder, is there an…

Sin

RR-October 17, 2016     By John Bunyan   Sin is the great block and bar to our happiness, the procurer of all miseries to man, both here and hereafter; take away sin, and nothing can hurt us; for death—temporal, spiritual, and eternal, is the wages of it. Sin, and man for sin, is the…

I’m Not Ashamed

October 17, 2016 Rachel Scott lived unashamed of the Gospel. Like anyone, she had her struggles. High school presented a whole realm of potential temptations and bad decisions. Ultimately, Rachel recognized her life’s purpose. As she shared the Gospel with those around her, she faced ridicule – a teenager’s worst nightmare. But that didn’t stop…

Numbers 6:24-26

October 16, 2016 – October 22, 2016 “The Lord bless thee, and keep thee: The Lord make his face shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee: The Lord lift up his countenance upon thee, and give thee peace.” Numbers 6:24-26

Steep, craggy, and beset with foes!

QH-October 15, 2016     By Newman Hall, “Follow Jesus”   There are many variations in the Christian’s path. Sometimes it is smooth and flowery, with sunny slopes, and sylvan shades, and prospects which entrance the soul with loveliness. There are seasons when no doubts perplex the spirit, and when our circumstances in life are…

Christ the Only Refuge

MTLB-Oct.14-Oct.21, 2016     By Robert Murray M’Cheyne   “Come, my people, enter thou into thy chambers, and shut thy doors about thee: hide thyself as it were for a little moment, until the indignation be overpast.” (Isaiah 26:20). This passage is a word in season to God’s people in every time of impending calamity….

The Eyes Of The Lord

CH-October 14, 2016     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D. (Evidence for Creation )   “For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to shew Himself strong in the behalf of them whose heart is perfect toward Him” (II Chronicles 16:9). Since God in His essence is Spirit (note…

The Traffic Jam

RR-October 14, 2016     One day, Herman’s wife, in a complete and utter panic, called her husband on his cell phone at a time she knew he normally would be commuting home. “Herman!” she cries out, “Are you ok?! I’m watching the news, and they’re saying some madman is driving the wrong way on…