Monthly Archives: October 2016

God’s Righteousness

RR-October 6, 2016     Amos 5:24 states, “But let judgment run down as waters, and righteousness as a mighty stream.” God’s righteousness is a mighty stream—flowing, pushing, winding its way to accomplish His will for me. May His grace carry me along, conforming me, molding me, changing me into the image of His dear…

Silencing Foolish Men

CH-October 6, 2016     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D.   “For it is the will of God, that with well doing ye may put to silence the ignorance of foolish men” (I Peter 2:15). The blasphemous diatribes of modern evolutionary humanists against the word of God and the testimony of His people are really nothing but…

I Will Trust Him

RR-October 6, 2016     In Job 13:15, we read, “Though he slay me, yet will I trust in him: but I will maintain mine own ways before him.” What is remarkable about this statement is that in can only be the reflection of one who has been known of God. Only the faith of…

Happiness – Part 1

CH-Oct.05-Oct.28, 2016     HAPPINESS – its NATURE and SOURCES Described, and MISTAKES Concerning it Corrected – Part-1   By John Angell James (1785—1859) Many are saying, “Who can show us any good?” Look on us with favor, Lord. You have put more joy in my heart than they have when their grain and new…

One Thing Is Needful

RR-October 5, 2016     In Luke 10:39 we read, “And she—that is, Martha—had a sister called Mary, which also sat at Jesus’ feet, and heard his word.” When Martha complains Mary isn’t helping her, Jesus tells her in verse 42, “one thing is needful: and Mary hath chosen that good part, which shall not…

The Discerner

CH-October 5, 2016     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D. (Evidence for Creation )   “For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of the joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents…

God’s Guidance and Direction

RR-October 5, 2016     We read in Proverbs 3:5-6 “Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.” As I start out this day, I am in dire need of God’s guidance and direction. Furthermore, I…

The Resurrection Effects

RR-October 4, 2016     By Richard Gaffin (from the book, Resurrection and Redemption)   Romans 4:25 declares that Christ “was raised again for our justification.” The resurrection vindicates Jesus in His perfect obedience unto death. It reveals that He embodies the perfect righteousness that avails before God. In that sense, His resurrection is His…

Line upon Line

CH-October 4, 2016     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D. Evidence for Creation   “The word of the Lord was unto them precept upon precept, precept upon precept; line upon line, line upon line; here a little, and there a little; that they might go, and fall backward, and be broken, and snared, and taken”…

Dare to be a Daniel

CH-Oct.4-Oct.7, 2016     By David R. Reid (Growing Christians website states: This essay may be forwarded or printed and freely distributed with acknowledgment)   Daniel 1:8 – But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king’s meat, nor with the wine which he drank: therefore…