Monthly Archives: November 2016

Seven Thousand Knees and Mouths

CH-November 30, 2016     By David R. Reid   1 Kings 19:18 – Yet I have left me seven thousand in Israel, all the knees which have not bowed unto Baal, and every mouth which hath not kissed him. What’s so significant about 7000 pairs of knees and 7000 mouths? 1 Kings 19:18 indicates…

Saved by a Perfect Law

RR-November 30, 2016     By Horatius Bonar   It is by a perfect law that we are saved; else it would be an unholy salvation. It is by a perfect law, fulfilled in every, quote, jot and tittle” that we are saved; else it would be an unrighteous salvation. The Son of God has…

From The Treasury of David

RR-November 30, 2016     By Charles Spurgeon   Palm 50:1, “The mighty God, even the LORD, hath spoken, and called the earth from the rising of the sun unto the going down thereof.” As we look at verse one of this Psalm, God reveals to us how splendid and divine His nature really is….

Forgive Him, Oh Forgive

CH-November 30, 2016     By John D. Morris, Ph.D.,Evidence for Creation   “Who His own self bore our sins in His own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed” (I Peter 2:24). The third verse of the majestic hymn by Charles Wesley,…

Christ the Substitute

RR-November 29, 2016     By Horatius Bonar   If Christ is not the Substitute, He is nothing to the sinner. If He did not die as the Sin-bearer, He has died in vain. Let us not be deceived on this point nor mislead by those who, when they announce Christ as the Deliverer, think…

For Me To Intercede

CH-November 29, 2016     By John D. Morris, Ph.D. (Evidence for Creation )   “Wherefore, He is able to save them to the uttermost that come unto God by Him, seeing He ever liveth to make intercession for them” (Hebrews 7:25). The second verse of the moving old hymn, Arise, My Soul, Arise, speaks of…

Original Sin

RR-November 29, 2016     Source: Charles Wesley   “A denial of original sin contradicts the main design of the gospel, which is to humble vain man, and to ascribe to God’s free grace, not man’s free will, the whole of his salvation. Nor, indeed, can we let this doctrine go without giving up, at…

The Christmas Star

October 28, 2016 Family Radio’s Christmas theme this year is “The Christmas Star: Guiding Us Back to the True Meaning of Christmas.” Matthew 2 tells the tale of this special star. One night, a star appeared in the east. The wise men who saw it followed the star to Jerusalem, where they enquired of Herod…

The Trinity

RR-November 28, 2016     By Arthur Pink, from “The Sovereignty of God”   Each of the three Persons in the blessed Trinity is concerned with our salvation: with the Father it is predestination; with the Son propitiation; with the Spirit regeneration. The Father chose us; the Son died for us; the Spirit quickens us….

Love Not the World

RR-November 28, 2016     By Andrew Murray   1 John 2:15-16 states, “Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust…