Monthly Archives: December 2016

How we know the Bible is true

RR-December 26, 2016     By Edward Hills   If we are true believers, we are indwelt by the Holy Spirit. He is our divine Teacher in our study of the holy Word. The same Satan that beguiled Eve in the Garden of Eden assails us daily with temptations to disbelieve. 2nd Cor. 11:3 says,…

Great Promises To Those Who Pray

CH-December 26, 2016     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D., Evidence for Creation   “Call unto me, and I will answer thee, and shew thee great and mighty things, which thou knowest not”(Jeremiah 33:3). The Bible contains many wonderful promises of answered prayer, and our text is one of the most thrilling. It has been a…

John 3:16

December 25, 2016 – December 31, 2016                       “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” John 3:16

The Incarnation

CH-December 21, 2016     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D., Evidence for Creation   “For what the law could not do, in that it was weak through the flesh, God sending His own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh, and for sin, condemned sin in the flesh” (Romans 8:3). The great truth of Christmas…

The First Christmas Carol

MTLB-Dec.20-Dec.22, 2016     A Sermon Delivered on Sabbath Morning, December 20, 1857, by C.H. Spurgeon   “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.”—Luke 2:14. The angels… gladly sped from their bright seats above, to tell the shepherds on the plain by night, the marvelous story of an…

Christmas Wish List

December 19, 2016 Only five more shopping days before zero hour! My mom asked me for a Christmas wish list weeks ago. She’s always one step ahead. So I sat down and made a list for her. And since this is my first Christmas as a married lady, my husband made one for my mom…

Luke 2:10-11

December 18, 2016 – December 24, 2016                       “And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.” Luke 2:10-11

Jesus Very Near

MTLB-Dec.16-Dec.20, 2016     By Henry Law (The Gospel in Deuteronomy) 1858   “But the word is very nigh unto thee, in thy mouth, and in thy heart, that thou mayest do it.” Deut. 30:14. Here the Gospel beams forth brightly. This is a picture with Christ in the foreground. Here is a compass needle,…

Finding the Point of Christmas

CH-December 16, 2016     By Jim Eckman   The feverish materialism of the Christmas season has been dampened somewhat by the recent recession.  Americans are now more frugal in their holiday spending and more careful about their extravagance.  But there remain all the trappings of America’s Christmas season:  the parties, the cards, the tree,…

The Dayspring From On High

CH-December 15, 2016     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D., Evidence for Creation   “Through the tender mercy of our God; whereby the dayspring from on high hath visited us” (Luke 1:78). This is an unusual, but beautiful name for the coming Savior given Him by Zacharias when he was “filled with the Holy Ghost,…