Yearly Archives: 2016

He Shall Never Be Moved

CH-December 28, 2016     By John D. Morris, Ph.D., Evidence for Creation   “LORD, who shall abide in thy tabernacle? who shall dwell in thy holy hill?” (Psalm 15:1). The first verse of the majestic 15th Psalm poses the question, “Who is worthy to be a guest of God?” The following verses provide us with…

Private Prayer

RR-December 28, 2016     By Arthur W. Pink   How remiss we have been, how sadly we have failed to discharge this duty, and what irreparable losers are we by this sinful neglect. Is it not high time that some of us heeded that word from Haggai 1:5 and 7, “Consider your ways”? Shall…

Peter, First Rock

CH-December 27, 2016     By Paul G. Humber, M.S., Evidence for Creation   “And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church” (Matthew 16:18). Which is more important? (a) The first rock of God’s Temple? (b) All the rocks put together (Church)? or, (c)…

Finding a Lost Book

CH-December 27, 2016     By John M. Williams   2 Kings 22:8 And Hilkiah the high priest said unto Shaphan the scribe, I have found the book of the law in the house of the LORD. And Hilkiah gave the book to Shaphan, and he read it. 10 And Shaphan the scribe shewed the…

Let Your Conversation Be As It Becometh The Gospel of Christ

RR-December 27, 2016     By Richard Baxter   We read in Titus 3:9, “But avoid foolish questions, and genealogies, and contentions, and strivings about the law; for they are unprofitable and vain.” Avoid frequent disputes about lesser truths, and a religion that lies only in opinions. He whose religion is all in his opinions…

The Foreknowledge of God

RR-December 27, 2016     By Arthur W. Pink   Romans 8:29 states, “For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren.” God foreknows what will be, because He has decreed what shall be. It is therefore…

Carpe Diem

December 26, 2016 New Year’s Resolutions. Exercise. Lose weight. Eat healthier. Spend more time with family. Spend less. Save more. Enjoy life to the fullest. Almost half of Americans make them, but according to history.com, only 8% actually achieve their goals throughout the year. Smart phones even have apps to help you keep track of…

Of God’s Word

RR-December 26, 2016     By Martin Luther   Isaiah 40:8, “The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand forever.” That the Bible is God’s Word and book I prove thus: All things that have been, and are in the world, and the manner of their being, are described…

The Preciousness of Time

MTLB-Dec.26-Dec.28, 2016     A Classic Study by Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758)   “Redeeming the time, because the days are evil.” Ephesians 5:16 Christians should not only study to improve the opportunities they enjoy, for their own advantage, as those who would make a good bargain; but also labour to reclaim others from their evil courses;…

Another Gospel

CH-December 26, 2016     By John D. Morris, Ph.D. Evidence for Creation   “I marvel that ye are so soon removed from Him that called you into the grace of Christ unto another gospel: Which is not another; but there be some that trouble you, and would pervert the gospel of Christ” (Galatians 1:6-7)….