Yearly Archives: 2016

His Spirit Answers To The Blood

CH-December 1, 2016     By John D. Morris, Ph.D. (Evidence for Creation )   “But if the Spirit of Him that raised up Jesus from the dead dwell in you, He that raised up Christ from the dead shall also quicken your mortal bodies by His Spirit that dwelleth in you” (Romans 8:11). The fourth…

On That Day

RR-December 1, 2016     By Robert Leighton   Acts, chapter 17:31 states, “Because he hath appointed a day, in the which he will judge the world in righteousness by that man whom he hath ordained; whereof he hath given assurance unto all men, in that he hath raised him from the dead.” Christ is…

Total Depravity

RR-December 1, 2016     We read in Ephesians 2:1-2, “And you hath he quickened, who were dead in trespasses and sins; Wherein in time past ye walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that now worketh in the children of disobedience.”…

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…