Yearly Archives: 2016

Lessons from the Life of Elisha: Elisha the Servant

CH-November 21, 2016     By Douglas Pettman   1 Kings 19:15–21 and 2 Kings 2:1–15 This morning we begin a new subject – ‘Lessons from the life of Elisha’ – and, God willing, we will be spending the next four weeks on this subject under the following headings: the servant; the blesser; the helper;…

Mindful of the Words

CH-November 21, 2016     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D (Evidence for Creation )   “That ye may be mindful of the words which were spoken before by the holy prophets, and of the commandment of us the apostles of the Lord and Saviour.” (2 Peter 3:2) There has long been a tendency for certain…

Mere Creatures of Dust

RR-November 21, 2016     By M. H. Bradford (from the book, “Salvation: By the Will of the Sinner, or By the Will of the Savior?”)   We must never forget that God is the Potter and we are the clay! We are mere creatures whom God created “of the dust of the ground” (Genesis…

A Saviour

RR-November 21, 2016     By Thomas Watson   We read in Matthew 1:21, “His name shall be called Jesus.” The Hebrew word for Jesus signifies a Saviour, and whom He saves from hell, He saves from sin; where Christ is a Saviour, He is a sanctifier. As there was but one ark to save…

Nov. 20, 2016 – Nov. 26, 2016 “Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name.” Psalm 100:4

That which is highly esteemed among men

QH-November 19, 2016     By J.C. Philpot “That which is highly esteemed among men is an abomination in the sight of God.” Luke 16:15 The pride, the ambition, the pleasures, the amusements, in which we see thousands and tens of thousands engaged—and sailing down the stream into a dreadful gulf of eternity—are all an…

Teach Me Thy Way O Lord

RR-November 18, 2016     The only method in which one can become saved, or born from above, is recorded in John 14:6, “Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life; no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.” Furthermore, John 10:9 states, “I am the door: by me…

Eyes To See, Ears To Hear

CH-November 18, 2016     By Mark D. Rasche, B.S. (Evidence for Creation )   “Having eyes, see ye not? and having ears, hear ye not? and do ye not remember?” (Mark 8:18). In this passage, our Lord Jesus rebuked His disciples for their continued lack of spiritual discernment after cautioning them about the “leaven…

Forgetful Frank and Francine

RR-November 18, 2016     An elderly couple, Frank and Francine, noticed they seemed to be getting more forgetful. Concerned that this could become dangerous, say if they forgot to turn the stove off when leaving home, they mentioned it to the family doctor. The doctor wasn’t overly concerned, chalking it up to normal, age-related…

Resurrection Power

CH-November 17, 2016     By Mark D. Rasche, B.S. (Evidence for Creation)   “That I may know Him, and the power of His resurrection . . .” (Philippians 3:10). When we seek to know Jesus in a deeper and more intimate way, God graciously allows us to experience more of Christ’s resurrection power as…