Yearly Archives: 2017

May Flowers

May 22, 2017 Days of winter gloom blew away a long time ago. Dreary clouds have cried the last of their April showers. May flowers spread their petals to embrace the spring. These days, the sun beams warmly, pouring a healthy dose of Vitamin D over me. After months of winter lethargy, I finally have…

Romans 8:26

May 21-May 28, 2017 ” “Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.” Romans 8:26

The Indwelling Holy Spirit

SM-May 20, 2017     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D., Evidence for Creation   “But ye are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if so be that the Spirit of God dwell in you. Now if any man have not the Spirit of Christ, he is none of His” (Romans 8:9). Note that in…

An unfailing friend!

QH-May 20, 2017     By J.C. Ryle, “Able to Save”   “There is a friend who sticks closer than a brother!” Proverbs 18:24 Does any reader of this tract need a friend? In such a world as this, how many hearts there are which ought to respond to that appeal! How many there are…

Life with Mom

May 15th, 2017 Mothers. Where would we be without them? As babies, we kept them awake all night and all day with our endless cycle of tears, feedings, and diaper changes. Then we smiled, and all was miraculously forgiven. As toddlers, we found our boundaries and pushed. Hard. Usually in the middle of the grocery…

The guilty, naked sinner!

QH-May 13, 2017     From E. P. Rogers sermon, “The Syrian Leper”   It is extraordinary how different are the conclusions of FAITH, from those of REASON. Once REASON came along, and she heard a man cry, “I am guilty, guilty!” REASON stopped and said, “The man is guilty- God condemns the guilty- Therefore…

The Greatest Commandment

CH-May 10, 2017     By Dave Hatcher   The Greatest Commandment – Deut 6:1-9 1 Now these are the commandments, the statutes, and the judgments, which the LORD your God commanded to teach you, that ye might do them in the land whither ye go to possess it: 2 That thou mightest fear the…

Our Great & Terrible God

CH-May 8, 2017     By Dave Hatcher   Our Great and Terrible God – Deuteronomy 10:12-22 12 And now, Israel, what doth the LORD thy God require of thee, but to fear the LORD thy God, to walk in all his ways, and to love him, and to serve the LORD thy God with…

Hiding in Haarlem

May 8, 2017 Seven years ago, my mom and I embarked on a grand European adventure. We hopscotched across the continent visiting lands we’d only ever pictured in our imaginations. Our first stop was the home of our ancestors: The Netherlands. The quaint town of Haarlem greeted us with fairy tale charm. Cobblestone streets strayed…

1 Thessalonians 2:13

May 7 – May 13, 2017 “For this cause also thank we God without ceasing, because, when ye received the word of God which ye heard of us, ye received it not as the word of men, but as it is in truth, the Word of God, which effectually worketh also in you that believe.”…