Monthly Archives: January 2017

A Beautiful Masterpiece

January 30, 2017 We’ve all been there. That painful moment when you realize – publically – that you’re wrong. Your cheeks flush. Your pride gets wounded. You have to decide whether to admit or ignore your blunder (and pray no one calls you on it). Thankfully, God can transform humiliating experiences into humbling ones. Humiliation…

Matthew 5:17-18

January 29 – February 4, 2017 “Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil. For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be…

God’s Sovereign Love In The Gospel

SM-January 28, 2017     Ephesians 2:4-5 states: “But God, who is rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us, even when we were dead in trespasses, made us alive together with Christ (by Grace you have been saved).” The condition of the person before being saved by the rich…

Consult The Manual

SM-January 28, 2017     By Warren Wiersbe , In Prayer, Praise and Promises   Read Psalm 119:73-80 Someone may say, “I wish we had a manual of instruction for life.” We do. It’s called the Bible, the Word of God. “Your hands have made me and fashioned me; give me understanding, that I may learn Your commandments”…

12 Time-wasting thieves!

QH-January 28, 2017     By Richard Baxter   “Redeeming the time.” Colossians 4:5 “That you may live a life worthy of the Lord and may please Him in every way.” Colossians 1:10 Thief 1. One of the greatest time-wasting sins, consists of idleness or sloth. Thief 2. The next thief or time-waster, is excess…

Content

CH-January 27, 2017     By Jack Riggs   In Philippians 4:11-12 we read  Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content.  I know both how to be abased, and I know how to abound: every where and in all things I…

Thankful for Quiet Time

CH-January 26, 2017     By Dr. Paul Chappell   Then cometh Jesus with them unto a place called Gethsemane, and saith unto the disciples, Sit ye here, while I go and pray yonder. And he took with him Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, and began to be sorrowful and very heavy. Then…

Passing on the Torch: Hold Fast the Form of Sound Words

MTLB-Jan.26-Feb.2, 2017     By Glen Baxter (From: Truth for Today, UK, Program on Premier Christian Radio)   Peter also warns of false teachers being present among believers. I urge you to read the whole of chapter 2 of Peter’s second epistle but we only have time now to read the first two verses of…

Six Questions

CH-January 26, 2017     By John D. Morris, Ph.D., Evidence for Creation   “Nay, in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him that loved us” (Romans 8:37). The eighth chapter of Romans is repleat with unthinkable blessings graciously bestowed on the believer. Then, Paul asks in the first of six questions, “What…

Christian Giving

CH-January 25, 2017     By David Reid   2 Corinthians 8:9 “For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though He was rich, yet for your sake He became poor, that you through His poverty might become rich.” Read all of 2 Corinthians 8. Scattered throughout the eighth chapter of 2…