Monthly Archives: February 2017

Sin

CH-February 21-March 13, 2017     By J.C. Ryle   “Sin is the transgression of the law”—1 JOHN 3:4 HE that wishes to attain right views about Christian holiness, must begin by examining the vast and solemn subject of sin. He must dig down very low if he would build high. A mistake here is…

Beware Of What You Want

CH-February 21, 2017     Sometimes I wonder why God didn’t list the Ten Commandments in reverse order, since the 10th commandment correlates to the first sin—desire. Eve’s sin wasn’t simply her desire for a piece of fruit; it was the desire for knowledge that Satan told her would make her like God (Gen. 3:5)….

Unalienable Rights

February 20, 2017 “Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness.” This week we celebrate the birthdays of two men who upheld these unalienable rights for the American people, one at our country’s inception, and the other at a time when our country faced permanent division. George Washington and Abraham Lincoln were the backbone and glue…

Remembering what God has Done

CH-Feb.20-Feb.28 , 2017     By Doug Keppel   Psalm 143 5 I remember the days of old; I meditate on all thy works; I muse on the work of thy hands. 6 I stretch forth my hands unto thee: my soul thirsteth after thee, as a thirsty land. Selah. 7 Hear me speedily, O…

Romans 8:31

February 19 – February 25, 2017 “What shall we then say to these things? If God be for us, who can be against us?” Romans 8:31

A bottomless, boundless, endless ocean!

QH-February 18, 2017     By Anne Dutton’s Letters on Spiritual Subjects   God’s love is… everlasting, free, sovereign, inseparable, great, and unchangeable! The happy objects of His love can never, never be separated from it! Neither… death nor life, heights nor depths, things present nor things to come, shall ever be able to separate…

Whosoever Will

CH-February 16, 2017     By Henry M. Morris, Ph.D., Evidence for Creation   “And the Spirit and the bride say, Come. And let him that heareth say, Come. And let him that is athirst come. And whosoever will, let him take the water of life freely” (Revelation 22:17). One could not imagine a more clearcut…

Perfect Peace and Rest

CH-February 15, 2017     The psalmist had seen “great and severe troubles” (Ps. 71:20). Yet hovering in the back of his mind was the thought that God would “revive” him again. The literal meaning of this phrase is “bring him to life again.” He elaborated: “[You shall] bring me up again from the depths…

Divine Guidance

MTLB – February 15-March 1, 2017     By A.W. Pink   There are few subjects, bearing upon the practical side of the Christian life, that believers are more exercised about than that they may be “led of the Lord” in all their ways; yet when some important decision has to be made, they are…

A Look at Philippians Chapter 4 – The Strength of Christ

CH-Feb.14-Feb.28, 2017     By Douglas Pettman (From: Truth for Today, UK, Program on Premier Christian Radio)   Music students, in particular, like to study the works of past classical composers. While there are different forms of composition, some works commence with a theme in the music. Over the course of the composition, the music…