Monthly Archives: March 2017

Husbands & Wives: Read & Pray Together

CH-March 31, 2017     By James Erasmus Philipps (From: Your Duty and Mine)   “Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the Church, and gave Himself for it.” “So ought men to love their wives as their own bodies. He that loveth his wife loveth himself.” “Let every one of you in…

Obituary of Jesus

CH-March 30, 2017     Jesus Christ, 33, of Nazareth, died Friday on Mount Calvary, also known as Golgotha, the place of the skull. Betrayed by the apostle Judas, Jesus was crucified by the Romans, by order of the Ruler Pontius Pilate. The causes of death were crucifixion, extreme exhaustion, severe torture, and loss of…

Access to God

MTLB-March 30-April 5, 2017     By A.W. Pink   Let us begin by asking the question, is it possible for a depraved and defiled creature to obtain access unto the thrice-Holy One? If there is one thing taught more plainly in the Scriptures than another it is that sin separates the sinner and God….

Practical Meditations on the Lord’s Prayer

CH-March 30- April 18, 2017     Newman Hall, 1889   INTRODUCTION The prayer which our Lord delivered to the disciples as a model in their approaches to God, and which has been designated “The Lord’s Prayer,” is recorded by two Evangelists, and was spoken on two different occasions. In the Sermon on the Mount…

Thanks For Everything

CH-March 30, 2017     “Giving thanks always for all things unto God and the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ” (Ephesians 5:20) Being thankful for everything that happens in his or her life to a Christian believer is listed in this section of Paul’s letter to the Ephesians as one of…

A Good Memory

CH-March 28, 2017     Proverbs 3 1-4 My son, forget not my law; but let thine heart keep my commandments:  For length of days, and long life, and peace, shall they add to thee. Let not mercy and truth forsake thee: bind them about thy neck; write them upon the table of thine heart:…

Giving Up?

CH-March 27, 2017     Have you ever felt like giving up? Elijah did. The Lord had just used him to show the nation of Israel that the Lord is God (1 Kings 18). Yet, the threats of Queen Jezebel so alarmed him that he ran to Beersheba, 100 miles south (19:3). Then he walked…

Return of the Rebel

CH-March 27-March 30, 2017     By David R. Reid   Luke 15:11: And he said, A certain man had two sons: 12: And the younger of them said to his father, Father, give me the portion of goods that falleth to me. And he divided unto them his living. 13: And not many days…

Row of Ducks

March 27, 2017 It’s Saturday. I stretch out on a lounge chair and read a book. The sun warms the air around me. An ice-cold Dr. Pepper fizzes in my cup. My husband sits next to me, holding my hand. The laundry is folded. The dishes are washed. The house is clean. The bills are…

Psalm 119:89-90

March 26 – April 01, 2017 “For ever, O Lord, Thy Word is settled in heaven. Thy faithfulness is unto all generations: Thou hast established the earth, and it abideth.” Psalm 119:89-90