Monthly Archives: July 2017

2 Peter 1:21

July 16 – July 22, 2017 “For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.” II Peter 1:21

An inexhaustible fullness

QH-July 15, 2017     By John Fawcett, “Christ Precious”   “Yes, He is very precious to you who believe!” I Peter 2:7 Christian! Jesus is your Savior, your Friend, and your Portion! You are guilty—His blood cleanses from all sin. You are miserable—He is rich in mercy. You are helpless—He is mighty to save….

5 powerful words for your marriage

CH-July 14 – July 17 , 2017    By Mark and Susan Merrill (from the book “Lists to Love By for Busy Husbands”)   When God created the earth, He spoke it into being. He used words. Words are powerful and lasting. Using critical or hurtful words is like putting asbestos into the air. Airborne…

The Biblical Approach to Spanking

CH-July 13 – July 18, 2017     By Chip Ingram   Regardless of the method, the Bible’s word on discipline clearly demands that parents be responsible and diligent in spanking, but strongly prohibits physical abuse of any kind. Obviously, the biblical approach is balanced, reasonable and controlled. So let’s get very practical. What does…

Chosen to Salvation

MTLB-July 12 – July 15, 2016     Robert Murray M’Cheyne (1813-1843)   “But we are bound to give thanks alway to God for you, brethren, beloved of the Lord, because God hath from the beginning chosen you to salvation, through sanctification of the Spirit, and belief of the truth.” 2 THESSALONIANS 2:13 1. We…

Christ Exalted!

CH – July 11- July 17, 2016     By James Smith (“Christ Exalted, Saints Comforted, and Sinners Directed” 1855)   If we look at the comparisons which are made use of by the Holy Spirit to set Christ forth – we behold something more of His loveliness. He is compared to a MOTHER, and…

A Break from the Heat

July 10, 2017 The paper boy dutifully performed his task in Chicago’s cold, December air. But as he tossed the next paper onto the awaiting porch, his wheels hit black ice. The momentum from the throw made the bicycle’s wheels slip right out from under him, and he crashed to the ground. Hard. I laughed….

10 Marital “Nevers” for Couples

CH-July 10-11, 2017     By Polly House   For an outsider looking in, it appears that after 17 years together, Matt Chandler and his wife, Lauren, must have it all figured out—no issues, perfect contentment and constant agreement on everything. Well, not exactly. Like the couple in Song of Songs, they had the love,…

2 Samuel 22:3

July 09 – July 15 “The God of my rock; in Him will I trust: He is my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my high tower, and my refuge, my saviour; Thou savest me from violence.” II Samuel 22:3

Sin

Sat-July 8, 2017     Source: Jones, Martyn Lloyd   No man will ever have a true conception of the biblical teaching with regard to redemption if he is not clear about the biblical doctrine of SIN. And that is why so many people today are so loose and vague in their ideas of redemption….