Monthly Archives: September 2017

Psalm 69

MTLB-Sep.27-Sep.29, 2017     By Henry Law, 1878   The Psalmist is involved in intensity of misery. The severest troubles in every form assail him. The downfall of his enemies is foreshadowed, and the conclusion of the hymn is praise. 1-2. “Save me, O God; for the waters have come in to my soul. I…

The Single Greatest Thing a Dad Can Do for His Kids

CH-September 26, 2017     By Jackie Bledsoe   Once you have children, your life changes. You begin to do things differently in an effort to care for, provide and guide your children. Of all those things, a father can do one thing that will provide the greatest impact on his children’s lives. The single…

So Many Disasters! How to Respond?

CH-September 26, 2017     From the blog of Sandra Glahn   Houston lies devastated by flood waters from Hurricane Harvey. Monsoon flooding has decimated parts of India, Bangladesh, and Nepal. Three more hurricanes at the same time left islands demolished and major portions of Florida without power. A once-in-a-century earthquake measuring 8.2 in Mexico…

The key of Death is in the Savior’s hands!

CH-September 26 & 27, 2017     By James Buchanan, 1837   “Fear not; I am the first and the last: I am he that liveth, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive For evermore, Amen; and have the keys of hell and of death”. (Revelation 1:17-18 ) When it is affirmed, that he…

I Can Do It Myself

September 25, 2017 Hey Brother, Job 6 verse 24 says, “Teach me, and I will hold my tongue: and cause me to understand wherein I have erred.” Unfortunately, my toddler does not think this verse applies to him. Even though he isn’t even two yet, my son is very self-reliant, which in many ways is…

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Millennials and the Relativity of Truth and Honor

September 25, 2017 Oh, Millennials. [Insert eye roll here – just kidding!] Poor Millennials have become the punch line to many jokes nowadays. If you’re unaware, Millennials are usually defined as those born between the years 1982-2004. Technically…I may fall into that category. Buuuut I don’t consider myself to be one. Here’s why: (1) When…

Job 22:22

September 24 – September 30, 2017                         “Receive, I pray thee, the law from His mouth, and lay up His Words in thine heart.” Job 22:22

Music that Glorifies God

Sat-September 23, 2017     Public Domain material found on EbibleFellowship’s website   Should Christians only listen to music from a psalter or hymnal? Or, can a Christian listen to some of the more lively upbeat music around today? The Bible does tell us to sing and make “melody in your heart to the Lord.”…

Has God shown you mercy?

Sat-September 23, 2017     By Stephen Howell   So why should that be important to me? Well, in order to understand why mercy is important we must first define what mercy is. The first time the word mercy was used in the Bible is in this verse:   (Gen 19:19 KJV)  Behold now, thy…

Constant religious engagements

QH-September 23, 2017     (“The Marvelous Riches of Savoring Christ, The letters of Ruth Bryan” 1805-1860)   “They made me the keeper of the vineyards; but my own vineyard have I not kept.” Canticles 1:6 We may be active in our Lord’s cause–but not spiritual in our own souls. We may be earnest for…