Yearly Archives: 2017

Stand Still

Sat-September 30, 2017     By Spurgeon, C.H (Taken from: Morning and Evening Devotions)   “Stand still, and see the salvation of the Lord.”—Exodus 14:13 THESE words contain God’s command to the believer when he is reduced to great straits and brought into extraordinary difficulties. He cannot retreat; he cannot go forward; he is shut…

A Land Flowing with Milk and Honey

Sat-September 30, 2017     By Ryan Boone (Days of Vengeance)   Several times in the Old Testament we read about a land flowing with milk and honey. The land which God gave the Israelites after their departure from Egypt, the land of Canaan or the “promised land,” was this land which was figuratively painted…

The Resurrections of Life and Damnation

Sat-September 30, 2017     In John 5:29 we find this pronouncement, “And shall come forth; they that have done good, unto the resurrection of life; and they that have done evil, unto the resurrection of damnation.” The Resurrection of the Lord Jesus proves the absolute certainty that every Christian will to go Heaven and…

This is to follow the Lamb wherever He goes

QH-September 30, 2017     By William Dyer, “Follow the Lamb” “These are the ones who follow the Lamb wherever He goes!” Revelation 14:4 A believer follows the Lamb TRULY, without hypocrisy. Many follow the Lamb, as beggars follow a rich man — only for his money. They prize the wages of religion — above…

Salvation is of the Lord

Sat-September 30, 2017     Jonah 2:9 is a short, but powerful, declaration of God’s sovereignty that boldly proclaims: “Salvation is of the LORD.” Why is this the case? Man, by nature, is spiritually “dead in trespasses and sins”. This fact is clearly described in Ezekiel 37:1-2, “The hand of the LORD was upon me,…

The Sovereignty of God in Calamity!

CH-September 29, 2017     By Ebenezer Rogers, Delivered on September 20, 1857 (two days after the steamship ‘Central America’ sank during a hurricane. 560 of the 626 people on board lost their lives!)   Upon the whole history of this solemn event, is stamped the record of the absolute sovereignty of God. It is…

Fast Vacation

CH-September 29, 2017     By Meredith Whitmore   For the past week I’ve been looking for guinea pigs. No, pet rodents are not running around my house. I’m looking for people to help me with a study of sorts. I wanted someone—whether an individual or a family—to do a media fast for, ideally, a…

You have saved the best until now!

CH-Sep.28, 2017     By J.R. Miller (taken from his book “Daily Bible Readings in the Life of Christ”, 1890)   “Everyone man at the beginning doth set forth good wine; and when men have well drunk, then that which is worse: but thou hast kept the good wine until now.!” John 2:10 The world…

Fear and the Sovereignty of God

CH-September 27- September 28, 2017     By Kim Riddlebarger   “God is in control.” These words can be a wonderful comfort to people struggling with common phobias, natural fears, or even deep-seated terrors. The reminder that God is in control often brings great relief. But there are times when the words “God is in…

How To Host A Guest In Your Home

CH-September 27, 2017     From a blog of Jason Young   This is a guest post from my friend, Megan Keyes. Along with her husband, Aaron, and their family they understand the biblical priority of hospitality. They do an incredible job of opening their home to many guests that sometimes come over for community…