I have been reading the book of Deuteronomy and it has brought some new insight that I would like to share. First the book of Deuteronomy was a re-giving of the divine law of God and the reason for this is that the previous generation that had first received the law had all but passed away and an entirely new generation was getting ready to … Continue reading DIMINISHING GOD
“…becuause thou knewest not the time of thy visititatioin” Luke 19:44 The bible teaches us that there are three ways in which God revals himself to man. He visits man, he manifest himself to man and he inhabits man and in each varying degree there is a deeper revelation, understanding and commitment to God. I have often wondered why God would chose to reveal himself … Continue reading 3 Dimensions of the Spirit (Part One)
“Blessed is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord hath promised to them that love him” James 1:12 I just read a blog I posted some time back. Man it hit me so hard. I have been going through one of the hardest trials in my life and have forgotten how to … Continue reading Personal Private Suffering II
ARTICLE BY DOUG MORRELL Crisis In The Church: Biblical Illiteracy Remember the frog that landed in a pan of water and stayed until it boiled? Had the pan been hot, the frog would have noticed and hopped out. But the water felt cool at first, and the frog sensed no danger. It simply relaxed and conformed to the gradual change. Subdued by the rising heat, … Continue reading Biblical Illiteracy
“Ascribe to the LORD, O sons of the mighty, Ascribe to the LORD glory and strength. Ascribe to the LORD the glory due to His name; Worship the LORD in holy array. The voice of the LORD is upon the waters; The God of glory thunders, The LORD is over many waters.” Psalm 29:1-3 NASB This past year at our district convention I heard a … Continue reading Who Can Glory?
“…After them another generation rose up who did not know the Lord or the works He had done for Israel.” Judges 2:10 FORGETTING THEIR GOD It is amazing at how quickly after the death of Joshua that the people of Israel had forgotten about the Lord, how quickly they turned away from their faith and took after the pagan religions of the nations around them. What … Continue reading Another Generation
ARTICLE BY ART BRAIDIC AND DENNIS FISCHER FROM BLOW THE TRUMPET Every year, millions of children throughout the world celebrate the custom of Halloween. During this celebration, they dress up in costumes, parade through neighborhoods knocking on doors, and declare the words “trick or treat,” expecting to receive candy or some sort of gift. But is Halloween something Christians should celebrate? Is this the kind … Continue reading Christian Halloween?
THE POEM More than nineteen hundred years ago there was a man born contrary to the laws of life. This man lived in poverty and was reared in obscurity. He received no formal education and never possessed wealth or wide-spread influence. He never traveled extensively. He only once crossed the boundary of the country in which He lived. But this man’s life has changed the … Continue reading Incomparable Christ
A DEVOTIONAL FROM THE POCKET TESTAMENT LISTENING TO THE INHERIT PROMISE Acts 3:21-26 [Peter continues to speak] “He must remain in heaven until the time comes for God to restore everything, as he promised long ago through his holy prophets. For Moses said, ‘The Lord your God will raise up for you a prophet like me from among your own people; you must listen to … Continue reading A Devotion’s Question?
“Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you: And that we may be delivered from unreasonable and wicked men: for all men have not faith.” 2 Thessalonians 3:1-2 A SAINTS QUESTION? “Preachers often ask for “prayer” of the saints and I’ve wondered the following: what kind of request … Continue reading Praying for Ministers