Great is our God

Nahum 1:1,8 The prophet Nahum is here burdened with a painful sentence. But while the judgments recorded were against old Nineveh, Yet, these words are a very solemn revelation to us of the great and fearful God with whom sinners will have to deal with “And said to the mountains and rocks, Fall on us,…

Let us go forward

Deuteronomy 2:1,7 As pilgrims and strangers on the earth there are two dangers to which we are ever exposed, “For he looked for a city which hath foundations, whose builder and maker is God. confessed that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth.” (Heb.11:13). That of sitting at ease in our present comfortable condition,…

Jesus said, fear not.

Revelation 1:17 The “fear not” is a distinctive word in the word of God, it was used in the gospels, and greatest of all by our lord Jesus “And he laid his right hand upon me, saying unto me, “Fear not;” (v.17). One of Jesus’ missions to mankind was to banish the bond slave fear…

A visit from Jesus

Revelation 3:20 Jesus knocking at the door is a proof that He has come very nigh, and that is to bestow a blessing on us,“Draw nigh to God, and he will draw nigh to you.” (Ja.4:8). It also implies His willingness to come in, and the heart’s reluctance to let Him in. “Then Agrippa said…

The power of Christ

Colossians 1:9,14 In this prayer the apostle Paul shows his great faith in the all sufficiency of his Lord, when he pleaded for the “brethren in Christ,” that they might be blessed “according to his glorious power,” or rather, His power in glory. Let us remember that we have the same Lord who is rich…

Jacob in providence

Genesis 28:10,22 There is an old saying among men that says “Man’s extremity is God’s opportunity.” When in the midst of the fire and the lions God delivered His Hebrew children. It was while Stephen was being stoned that God opened the heavens before him “But he, being full of the Holy Ghost, looked up…

Salvation complete

Titus 3:3,7 It is easy to say that there is fullness of water in the sea, fullness of wealth in the earth, and fullness of light in the sun, but can the richness of this fulness be judge. ? So there is fulness of salvation in the grace of God, but that fullness can only…