Safe with God on slippery paths

Psalms 17:4,5 We are remind here of the Divine assistances. “Hold up my goings in Thy paths ” (ver. 5). This is the language of one who felt that he could not hold himself up. Some people in the pride of their heart imagine that they can, in their own way and strength, face life…

God’s gifts are for us, just ask…

I.King 3:5,15 The Lord said unto Solomon “Ask what I shall give thee.” (v.5) He had all that earth could give, youth, wealth, prosperity, honor and greatness.  Solomon stood on the uppermost peak of human joy. Now heaven offers him his choice of blessing, now the treasure-house of the infinite God opened, and he is…

A prayer for restoration

Lamentations 5:19,22 Each of us must acknowledge the eternal sovereignty of the Lord. Note what the preacher stated, “Thou, O lord, remainest for ever; Thy throne from generation to generation” (v.19). The throne of Judah is fallen, but not so with the throne of God. “For unto us a child is born, unto us a son…

God desires the whole man

Matthew 6:19,35 God asks for our whole heart,” My son, give me thine heart,” ( Prov.23:26). know that the heart will be where the treasure is. “For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.” (v.21) Where is our treasure, our chief good, the object of our strongest desires? If it is on…

Almighty Shepherd

  Psalms 23:1 This is a real confession. It is the office of the shepherd to provide good pasture for his sheep. What blessing has our Lord given us since the Holy Ghost came into our life under grace “For the kingdom of God is not meat and drink; but righteousness, and peace, and joy…

We are sleeping ?

Mark 14:39,43 When a dear friend is in trouble our foot fall is quiet and our voice hushed “ he saith unto Peter, sleepest thou? Couldest not thou watch one hour? (v.37). Children are brought to silence when they see the face they loved stained with tears and pal with anguish. How much does stillness…