The church, indefectible

Isaiah 59:20,21 The church of God, is a body of men and women, each one whom is weak, fallible, and liable to fall from the truth, even to apostasy, must, by the nature of things, be of itself and in itself defectible “I marvel that ye are so soon removed from him that called you…

Afflictions, its fruits

I. Kings 17:17,24                                                                                                                               Trials have a way to disciple us. Trials is not proof of God’s anger. Sorrow darkens the home of God’s beloved. This was a home of faith and ministering love “And it came to pass after these things, that the son of the woman, the mistress of the house, fell sick; and…

Our kingdom cannot be moved.

Hebrews 12:18 “We receiving a kingdom which cannot be moved” the question may be ask, is there such thing? Where is it? Egypt, Assyria, Greece, and Roman all gone as great notions. Where is the immovable kingdom? Is there anything that cannot be changed, shaken, and destroyed? “That ye be not soon shaken in mind,…

Light out of darkness

Job12:22,23 God discovers deep things out of darkness. God sees us inwardly. God has knowledge which are sealed to us, a key which unlocks the most secret chamber, an eye that can see down to the most hidden depths. “He ruleth by his power for ever; his eyes behold the nations: let not the rebellious…

A desire to seek God’s Face

Psalms 27:8 One of the great laws of God in life is for us to seek his face “Seek ye my face” The miner must dig for precious ore. The fisherman launch out into the deep, and let down his nets for a draught “For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth;…

God, silence at times.

Psalms 35:22 “There is a time to keep silence and a time to speak” according to (Ecc.3:7). It is with people at times, so it is with the Lord at times “Wherefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath:” (Ja.1:19). There may be speech on one…

Our supreme choice

Psalms 16:8 The sense of God’s presence inspires a feeling of safety. Not in the moment of peril only, but at all times has he his eye fixed upon God “ For there stood by me this night the angel of God, whose I am, and whom I serve, Saying, Fear not, Paul; thou must…