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…

Our sustainer.

Psalms 55:22 It was David of old who said ” Cast thy burden upon the Lord and He shall sustain thee.” Yes, a person’s burden is his trouble, his life’s care, or whatever disturbs the peace of his mind, David also stated in (Ps. 25:17) “The troubles of my heart are enlarged: O bring thou…

Sin destroys

I.Corinthians 10:5 The people went up out of Egypt as a mixed multitude (Num. 11,4), but not a man of them saw Caleb and Joshua enter into the promised possession ” “For the LORD had said of them, They shall surely die in the wilderness. And there was not left a man of them, save…

Have we consider?

Isaiah1:3 Thoughtlessness about the things of the world, and thoughtlessness about the things of eternity, is a very common sin among the people of God. May I say, Superficial thinking leads to superficial living. The scripture stated “The ox knoweth his owner, and the ass his master’s crib,” (Isa.1:3) but how often we the Lord’s…