Jesus, tempt not

I. Corinthians 10:9 If we are loyal to Christ our King, then we are in the position of the Hebrews when they reverenced and served the Lord “And the people said unto Joshua, The LORD our God will we serve, and his voice will we obey.” (Jos.24:24) If we are traitors to him whom we…

God, administrator of justice.

Amos 9:8,12 Amos confirms the certainty of judgment. “All the sinners of my people shall die by the sword.” We must keep in minded that God’s covenant may be undervalued and violated by so many people. Many professed to be of the seed of Abraham. Yet anoble ancestry is useless unless we follow their good…

Taste and see

Psalms 34:8 From the beginning of time God has lead his people step by step, he has also taught his people by experience “Wherefore the law was our schoolmaster to bring us unto Christ, that we might be justified by faith. But after that faith is come, we are no longer under a schoolmaster. For…

Who have smitten you?

Samuel 4:6 “Wherefore hath the Lord smitten us? People are accustomed to meet affliction in various ways. First same meet affliction lightly, and endeavour to laugh at it, Regardless of how severe it might be. Same exaggerate it, lose their self-possession, and sink under it.  Often people quarrel with it as with an enemy and…

Do we have a confession?

Matthew 27:4 The wretched traitor Judas got no satisfaction out of his crime. No sooner had he committed his  evil he was horrified at the magnitude of his deed. “it had been good for that man if he had not been born.” (v.24) Covetous as he was, he could not hold the blood- money, and…

Temptation permitted

Corinthians 10:13 With warning the inspired apostle combined encouragement ” but will with the temptation also make a way to escape,” (v.13) The self confident are admonished lest their high opinion of themselves should be the occasion of their fall. ‘Wherefore let him that thinketh he standeth take heed lest he fall” (v.12) In the…