Ignorance is Bliss

“Thus saith the LORD, Learn not the way of the heathen, and be not dismayed at the signs of heaven; for the heathen are dismayed at them.” – Jeremiah 10.2 I am sure almost everyone has heard the saying “Knowledge is power.” Well to prove that this is not always the...

Paul’s Changed Life

“But they had heard only, That he which persecuted us in times past now preacheth the faith which once he destroyed. And they glorified God in me.” – Galatians 1.23-24 Nothing in this world is as powerful as the Gospel. The word Gospel means “good news.” In the Bible,...

Trophies of God’s Grace

“That in the ages to come he might shew the exceeding riches of his grace in his kindness toward us through Christ Jesus.”  - Ephesians 2.7 The Apostle Paul in penning his letter to the Ephesians uses the expression “riches” five times. Here in our text, Paul is...

Faithless Children

"And when the LORD saw it, he abhorred them, because of the provoking of his sons, and of his daughters. And he said, I will hide my face from them, I will see what their end shall be: for they are a very froward generation, children in whom is no faith." -...

Christ is Our Life

“Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth. For ye are dead, and your life is hid with Christ in God. When Christ, who is our life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear with him in glory.” - Colossians 3.2-4 As a society today people cram their...

An Old Truth for the New Year

“And he that sat upon the throne said, Behold, I make all things new. And he said unto me, Write: for these words are true and faithful." – Revelation 21.5 People love things that are new. We love the smell of new cars, the feel of new clothes, and the excitement of...

No Room for Jesus

“And so it was, that, while they were there (Bethlehem), the days were accomplished that she should be delivered. And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn.” -...

We’ve Seen a Great Light

  “The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light: they that dwell in the land of the shadow of death, upon them hath the light shined.” – Isa 9.2 No doubt you have noticed the Christmas season is in full swing. All around us people are busy with...

Praise Ye the Lord

“Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men!” – Psalm 107.8 One of the most unattractive attributes of any individual is ingratitude; particularly when that ingratitude is directed toward our gracious God....

Get in the Way

"And he said, Blessed be the LORD God of my master Abraham, who hath not left destitute my master of his mercy and his truth: I being in the way, the LORD led me to the house of my master's brethren." – Genesis 24.27 How often as God’s people do we search for the hand...

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