"And Amaziah said to the man of God, But what shall we do for the hundred talents which I have given to the army of Israel? And the man of God answered, The Lord is able to give thee much more than this." - 2 Chronicles 25:9 A very important question this seemed to be … Continue reading The Lord is able to give thee much more than this . . .
Dit maak oneindig seer om jou knieë deur te bid en jou diepste hartsbegeertes uit te stort, en dan ’n “nee” te kry. DAG 1 Hoe maak jy as God nee sê? Die lewe is vol teleurstellings – ’n droomvakansie wat gekanselleer word of iemand wat jou in die rug steek. Wanneer jy met jou … Continue reading As jy teleurgesteld is in God
The Cosmological Argument by Adam Hellyer The Bible begins, “In the beginning God…” (Genesis 1:1). Amongst the many things we can learn from this, two stand out. First, it tells us there was a beginning. Second, it tells us, before that beginning, God was there. The Bible presupposes God. It does not begin by introducing … Continue reading The Chicken or the Egg
by Andrew Murray “And Ben-hadad the king of Syria gathered all his host together: and there were thirty and two kings with him, and horses, and chariots: and he went up and besieged Samaria, and warred against it. And he sent messengers to Ahab king of Israel into the city, and said unto him, Thus … Continue reading Absolute Surrender
Die geloof dan is ‘n vaste vertroue op die dinge wat ons hoop, ‘n bewys van die dinge wat ons nie sien nie. As ons net vir hierdie lewe op Christus hoop, dan is ons die ellendigste van alle mense. Wat die oog nie gesien en die oor nie gehoor en in die hart van … Continue reading Die geloof . . .
excerpt from FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRS This great Puritan was born the same year that the Pilgrim Fathers landed at Plymouth. His home was Elstow, near Bedford, in England. His father was a tinker and he was brought up to the same trade. He was a lively, likeable boy with a serious and almost morbid … Continue reading An Account of the Life and Persecutions of John Bunyan
excerpt from "THE FRIEND ON THE ROAD" by Rev. J. H. Jowett, D.D. “Why beholdest thou the mote that is in thy brother’s eye? . . . First cast out the beam out of thine own eye; and then shalt thou see clearly to cast out the mote out of thy brother’s eye.” - Matt. … Continue reading Critics and Surgeons
Why is the tribe of Dan not included in the 144,000 in the Book of Revelation? I believe that the history of that tribe reveals clues as to why they would be excluded. First of all, in Genesis 49, Jacob talks about each of his children and their futures. When he gets to Dan, he … Continue reading The Absence of the Tribe of Dan
13 Which were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God. - John 1:13 The words have a dependence on what goes before, and therefore I must direct you to them for the right understanding of it. You have it thus, "He came to … Continue reading John Bunyan’s Last Sermon
"He shall choose our inheritance for us" - Ps. 47:4 Our enemies would allot us a very dreary portion, but we are not left in their hands. The Lord will cause us to stand in our lot, and our place is appointed by His infinite wisdom. A wiser mind than our own arranges our destiny. … Continue reading My Choice is His Choice