"Cursed be the man before the Lord, that riseth up and buildeth this city Jericho." (Joshua 6:26) Since he was cursed who rebuilt Jericho, much more the man who labours to restore Popery among us. In our fathers' days the gigantic walls of Popery fell by the power of their faith, the perseverance of their … Continue reading The devil hates goose quills
Want die Here God, die Almagtige, het die koningskap aanvaar. (Opn 19:6) Ek weet dat U alles kan doen. - Die dinge wat by mense onmoontlik is, is by God moontlik. - En na sy wil handel Hy met die leër van die hemel en die bewoners van die aarde, en daar is niemand wat … Continue reading God, die Almagtige, het die koningskap aanvaar.
Whenever Aaron enters the Holy Place, he will bear the names of the sons of Israel over his heart on the breastpiece of decision as a continuing memorial before the LORD. (Exodus 28:29) In a symbolic way, the Priest had all the people of Israel "on his heart when he entered the Holy place." Jesus, our … Continue reading Jesus, our ultimate Priest, had our sins on His back and our forgiveness on His heart when He went to the Cross for us!
Bible Reading: 2 Corinthians 4:16-5:8; Joshua 5:13-6:10 “…for we walk by faith, not by sight [living our lives in a manner consistent with our confident belief in God’s promises]” [2 Corinthians 5:7 Amplified Bible]. “Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen” [Hebrews 11:1] Paul is writing about … Continue reading Seeing the Invisible
“If he turn not, He will whet His sword; He has bent His bow and made it ready.” (Psalm 7:12) “IF the sinner turn not, God will whet His sword.” So, then, God has a sword and He will punish man on account of his iniquity. This evil generation has labored to take away from … Continue reading Turn or Burn
by DEBORAH ARD Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. Also, if two lie down together, they will keep warm. But how can … Continue reading Friends That Stand in the Middle
“Then David returned to bless his household. And Michal the daughter of Saul came out to meet David and said, How glorious was the king of Israel today, who uncovered himself today in the eyes of the handmaids of his servants, as one of the vain fellows shamelessly uncovers himself! And David said unto Michal, … Continue reading The Jeer of Sarcasm and the Retort of Piety.
And it came to pass, as the angels were gone away from them into heaven, the shepherds said one to another, Let us now go even unto Bethlehem (Luk_2:15) Bethlehem Did Not Know What God Was Doing in Its Midst Let us now go even unto Bethlehem, that we may see the unobtrusiveness of God. … Continue reading Where to Go at Christmas
Bible Reading: 2 Corinthians 5:7; Mark 11:20-26 Last week, we considered faith that sees the invisible and I mentioned Mark 11:22-24. I have been meditating on these verses and this morning received a most remarkable testimony from a source that I can thoroughly endorse. It speaks of such simple and yet profound faith. The north … Continue reading The Eagle and the Cell Phone.
"Thou hast bought me no sweet cane with money." (Isaiah 43:24) Worshippers at the temple were wont to bring presents of sweet perfumes to be burned upon the altar of God: but Israel, in the time of her backsliding, became ungenerous, and made but few votive offerings to her Lord: this was an evidence of … Continue reading . . of thine own have we given thee.