And Jesus answered and said unto her, Martha, Martha, thou art careful and troubled about many things: but one thing is needful — Luk 10:41-42 Seizing upon the EssentialThese words, you will remember, are taken from the brief description of the well-known scene in the home of Martha and Mary at Bethany. And few episodes, … Continue reading If we have accepted the liberty He has given us, set us free from “many things”.
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Lord, suffer me first to go and bury my fatherLuk 9:59 The Conflict between What Is Right and WrongThere has been very considerable discussion as to the precise import of this incident, but the moral significance of it is unmistakable. Here is a man whose difficulty lay in the pressure upon him of conflicting duties. … Continue reading The Conflict of Duties
From him shall be taken even that which he seemeth to have Luk 8:18 Not Hypocrisy but Self-DeceptionYou will observe that when our Lord speaks of the man who seems to have, He is not referring to the hypocrite. Our Lord poured out the vials of His wrath upon the hypocrite, but it is not … Continue reading Seeming to Have
Now when he had left speaking, he said unto Simon, Launch out into the deep, and let down your nets for a draught …. And when they had this done, they inclosed a great multitude of fishes: and their net brake Luk 5:4-6 Christ Singles Out an Individual's DisappointmentIt was not easy for Jesus Christ … Continue reading The Call of the Fishermen
ALL glory to God in the sky, And peace upon earth be restored! O Jesus, exalted on high, Appear our omnipotent Lord! Who, meanly in Bethlehem born, Didst stoop to redeem a lost race, Once more to thy creatures return, And reign in thy kingdom of grace. When thou in our flesh didst appear, All … Continue reading ALL glory to God in the sky, And peace upon earth be restored!
https://youtu.be/Pysp1tPKQAY rough transcript: It may sound kind of uh just too simple but you need to hear it and it's this. You do not treat a girl like you do one of your friends who's male. I don't careif you think she's your best friend in the world you do not treat her like youwould … Continue reading How NOT to treat a woman.
And behold, there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon; and the same man was just and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel: and the Holy Ghost was upon him …. And there was one Anna. a prophetess …. which departed not from the temple, but served God with fastings and prayers … Continue reading Simeon and Anna
by Zac Poonen In 2 Chronicles 20, we see a picture of how we can wage this warfare against Satan. There we read of a great multitude that came against King Jehoshapat. But Jehoshapat did the right thing, when confronted by so many enemies. He got the whole nation of Judah to seek God in … Continue reading The Weakness of God’s Elect
Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creatureMar 16:15 The Gospel Deep and WideThere are two directions in which the sway of Jesus is without any parallel in human history. The one of them is that of depth; the other that of breadth. All great movements may be judged extensively— … Continue reading The Worldwide Gospel