The Cloud of Witnesses

Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses…let us run with patience the race that is set before us, looking unto Jesus  (Heb_12:1-2) The Eyes of the Witnesses upon us While the word witness in the New Testament generally has the sense of testifier, there can be little question … Continue reading The Cloud of Witnesses

The Interceding Savior

He is able also to save them to the uttermost…seeing he ever liveth to make intercession for them (Heb_7:25) The Strengthening Power of Prayer There are times in life when it is very helpful to know that somebody is praying for us. It strengthens us when we are prone to faint. When some difficult duty lies … Continue reading The Interceding Savior

Free Grace

"My grace is sufficient for thee." And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee. (2Cor_12:9) What the thorn was of which the apostle speaks is a question we never can answer. A hundred explanations have been given, yet certainty has never been obtained. Each age has its own interpretation, each commentator has his … Continue reading Free Grace

Forgiveness

“I, even I, am He that blots out your transgressions for My own sake and will not remember your sins.” (Isaiah 43:25) THERE are some passages of Sacred Writ which have been more abundantly blessed to the conversion of souls than others. They may be called salvation texts. We may not be able to discover … Continue reading Forgiveness