“The carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the Law of God, neither indeed can be.”Romans 8:7 This is a very solemn indictment which the Apostle Paul here prefers against the carnal mind. He declares it to be enmity against God. When we consider what man once was, only second … Continue reading The Carnal Mind Enmity Against GOD
“These are the two Covenants.”Galatians 4:24 THERE cannot be a greater difference in the world between two things than there is between Law and Grace. And yet, strange to say, while the things are diametrically opposed and essentially different from each other, the human mind is so depraved and the intellect, even when blessed by … Continue reading The Allegories of Sarah and Hagar
David Wilkerson "Moreover, brethren, I would not that ye should be ignorant, how that all our fathers were under the cloud, and all passed through the sea; and were all baptized unto Moses in the cloud and in the sea; and did all eat the same spiritual meat; and did all drink the same spiritual … Continue reading Tempting the LORD!
by J.C. Ryle "I tell you the solemn truth, unless a person is born of water and spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God. What is born of the flesh is flesh, and what is born of the Spirit is spirit. Do not be amazed that I said to you, ‘You must all be … Continue reading A Conversation with Nicodemus
“And I say unto you, that many shall come from the east and west and shall sit down with Abraham and Isaac and Jacob, in the kingdom of Heaven. But the sons of the kingdom will be cast out into outer darkness. There shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.”Matthew 8:11, 12 THIS is a … Continue reading Heaven and Hell
It is enough for the disciple that he be as his master, and the servant as his lord Mat 10:25 Spirituality Is Conformity to ChristThe highest praise that can be given to any man is that others, knowing him, should call him Christlike. That is the noblest ideal in the world. People who live long … Continue reading Enough!
“ Where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.”2 Corinthians 3:17 LIBERTY is the birthright of every man. He may be born a pauper. He may be a foundling. His parentage may be altogether unknown. But liberty is his inalienable birthright. Black may be his skin. He may live uneducated and untaught. He … Continue reading Spiritual Liberty
"When my spirit was overwhelmed within me, then thou knewest my path." Psa 142:3 It is often a deep relief in trouble to have someone with whom the grief may be shared. There is a certain pride natural to us all which prompts us to hide what we may have to bear. There are trials, … Continue reading God Knows
"O Lord, thou hast searched me, and known me." Psa 139:1 We are prone to associate the searching work of God with events of a striking or memorable kind. It is in great calamities and overwhelming sorrow that we feel with particular vividness God's presence. When Job was in the enjoyment of prosperity, he was … Continue reading The Searching of God