The Golden Rule

July 6, 2016

The Golden Rule What we often call “the golden rule” is found in Matthew 7:12. It says “Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the Read more

Sanctification

March 23, 2016

                                 Sanctification “Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, Read more

The Mysteries of God

February 26, 2016

                                     The Mysteries of God “And the disciples came, and said unto him, Why speakest thou unto them in parables? He answered and Read more

Sin Is Selfishness

October 28, 2015

                                              Sin Is Selfishness We do well to ask ourselves, what is sin?  The more we analyze the question, the more we Read more

Satan’s Devices

June 16, 2015

                                          Satan’s Devices We have a terrible enemy.  II Corinthians 2:11 says, “Lest Satan should get an advantage of us: Read more

The New Covenant

April 17, 2015

The New Covenant       We read about the new covenant in II Corinthians 3:6-11.  This is what it says.  “Who also hath made us able ministers of the new testament; not of the letter, but of the Read more

Peace Like A River

December 23, 2014

Peace Like a River Isaiah 48:18 speaks of peace like a river.  “O that thou hadst hearkened to my commandments! Then had thy peace been as a river, and thy righteousness as the waves of the sea.” Read more

The Poor in Spirit

October 14, 2014

The Poor in Spirit “Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven” (Matthew 5:3). The Beatitudes are part of what is called “the Sermon on the Mount.” Jesus preached this Read more

The Give and Take of Mercy

October 10, 2014

The Give and Take of Mercy                Our attitude is more important than our actions.  The quantity and quality of our actions is determined by our attitude.  The beatitudes can be Read more
The Blessings of Hunger and Thirst “Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled” (Matthew 5:6). We need to keep in mind that the beatitudes speak of Read more