This testimonial comments on God’s faithfulness to his people, Israel during a period of its history marked by serial apostasy and idolatry. God’s de...
“But the Lord was gracious to them and had compassion and showed concern for them because of the covenant with Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. To this day h...
June 16, 2016
Yes, WE TOO. That is to say, even the lawful, moral and devout ought not believe in their own decency and piety. They ought not do so because it is fa...
" . . .So we too have put our faith in Christ Jesus that we may be justified by faith in Christ and not by observing the law" (Galatians 2:1...
March 27, 2016
This is not a maxim which should be used say, by an investor in the stock market, as an insurance to guarantee profits. It is not a promise of short t...
"Remember this: Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously" (2 Corinthians 9:6).
November 21, 2016
'At that time we had plenty of food and suffered no harm . . . The women added: 'When we burned incense to the Queen of heaven . . . did not husbands know that we were making cakes like her image and pouring out drink offerings to her?" (Jeremiah 44:17-19).
The men of Judah reasoned that their idolatry had done them no harm. Their wives reasoned that their idolatry had not been condemned by their men, so it had done them no harm either. As surely as bad things can happen to the upright, just as surely does prosperity often attend the wicked. Good fortune or bad does not indicate right or wrong. Freedom from trouble does not signal God's favor. Nor does the good opinion of one's husband--or wife.
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