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God’s Word is Beyond Wonderful!

In Psalm 19:7-11, we can read of some of the incredible aspects of God’s word: “The law of the LORDl is perfect2, converting the soul3; The testimony of the LORD is sure4, making wise the simples; The statutes of the LORD are right6, rejoicing the heart7; The commandment of the LORD is pure8, enlightening the…

Did You Know?

He was quite famous, a celebrity in Israel. The people flocked to see him, and because of him, many people believed. But the chief priests wanted him dead. Surely you know who we’re talking about, right? Well, let me give you one last clue: a week before the cross, even Jesus came to see him…

We Need Each Other!

There is an indelible and universal truth as it pertains to the • church. We need each other. In fact, the Bible is adamantly clear that without the contribution of each member, the church does not properly function. Thus, is the substance of Paul’s discussion in 1 Corinthians 12. The church in Corinth struggled with…

Each One Can Reach One

In Acts 21, Paul is returning to Jerusalem f . . . . ram his third m1ss1onary Journey. On his way back, he runs · t b . in o rethren a Tyre. Interestingly, we are not told how the chu h h . , ere got started. Sance none of Pauls other missionary J·our…

Each One Can Reach One

In Acts 21, Paul is returning to Jerusalem from his third missionary journey. On his way back, he runs into brethren at Tyre. Interestingly, we are not told how the church there got started. Since none of Paul’s other missionary journeys went that way, we must speculate. One strong likelihood is that there were some…

Fishers

‘Behold, I will send for many fishers, saith the LORD, and they shall fish them; and after will I send for many hunters, and they shall hunt them from every mountain, and from every hill, and out of the holes of the rocks” (Jeremiah 16:16). The verses that follow speak of God punishing Judah for…

I Should Add

Did you know that William Shakespeare wrote the hymn, “I’ve found a friend in Jesus, He’s everything to me?” 1 should add that his full name was William Shakespeare Hayes, a journalist and songwriter who was born in 1837 in Louisville, Kentucky. So, I told you the truth, but left out an important point. Many…

God’s Word is Beyond Wonderful!

In Psalm 19:7-11, we can read of some of the incredible aspects of God’s word: “The law of the LORDl is perfect2, converting the soul3; The testimony of the LORD is sure4 I making wise the simples; The statutes of the LORD are right6, rejoicing the heart7; The commandment of the LORD is pure8, enlightening…

Faith Despite Persecution

Approximately 64 A.O., The Great Fire of Rome devastated the city. If you were alive during that time, it would have had the sort of shock value that we all experienced in our own national tragedy. Before then, Christianity was growing. However, it was thought of as “just another religion” in the mixing pot of…