The Power of Consistency

With conviction comes consistency. To be steadfast means that we determine to go forward without change or equivocation. There is no hesitation but a determination to do right. I thank God for everyone who is steadfast. It blesses a pastor when he sees people remain steadfast as an army in...

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Oh, Forgiving Savior!

Grace is unsearchable, unfathomable, and inexhaustible. Man cannot comprehend it, because God's ways are past finding out. Unlovely as we are, we were saved while we were yet sinners. In all of our sinfulness, God so loved us that He died to save us. Still, we sometimes ask, "Why me,...

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True Repentance

There is little proper repentance today among believers. Yes, repentance is a gift of grace, but like the gift of salvation, we need to act upon it. Ephraim cried out, "Turn Thou me, and I shall be turned." Then, after he was turned, he repented, and was ready to receive...

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Everlasting Springs

When we come to Jesus and drink from His well, rivers of living water flow from our emotions. We become like fountains with our attitude of praise. In my first church, I kept visiting one particular house for three years. A seven-year-old girl who lived there came to our Sunday...

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What Are You Thinking?

There are many reasons why some individuals do not have good expectations for the future. Often, a negative outlook is the result of having a wounded spirit. So much may have happened at different places and times of their lives to cause deep wounds. Because of those wounds, many people...

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This One Came to Save Us

Thousands of souls are in hell today who exchanged gifts at Christmas and celebrated the day, but who never recognized that Jesus was born to die for their sins. Thousands of well-intentioned people observe Christmas by attending religious ceremonies. But, while they follow their obli ga tions to the letter,...

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