Pearls of Wisdom

Read about what God is saying to His people in these last days. Let Him stir your heart and challenge you to live according to His will.

Hearing From God

Hearing From God Now John himself was clothed in camel’s hair, with a leather belt around his waist; and his food was locusts and wild honey. Then Jerusalem, all Judea, and all the region around the Jordan went out to him and were baptized by him in the Jordan, confessing their sins.—Matthew 3:4-5 Let me…

Personal Feeding on God’s Word

Personal Feeding on God’s Word Oh, how I love Your law! It is my meditation all the day.—Psalm 119:97 I remember James M. Gray, the noted Bible teacher, telling of a Christian brother, a Michigan farmer, whose spiritual life had suddenly blossomed until there was an overflowing of God’s presence. Many in the man’s community…

The Knowledge of God

The Knowledge of God For though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you again the first principles of the oracles of God; and you have come to need milk and not solid food.—Hebrews 5:12 Probably the most widespread and persistent problem to be found among Christians is the…

To Think God’s Thoughts

To Think God’s Thoughts But his delight is in the law of the Lord, and in His law he meditates day and night.—Psalm 1:2 To think God’s thoughts requires much prayer. If you do not pray much, you are not thinking God’s thoughts. If you do not read your Bible much and often and reverently,…

Longing for God

Longing for God As the deer pants for the water brooks, so pants my soul for You, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and appear before God?—Psalm 42:1-2 O God, I have tasted Thy goodness, and it has both satisfied me and made me thirsty for…

Meditate Long and Often

Meditate Long and Often I remember the days of old; I meditate on all Your works; I muse on the work of Your hands, I spread out my hands to You; my soul longs for You like a thirsty land.—Psalm 143:5-6 Among Christians of all ages and of varying shades of doctrinal emphasis there has…

People Follow Leaders

People Follow Leaders Imitate me, just as I also imitate Christ.—1 Corinthians 11:1 The history of Israel and Judah points up a truth taught clearly enough by all history, viz., that the masses are or soon will be what their leaders are. The kings set the moral pace for the people…. Whatever sort of man…

The Call of God

The Call of God Now no chastening seems to be joyful for the present, but painful; nevertheless, afterward it yields the peaceable fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it.—Hebrews 12:11 “Your calling,” said Meister Eckhart to the clergy of his day, “cannot make you holy; but you can make it holy….