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.

BEGIN WITH GOD

I am really sad for the great throngs of men and women who have never known the satisfaction of believing what God says about all of the good things He has created-and everything having its purpose! This is an area in which you must begin with God. Then you begin to understand everything in its…

Bragging About God

That God in all things may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom be praise and dominion. 1 Peter 4:11 Basic beliefs about the Person and the nature of God have changed so much that there are among us now men and women who find it easy to brag about the benefits they receive from…

God Is Sovereign

We are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ (1 John 5:20) Oh, how I wish that I could adequately set forth the glory of the One who is worthy to be the object of our worship!  I do believe that if our new converts—the babes in Christ—could be made to…

More Than Religion

Walk worthy of God, who hath called you unto his kingdom and glory. 1 Thessalonians 2:12 Contrary to much that is being said and practiced in churches, true worship is not something that we “do” in the hope of appearing to be religious! True worship must be a constant and consistent attitude or state of…

Questions We Ask

A living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.Romans 12:1 I am convinced that anyone who brings up the question of consequences in the Christian life is only a mediocre and common Christian! I have known some who were interested in the deeper life but began asking questions: “What will it cost…

We Are Not All Alike

For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works. Ephesians 2:10 We ought to be fully aware that in the Body of Christ we are not interested in the production of “cookie cutter” Christians. This is a word of caution in the matter of Christian experience—there is no pattern or formula for…

A Birth From Above

Marvel not that I said unto thee, Ye must be born again.John 3:7 This may sound like heresy in some quarters, but I have come to this conclusion—that there are far too many among us who have thought that they accepted Christ, but nothing has come of it within their own lives and desires and…

Enoch Escaped Death

By faith Enoch was translated that he should not see death . . . he had this testimony, that he pleased God.Hebrews 11:5 The Genesis record concerning Enoch should speak to us of our own troubled times—for that is the purpose of the Word of God. It should be our concern that we hear and…