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.

The First Lesson to Learn

The First Lesson to Learn Watch and pray, lest you enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.—Matthew 26:41 To pray successfully is the first lesson the preacher must learn if he is to preach fruitfully; yet prayer is the hardest thing he will ever be called upon to do…

Power Of The Cross

Power Of The Cross The cross . . . by whom the world is crucified unto me, and I unto the world. Galatians 6:14  Only a person with a perfect knowledge of mankind could have dared to set forth the terms of discipleship that our Lord Jesus Christ expects of His followers.  Only the Lord of…

Which Cross Do We Carry?

Which Cross Do We Carry? Having made peace through the blood of his cross.Colossians 1:20 One of the strange things under the sun is a “crossless” Christianity. The cross of Christendom is a “no cross,” an ecclesiastical symbol. The cross of our Lord Jesus Christ is a place of death!  Let each one be careful…

Let Fear Become Trust

Let Fear Become Trust Ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear. Romans 8:15 What can we do but pray for the throngs of defiant men and women who believe that their humanistic view of life is all sufficient? They believe that they are responsible “captains” of their own souls.  The sad fact…

Believing Prayer

Believing Prayer Men may, and often do, pray without faith (though this is not true prayer), but it is not thinkable that men should have faith and not pray. The biblical formula is The prayer of faith. Prayer and faith are here bound together by the little preposition of, and what God hath joined together,…

Break With This World

Break With This World Come out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the Lord2 Corinthians 6:17 I dare to say that Christians who have genuinely come to love and trust Jesus Christ have also renounced this world and have chosen a new model after which to pattern their lives.  Further, we should say…

The Responsibility of Choice

The Responsibility of Choice Our Lord Jesus looked after the rich young ruler as he walked away, but He did not follow him or attempt to coerce him. The dignity of the young man’s humanity forbade that his choices should be made for him by another. To remain a man he must make his own…

We Languish for Men

We Languish for Men Then Paul answered, “What do you mean by weeping and breaking my heart? For I am ready not only to be bound, but also to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus.” —Acts 21:13 The Church at this moment needs men, the right kind of men, bold men…….

Tell The Whole Truth

Tell The Whole Truth In hope of eternal life, which God, that cannot lie, promised before the world began. Titus 1:2 It is sad indeed to know that there are Christian leaders among us who are too timid to tell the people all the truth. They are now asking men and women to give to…

Response To The Word

Response To The Word The word of God is . . . sharper than any two edged sword.Hebrews 4:12 Men and women who read and study the Scriptures for their literary beauty alone have missed the whole purpose for which they were given.  God’s Word is not to be enjoyed as one might “enjoy” a…