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.

Mature Living

Mature Living The absence of spiritual devotion today is an omen and a portent. The modern church is all but contemptuous of the sober virtues–meekness, modesty, humility, quietness, obedience, self-effacement, patience. To be accepted now, religion must be in the popular mood. Consequently, much religious activity reeks with pride, display, self-assertion, self-promotion, love of gain…

An Instrument for God to Use

An Instrument for God to Use If anyone speaks, let him speak as the oracles of God. If anyone ministers, let him do it as with the ability which God supplies, that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom belong the glory and the dominion forever and ever. Amen.—1 Peter…

Meditate Day and Night

Meditate Day and Night Do not let this Book of the Law depart from your mouth; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Joshua 1:8 The Spirit-filled walk demands, for instance, that we live in the Word of God as a fish lives in…

A Living Person

A Living Person If we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin. 1 John 1:7 The Holy Spirit is a living Person and should be treated as a person. We must never think of…

Every Hinderance Removed

Every Hinderance Removed Being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.Romans 5:1 There are many legal and governmental reasons why lost men and women should not go to heaven! It should not be difficult for us to acknowledge that a holy and righteous God must run His universe according…

God’s Highest Will

God’s Highest Will Then said he, Lo, I come to do thy will, O God.Hebrews 10:9 Let us consider three simple things reinforced in the Word of God for those who would discern God’s highest will. First, be willing to put away known sin! Second, separate yourself from all of the attractions of the world,…

Man’s Wasted Potential

Man’s Wasted Potential Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire, prepared for the devil and his angels.Matthew 25:41 God has made it plain that hell is a real place—a final abode for people who do not want to love God and serve Him! The sadness and the tragedy of this fact are that these…

Playing At Religion

Playing At Religion Whatsoever is born of God overcometh the world. 1 John 5:4 When our faith becomes obedience to our Savior, then it is true faith, indeed! The difficulty we modern Christians face is not misunderstanding the Bible, but persuading our untamed hearts to accept its plain instruction. Our problem is to get the…

Confirming Signs

Confirming Signs And they went out and preached everywhere, the Lord working with them and confirming the word through the accompanying signs.—Mark 16:20 Such words as these in the second chapter of Hebrews stand as a rebuke to the unbelieving Christians of our day: “God also bearing them witness, both with signs and wonders, and…