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.

Practicing The Truth

Practicing The Truth Cleanse your hands . . . and purify your hearts, ye double minded. James 4:8 Christians habitually weep and pray over beautiful truth, only to draw back from that same truth when it comes to the difficult job of putting it into practice!  Actually, the average church simply does not dare to check…

Your Devotional Life

Your Devotional Life Be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might. Ephesians 6:10 Too many of us object, perhaps unconsciously, to the rather evident fact that the maintenance of the devotional mood is indispensable to success in the Christian life. And what is the devotional mood?  It is nothing else than constant…

Enoch Escaped Death

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…

Be Patient

Be Patient Rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation, continuing steadfastly in prayer. —Romans 12:12 Think of the kernels of grain, the seed, that the farmer plants in the ground in the fall of the year. How patient the farmer must be! Throughout the long, cold winter the seed is dormant. There is no evidence at…

Pray Till You Pray

Pray Till You Pray Continue earnestly in prayer, being vigilant in it with thanksgiving.—Colossians 4:2 Dr. Moody Stuart, a great praying man of a past generation, once drew up a set of rules to guide him in his prayers. Among these rules is this one: “Pray till you pray.”… The habit of breaking off our…

Faith Grows With Use

Faith Grows With Use …Yet you do not have because you do not ask.—James 4:2 It was a saying of George Mueller that faith grows with use. If we would have great faith we must begin to use the little faith we already have. Put it to work by reverent and faithful praying, and it…

Rejoicing In Trials

Rejoicing In Trials But rejoice, inasmuch as ye are partakers of Christ’s sufferings.1 Peter 4:13 The Apostle Peter stated a great Christian truth in the form of an amazing paradox: The obedient Christian believer will continue to rejoice and praise God even in the midst of continuing trials and suffering in this earthly life!  God’s…