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.

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 men could have…

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 which cross he carries! Thousands…

God Is Glorified in Our Moral Victories

For to be carnally minded is death; but to be spiritually minded is life and peace. Romans 8:6 In the Pauline epistles, the gravitational pull of the heart in one direction or another is called “the mind.” In the eighth chapter of Romans, for instance, when Paul refers to the “mind” he is referring to…

You simply have to go

The house church elder explained that the Holy Spirit woke him up in the middle of the night and told him to gather together the fruits, vegetables, and meat that the house church had stored up to care for people in need. The Holy Spirit told the man to take this load of food, by…

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 God only that which…

Money is not Truth

The blessing of the Lord, it maketh rich, and he addeth no sorrow with it. Proverbs 10:22 It is a fact in human history that men and women have never in any great numbers sought after truth.The young people who stream from our halls of learning each year confess to having no more than a…

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 Beethoven symphony or a…

Tears Of Joy–Amen!

He shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost and with fire.Luke 3:16 We need not be afraid of a genuine visitation of the Spirit of God! Blaise Pascal, the famed seventeenth-century French scientist and philosopher, experienced in his lifetime a personal, overwhelming encounter with God that changed his life. Those who attended him at his…

Truth Addresses Itself to the Total Man

Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth. John 17:17 The Bible is, among other things, a book of revealed truth. That is, certain facts are revealed that could not be discovered by the most brilliant mind. These facts are of such a nature as to be past finding out. These are facts that…

Wisdom From God

Things which are seen are temporal . . . things which are not seen are eternal. 2 Corinthians 4:18 The thinking of our generation often reflects a willingness to exchange a high view of God’s eternity for a short-term concept called “here and now.” Technology is presumed to be paramount, but the answers science gives…