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.

Believe the Right Things

Believe the Right Things And He said to them, “You are from beneath; I am from above. You are of this world; I am not of this world. Therefore I said to you that you will die in your sins; for if you do not believe that I am He, you will die in your…

Only the Spirit Can Give Sight

Only the Spirit Can Give Sight But even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled to those who are perishing, whose minds the god of this age has blinded, who do not believe, lest the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God, should shine on them.—2…

The Right Road to the Desired Destination

The Right Road to the Desired Destination O Lord, I know the way of man is not in himself; it is not in man who walks to direct his own steps.—Jeremiah 10:23 The prophet here turns to a figure of speech, one which appears in the Scriptures so frequently that it is not easy to…

Conviction and Pain

Conviction and Pain So I said, “Woe is me, for I am undone! Because I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the midst of a people of unclean lips; for my eyes have seen the King, the Lord of hosts.” —Isaiah 6:5 When Isaiah cried out, “I am undone!” it was…

A Bond of Compassion

A Bond of Compassion Those who sow in tears shall reap in joy. He who continually goes forth weeping, bearing seed for sowing, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him.—Psalm 126:5-6 The testimony of the true follower of Christ might well be something like this: The world’s pleasures and the world’s…

Gospel Implications

Gospel Implications For the grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all men, teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly in the present age.—Titus 2:11-12 The fact is that the New Testament message embraces a great deal more than an offer of free pardon. It…