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.

What a Great Responsibility!

What a Great Responsibility! For the great day of His wrath has come, and who is able to stand?—Revelation 6:17 What a great responsibility God has laid upon us preachers of His gospel and teachers of His Word. In that future day when God’s wrath is poured out, how are we going to answer? How…

Some New Mystery Bagged

Some New Mystery Bagged For all the Athenians and the foreigners who were there spent their time in nothing else but either to tell or to hear some new thing.—Acts 17:21 The temptation to forget the few spiritual essentials and to go wandering off after unimportant things is very strong, especially to Christians of a…

Read or Get Out of the Ministry

Read or Get Out of the Ministry A wise man will hear and increase learning, and a man of understanding will attain wise counsel. —Proverbs 1:5 When a very young minister, I asked the famous holiness preacher, Joseph H. Smith, whether he would recommend that I read widely in the secular field. He replied, “Young…

How Much I Could Have Done

How Much I Could Have Done And not only as we had hoped, but they first gave themselves to the Lord, and then to us by the will of God.—2 Corinthians 8:5 Before the judgment seat of Christ my service will be judged not by how much I have done but by how much I…

An Empty, Hungry Heart

An Empty, Hungry Heart And the LORD appeared unto Abram, and said, Unto thy seed will I give this land: and there builded he an altar unto the LORD, who appeared unto him. —Genesis 12:7 I happen to believe that Abraham’s encounters with the living God nearly 4,000 years ago leave modern men and women…

Spiritual Leadership of Anointed Men

Spiritual Leadership of Anointed Men Obey those who rule over you, and be submissive, for they watch out for your souls, as those who must give account. Let them do so with joy and not with grief, for that would be unprofitable for you.—Hebrews 13:17 You cannot deny that the life and vitality of the…