SEEK AND FIND. Matthew 7:7 Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you: 8 For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened. 9 Or what man is there of you, whom if his son ask bread, will he give him a […]
Bow of Promise Genesis 9:13 I do set my bow in the cloud, and it shall be for a token of a covenant between me and the earth. There is a sevenfold bow of promise. He promises— 1. Help in need—Heb. 13:5, 6. 2. Strength in weakness—Isa. 41:10. 3. Cheer in despondency—Matt. 14:27. 4. Guidance in perplexity—Psa. 32:8. 5. Peace in trouble—Isa. 66:12. 6. Joy […]
Attention of Grace “Fear Not! Ye Are of More Value Than Many Sparrows” (Luke 12:7) The carefull attention of the Lord to details is aptly expressed when we remember He— 1. Names His sheep—John 10:3. 2. Numbers our hairs—Matt. 10:30. 3. Counts our steps—Job. 31:4. 4. Books our thoughts—Mal. 3:16. 5. Bottles our tears—Psa. 56:8. 6. Takes our hands—Isa. 41:13. 7. Supplies our need—Phil. 4:19.
“Arm of the Lord” Is. 53:1 Who hath believed our report? and to whom is the arm of the LORD revealed? 1. Redeeming Arm to Deliver—Exod. 6:6. 2. Great Arm to Achieve—Exod. 15:16; Psa. 98:1. 3. Persistent Arm to Accomplish—Deut. 4:34. 4. Promising Arm to Overthrow—Deut. 7:18, 19. 5. Powerful Arm to Overawe—Deut. 26:8. 6. Strong Arm to Scatter—Psa. 89:10, 13. 7. Strengthening Arm to […]
Barnabas—Full of the Spirit Acts 11:22 Then tidings of these things came unto the ears of the church which was in Jerusalem: and they sent forth Barnabas, that he should go as far as Antioch. 23 Who, when he came, and had seen the grace of God, was glad, and exhorted them all, that with purpose of heart they would cleave unto the Lord. 24 […]
THE SAVING CALL 1Cor. 1:18 For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of God. The Call of Jesus Christ is— A Gracious Call, He might have passed by. A Personal Call, “Zaccheus.” An Urgent Call, “Make haste.” A Humbling Call, “Come down.” An Affectionate Call, “Abide at thy house.” An […]
CHRIST’S SEVENFOLD PRAYER FOR HIS PEOPLE IN JOHN 17 That they might be kept through His Name (11). That they might have His joy in themselves (13). That they might be sanctified (17-19). That they might be a blessing to others (20). That they might all be one (21, 22). That they might behold His glory (24). That they might possess the Father’s love (26).
SEVEN GREAT FACTS IN THE GOSPEL OF JOHN CHAPTER 3 1. The gift of God (16), .. .. Love. 2. The mission of Christ (17), .. .. Salvation. 3. The work of the Spirit (8), .. .. Quickening. 4. The need of man (3), .. .. New Life. 5. The way of life (14, 15), .. .. Believing. 6. The consequence of unbelief (18, 19), […]
FELLOWSHIP WITH ONE ANOTHER 1 John 1:7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin. Here are several powerful reasons why believers ought to keep in fellowship with one another:— All are born of the same Father (John 1:13). All are bought […]
Three Links in a Golden Chain Num. 6: 24 The LORD bless thee, and keep thee: 25 The LORD make his face shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee: 26 The LORD lift up his countenance upon thee, and give thee peace. God the Father—”Bless thee and keep thee.” God the Son—”Make his face to shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee.” God […]