As time passes by, words obtain new meanings. When the queen of Sheba came to visit Solomon we read in I Kings 10:2, “And she came to Jerusalem with a great train.” Surely what we call a train today is ..
The truth we must hold on to with all our might is the teaching of Scripture that salvation from beginning to end, in every part, and from every point of view, is God’s work. That we must be saved means ..
If the world looks down on you and despises you because you love God’s commandments, and show this before their eyes, you may be sure that you are going to be troubled and have anguish. The psalmist experienced this and ..
Because we are inclined to forget that which does not interest us, we need to have certain things repeated. But even when we have not forgotten a truth, there are times when it needs to be stated again for emphasis. ..
Even in times of peace we need shelter and protection. There is the cold and heat that make life miserable. There are diseases that make us want something to keep them away from us. And surely in times of war, ..
When we are in serious trouble, there is the possibility of help, if we are near a phone by means of which we can contact one who is able to help us. And if the trouble is the rising waters ..