As the saying goes, “Forewarned is forearmed.” If we know that the enemy is planning to attack us, we can get ready to defend ourselves and will not be caught by surprise. And the more we know about the enemy ..
Are you jealous? Well, you should be. No, you may not be jealous of what your neighbor has. God’s law, which is righteous, forbids us to covet anything the neighbor has. And the first table of the law forbids us ..
When all goes well as far as our flesh is concerned, it is easy to say that God is good. When things go against our flesh, however, we find it difficult to thank and praise God for what has happened. ..
The temple that Solomon built was a picture of the house that God is building and wherein He will dwell. That house is His church of which Christ is the chief cornerstone. Ephesians 2:20. That house will be finished the ..
It is not uplifting to watch men tear down an old decrepit building. It is far more interesting to see a new, well-constructed and beautiful new building rise up in its place. And Moses having given us a picture of ..
In the eyes of the world we seem foolish, because we deny ourselves so many pleasures that they seek and enjoy. They shake their heads when on the Sabbath we go to God’s house to sing His praises and to ..
There were times when men lived to be hundreds of years old. Adam was 930 years old when he died. Methuselah reached 969, and Noah died when he was 950 years old. But after the flood, things changed quickly. Abraham ..
Some people die of cancer and others of heart attacks. Some are killed in an automobile accident or plane crash. Or it may be a fire or storm, to mention only a few possibilities. But we do well to remember ..
All men are aware of the fact that one by one we all re-turn to the dust from whence man came. All men, however, do not confess what Moses wrote concerning God in Psalm 90:4, namely, “For a thousand years ..
Sooner or later we are going to die. This is so because it pleases God to reach down and cause it to happen. Through Moses He declares in Psalm 90:3, “Thou tamest man to destruction; and sayest, Return, ye children ..