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 ..
What Moses wrote in Psalm 90:1, 2 might seem strange to us. There he wrote, “Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generations. Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the ..
Some years ago signs were displayed in public places that read: “Smile—God Loves You.” And indeed there are times when we do not smile with the assurance that God is smiling down upon us. The psalmist in Psalm 119: 135 ..
One thing that we will learn when we understand God’s law is how far short we come as far as keeping it is concerned. In fact, in the measure that we understand God’s testimonies, we will with the psalmist say, ..
A word or phrase maybe repeated for emphasis. That word or phrase may also be repeated in order to help us re-member it. Both of these are true concerning the phrase in Psalm 99:3, namely, “for it is holy,” referring ..
There is a great deal that we understand; and the older we get, the more we understand the things around us. But that which above all we should understand, we by nature do not even want to hear about, much ..
Satan, the father of the lie, told Eve, and through her told Adam, that God is a liar. He told them that if they would disobey God, they would not die as God had said, but would become like Him, ..