In this vale of tears and sorrows where we live, our lives are characterized by ups and downs. We can, as children of God, be one minute on the mountain top of faith, and with David confess that God is ..
Although there are fathers and mothers who have forsaken their children and committed child abuse, the natural attitude to their own flesh and blood is that of tender, loving care. But there is one who loves His children more deeply ..
There are times when a child of God is upon the mountain top of faith. There are also times when weakness of faith manifests itself. These two are in our lives because we still have the old man of sin ..
In a fierce storm the wind whips up huge waves that dash against the rocks. But always the rock splits the waves and scatters the water left and right. Every time this happens, we have a picture of how safe ..
A man with a so-called life insurance policy gets nothing out of it himself. The policy does not assure him that he will not die, and promises nothing that will restore life to him. But the child of God has ..
It cannot be denied that we all face death, and in I Cor-inthians 15:26 Paul calls death the last enemy to be de-stroyed. That makes us wonder how David could say in Psalm 27:1 that he has nothing to fear ..
Having enemies is one thing. Being afraid of them is another. We have enemies; but we should not be afraid of them. In fact if we have no enemies, we should be afraid. If Satan and the ungodly world are ..
Children learn by asking questions. At a very early age they ask what this and that is, why this happened and that happened, why we must do this and why we must do that. And parents give them answers to ..
All the members of our bodies are important. God, who made and fashioned them, knew what He was doing when He made us as we are. And although some of the members of our bodies can be removed surgically without ..
There are sicknesses and diseases which come upon us that are not man’s attack upon us. But there are also afflic-tions which enemies bring upon us. Of such troubles the psalmist spoke in Psalm 119:77, 78, where he wrote: “Let ..