It is obvious that man has come a long way since the day of David. All our labor-saving devices, medical advances, means of transportation, bodily comforts and conveniences make life in the Old Testament look dull and monotonous. But we ..
Who are your friends? In whose company do you de-light? Can you sincerely say with the psalmist what he wrote in Psalm 119:63? He wrote, “I am a companion of all them that fear thee, and of them that keep ..
Out of custom and habit we often say “Thank you” when someone gives something to us. But in all sincerity could you say “Thank you” to God for giving us His law with all its strict requirements? It is interesting ..
As the saying goes, “Haste makes waste.” But there is one way in which haste reveals grace. The psalmist spoke of this in Psalm 119:59, 60, when he said, “I thought on my ways, and turned my feet unto thy ..
You cannot give God anything that is not already His; and you cannot buy anything from Him. No matter how faithful you have been, even if you can say with the psalmist, who in Psalm 119:57 wrote, “Thou art my ..
It is during the darkness of the night that dew forms and refreshes the earth. And so it is that in the darkness of the night of sin, which fell upon the earth when man rebelled against God and broke ..
There are things that cannot go together and must be kept separate. By all means keep a flame of fire from the open can of gasoline that you are carrying! light and dark-ness cannot be mixed. In the measure that ..
“They are not all Israel that are of Israel” is what Paul wrote in Romans 9:6. And it is likewise true that all who all themselves Christians are not Christians. Therefore, in Psalm 125:5 we read, “As for such as ..
Are you concerned about the well-being of your church? What is it that concerns you? Would the leveling of your church building by a fire disturb you more than the introduction of a false doctrine in the preaching? Would the ..
Today man has some powerful explosives and earth-moving equipment, and one might be inclined then to question the words of the psalmist when in Psalm 125:1, 2 he writes, “They that trust in the Lord shall be as mount Zion, ..