Man fell into sin when he accepted Satan’s word and rejected God’s. Then he was no longer able to hear God speak through the heavenly bodies. But then he also lost all ability to keep God’s law according to which ..
What a small beginning of that new obedience that God gives to His children do we have! David, speaking of the man who is truly blessed, says that “His delight is in the law of the Lord; and in His ..
If you trust in your own strength, you are going to be put to shame. Man is like the flower of the grass that soon fades and dies. The child of God has the devil and his host lined up ..
Salvation is a very wonderful gift which we surely ought to seek. Understanding our salvation and how we are and can be saved is also of extreme importance. That is why the psalmist wrote: “Let my cry come near before ..
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 ..
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 ..
It might seem as though the psalmist began the sixteenth section of Psalm 119 in a proud, boastful way. In verse 121 he begins: “I have done judgment and justice.” Is this not a boast of what he did? And ..
Have you ever said, and do you dare to say, that you know more than God does? Did you ever think that He was wrong and you were right? Well, take hold of this truth before you say, No! Every ..
If you are a child of God, you have to one degree or another, and at one time or another, suffered mockery and ridicule. The gift of salvation makes a night and day difference between us and the world. Jesus ..
A way can be a pathway leading to a particular place or object. It may also be a manner of conducting oneself. Thus sometimes we say, “If you continue to live that way, you will be sorry.” What the psalmist ..