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 ..
Let us be honest and speak the truth. We are so frail spiritually and have a sinful flesh that troubles us every step of our way. So often we are proud of our sins rather than ashamed and sorry. By ..
Quite plainly the psalmist who wrote Psalm 119 had a rough life. Because he kept God’s law, he, according to verses 22, 23, was reproached and held in contempt. In verses 25, 26 he writes, “My soul cleaveth unto the ..
It is a good thing that we have traffic laws and that they must be kept. If each one could drive on whatever side of the road he wanted, and at the speed he preferred, the death rate would far ..
It is understandable that at times we wonder why God sends us this or that affliction. We are not always ready to say with the psalmist in Psalm 119:71, “It is good for me that I have been afflicted: that ..
There are in God’s law some terrifying statements. He will visit “the iniquity of the fathers upon the children” who hate Him and show this by worshiping images; and He will “not hold him guiltless that takes his name in ..