Will a man rob God? Yet you rob me. In tithes and offerings. Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this … and see if I will not open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that you will not have … More WILL A MAN ROB GOD?
In the land of Uz there lived a man whose name was Job. This man was blameless and upright; he feared God and shunned evil. (Job 1:1) Job One person we could not leave out of this book is Job. In no other book of the Bible are we confronted with the problems of suffering … More BLAMELESS AND UPRIGHT
As they were walking along the road, a man said to him, “I will follow you wherever you go.” Jesus replied, “Foxes have dens and birds have nests, but the Son of Man has no place to lay his head.” He said to another man, “Follow me.” But he replied, “Lord, first let me go … More Teach Your Children The Cost
Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand. Ephesians 6:13 The Armor Of God In the valley stood a ten-foot-tall giant, bellowing out threats against God’s people and mocking their God. … More The Armor Of God
If we live, we live to the Lord; and if we die, we die to the Lord. So whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord. (Romans 14:8) Singh’s brother was the leader of a Communist group in the area where Singh lived. He was furious about Singh’s conversion – and especially about Singh’s … More ALIVE OR DEAD
Be careful, then, how you live, not as unwise but as wise, making the most of every opportunity, because the days are evil. Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord’s will is. (Ephesians 5:15-17) One day a brother came to our home to learn how we reproduced cassette tapes from Bible studies. … More MAKE EVERY TIME USEFUL
Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist… Ephesians 6:14a The Belt of Truth The Roman soldier’s wide leather belt held the various garments and pieces of armor securely in place. Loose armor was not only uncomfortable, but also unsafe. The belt also held the scabbards for swords and daggers. It … More The Belt of Truth
In this first part of the psalm, David cries out to God for help. He is surrounded by enemies. Even his own health is suffering because of it. In the midst of this sickness and strife, David calls on God for help. The Lord knows, the Lord sees. We can trust such a God under … More THE LORD KNOWS. THE LORD SEES.
Stand firm then…with the breastplate of righteousness in place. Ephesians 6:14b The Breastplate of Righteousness The soldier’s breastplate of the Roman times was to protect his vital organs. It was usually made of hardened slabs of leather or pounded bronze or a combination of both. The soldier’s rank and his country’s seal were affixed to it. … More The Breastplate of Righteousness
The friendship of the Lord is for those who fear him and he makes known to them his covenant. (Psalm 25:14) The Suffering Church is a praying Church. Persecuted Christians pray a lot. When it comes to praying, they even seem to be leading figures, for their prayers seem to be much more powerful and … More A FRIEND OF GOD