He just made them willing to go Anon When the Canaanites hardened their hearts against God And grieved Him because of their sin, God sent along hornets to bring them to time And to help His own people to win, The hornets persuaded them that it was best To go
C.H.Mackintosh had some interesting comments in his notes on Genesis Chapter XI. This is a chapter of very deep interest to the spiritual mind. It records two great facts, namely, the building of Babel, and the call of Abraham; or, in other words, man's effort to provide for himself, and
Having recently lost a loved one, this article once again came to mind. It gives great comfort to know that those whom have gone before are enjoying the presence of the Lord. It was very encouraging to hear of the last words that my dear mother said before the Lord
THE STATE OF THE SOUL AFTER DEATH Part 2 of 3 It is thus clear that as God will gather together in one all things, both which are in heaven and on the earth, our part is to be like Christ in glory, and with Him for ever, and that
THE STATE OF THE SOUL AFTER DEATH Part 3 of 3 It is not dispensational, like Matthew, but grace and present grace, and heavenly grace, by the gospel, the present state of things. It answers, as far as it goes, to the testimony of Paul and the Acts. Now the
RELIGION OR CHRIST? By F A H "I need something more than religion now!" These were the arresting words of a sergeant in the Canadian Air Force to whom we had given a "lift" on our journey home from East Anglia towards the close of the Second World War. We
Patience of Hope O Jesus, precious Saviour, Oh, when wilt Thou return? Our hearts, with woe familiar, To thee our Master turn. Our woe is Thine, Lord Jesus; Our joy is in Thy love; But woe and joy all lead us To Thee in heaven above. We ponder the long
The Third Epistle of John v 1 to 4 Part 1 of 4 These notes are gleanings from various writers. In this Epistle, we have the same principle that we saw in the Second Epistle - that is, loving the truth. There John was warning against any that transgressed the
The Third Epistle of John v 5 to 8 Part 2 of 4 v5 - Beloved, thou doest faithfully whatsoever thou doest to the brethren, and to strangers; This should read, "the brethren, and that strangers." It was right to serve the brethren who were well known to him; but
The Third Epistle of John v 9 to 11 Part 3 of 4 v9 - I wrote unto the church: but Diotrephes, who loveth to have the preeminence among them, receiveth us not. If in Gaius we have a beautiful example of a saint governed by the truth, in Diotrephes
The Third Epistle of John v 12 to 14 Part 4 of 4 v12 - Demetrius hath good report of all men, and of the truth itself: yea, and we also bear record; and ye know that our record is true. Demetrius is brought before us as an example we
The Second Epistle of John Or (Doctrine and Fellowship) Part 1 of 4 Adapted from extracts of various writers The second and third epistles of John are like an appendix to the first epistle and they give us some examples of children of God walking in the truth. Unlike the