Brace Yourselves! Christmas is Coming!

Nov. 29, 2017 by

Every year the Christmas season comes a little earlier. And every year older we get, Christmas sneaks up a little faster. I don’t even want to take my Christmas lights down anymore. What’s the point! I’m just putting them right

Pray for Vegas: A Response to the Vegas Shooting

Pray for Vegas: A Response to the Vegas Shooting

Oct. 2, 2017 by

I’m getting ready for a barrage of internet comments claiming that Sin City got what it deserved. We heard it when New Orleans was devastated by Hurricane Katrina. We hear it all the time. And now we’re going to hear

You Have Given Me Relief

You Have Given Me Relief

Sep. 8, 2017 by

  THIS is one of the grandest testimonies ever given by man to the moral government of God. It is not a man’s thanksgiving that he has been set free from suffering. It is a thanksgiving that he has been

Sheep and Swine

Sheep and Swine

Sep. 7, 2017 by

FROM THE MOMENT THE PRODIGAL decided to remain in the far country, it was line upon line, precept upon precept. The hand of his father was against him – in love it is true – but still against him –

You Shine As Lights In The World

You Shine As Lights In The World

Sep. 6, 2017 by

We use lights to make manifest. A Christian man should so shine in his life, that a person could not live with him a week without knowing the gospel. His conversation should be such that all who are about him

Blessed Are All, They That Wait For Him

Blessed Are All, They That Wait For Him

Sep. 5, 2017 by

WE hear a great deal about waiting on God. There is, however, another side. When we wait on God, He is waiting till we are ready; when we wait for God, we are waiting till He is ready. There are

Something Personal

Something Personal

Sep. 4, 2017 by

THE FIRST THING TO REMEMBER about being saved is that salvation is a personal matter. “Seek ye the Lord.” That means every one must seek for himself. It won’t do for the parent to seek for the children; it won’t

Daily Experience

Daily Experience

Sep. 1, 2017 by

THE HOLY SPIRIT IS IN the heart of every believer (Romans 8:9); but alas, too often He is shut up in some mere attic in the back of the house, while the world fills the rest. As long as it

You Can’t Take It With You

You Can’t Take It With You

Aug. 31, 2017 by

A COUPLE OF FRIENDS OF mine in the war called upon one of our great Illinois farmers, to get him to give some money for the soldiers, and during their stay he took them up to the cupola of his

I Have Waited For Thy Salvation

I Have Waited For Thy Salvation

Aug. 30, 2017 by

SALVATION! BLESSED BE GOD, THAT our fallen earth has heard the joyful sound! It is unheard in hell. Reader, blessed be the grace which brought it to your ears! Multitudes of man’s family are strangers to it. But thrice-blessed be

For The Sake Of The Lord

For The Sake Of The Lord

Aug. 29, 2017 by

It’s dangerous to become too confident in the maturity of our own faith. Our pride is like the spring of a jack-in-the-box: Just when we think it’s broken or that we’ve gotten the lid on tight, it springs back to

To Whom Be Glory For Ever

To Whom Be Glory For Ever

Aug. 28, 2017 by

“To whom be glory for ever.” This should be the single desire of the Christian. All other wishes must be subservient and tributary to this one. The Christian may wish for prosperity in his business, but only so far as