"My voice thou shalt hear in the morning O Lord" (Psalm 5:3) "How much is there in the morning to call forth the voice of thanksgiving! Let us think of the season we have just passed through. How many many houseless creatures this night have no place where to lay to their heads! How many... Continue Reading →
“Blessed are they that hunger and thirst after righteousness for they shall be filled” Jesus Christ urges us into activity. The activity is urgent, vehement; it is the most energetic activity that one could possibility imagine, therefore Jesus employs the metaphor of hungering and thirsting. There no need more basic to the physical man than... Continue Reading →
Faith as a word, brings us into the heart and core of Christianity. Indeed, it is the word which defines the followers of Jesus, our belonging to the Christian Faith. With faith as a word, being loosely employed, to describe all religions, however, it is important that we are biblically precise in our understanding of... Continue Reading →
The Holy Spirit, however, has set times, when He works extraordinarily, pouring Himself out with dramatic and unprecedented results, in order that the Church might be strengthened for future times: “Thou shalt arise, and have mercy upon Zion: for the time to favour her, yea, the set time, is come.” (Psalm 102:13)
"The heart of the Spirit is infinitely more tender towards us than that of the most affectionate parent can be towards an only child.
In the best possible sense the Christian should be addicted to the Holy Ghost, craving each and every day His infilling. This study poses a challenging question that we need to take to heart: Have we a thirst for the power of the Holy Ghost?
The middle aged father sat in the congregation listening to another sermon, praying, wanting to believe there would be a message of hope. He has grown desperate when looking at the wreckage of sin in the life of his son, now turned 19. The abuse of alcohol, the increasing smoking habit and the justification... Continue Reading →
The term sanctification means to be set apart for God. Sanctification is the ongoing process of dying unto sin and living unto righteousness...People progressing in Sanctification are being changed in their hearts by the Holy Ghost into the likeness of Christ.
Eighteenth Century Philosopher David Hume was one of the great thinkers in the period of history known as the enlightenment. His ideas, however, were atheistic, with his denial of God and the miraculous. Towards the end of his life, however, he showed how his ideas were flawed in that they could not bring the individual... Continue Reading →