Provoking the Eyes of Glory

Isaiah 3:8  For Jerusalem is ruined, and Judah is fallen: because their tongue and their doings [are] against the LORD, to provoke the eyes of his glory. Everything about The Lord is glorious. His Name and His glory are one and the same. The holiness of God is...

Our God Is Good

David said, while in the midst of some heavy trials, that he would have fainted if he didn’t know that God was good.  This knowing is the kind that dwells in the heart; it’s not a mere mental assent.  None of the children of God escape hardships.  I...

Perfect Peace in an Imperfect World

Isaiah 26:3,4 Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee. Trust ye in the LORD for ever: for in the LORD JEHOVAH is everlasting strength. Is perfect peace possible in an imperfect world? Is perfect peace possible in...

How Often Should I Forgive?

The cross of Jesus Christ is the measure of forgiveness.  The cry of Christ, “It is finished”, means “paid in full”!  Every sin was blotted out with that cry. Recognizing and receiving forgiveness is a vital ingredient in a believer’s...

Developing Faith

“Faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.”  Both faith unto salvation and faith unto spiritual development are the product of hearing the word of God.  Of course, we readily see that this hearing is much more than audible, natural hearing. ...

Two Kinds Of Blindness

Mankind is spirit, soul and body.  That is, we’re basically physical and  spiritual in nature, and we need sight in both areas.  Our Lord Jesus is still the One who opens the eyes of the blind.  Whenever He heard the cry, “Have mercy on us,”...