Petition

This is my second post on the subject of prayer. The first dealt with our attitude and disposition toward the heavenly Father – honoring His Name,  His Kingdom, and that His’ will be done. The second part of the Lord’s model prayer focuses on man’s needs – his daily food, his need for forgiveness, and […]

One Thing Needful

ONE THING NEEDFUL The good part that Mary had chosen was to sit and listen to the words of Jesus. So many of us are as Martha was, ‘careful and troubled about many things,’ to the neglect of the one thing that is most needful. That is, taking time to commune with our Lord. It […]

Fragments

Jesus came into the world for the express purpose of saving sinners. “…for the Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost.” (Luke 19:10) That involved unimaginable and indescribable suffering, and ultimately His ignominious death on the cross of Calvary. But intermingled with His suffering, was a life of […]

HAVE GRACE

 Much has been said by Bible students about the grace of God.   . . .but not too much!  Not enough will ever be said about it!   In Genesis chapter 6, the degeneration of the fallen race of mankind is laid out in vivid detail, followed by the pronouncement of the holy God that He would […]

THE CREATOR AND CREATION

IN THE BEGINNING   “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” (Genesis 1:1) This first sentence in the Bible holds within itself the answer to questions that reside innately within the bosom of humanity.  It introduces the existence of the living God.  In the New Testament, the Apostle John begins His Gospel with, “In […]