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To Realize …

To Realize …

In considering time in our world, Ephesians 5:16 teaches, “Redeeming the time, because the days are evil.” Every Christian should be taught how to “number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom” (Psalm 90:12). In order to help us realize just how important time...
“Note Them”

“Note Them”

Paul said, “Brethren, join in following my example and note those who so walk, as you have us for a pattern” (Philippians 3:17). We wish to notice four points from this passage. The apostles serve as a pattern to us. Paul said, “Imitate me, just as I...
A Man and His Sons

A Man and His Sons

A man had three sons. He wanted to test their ability to discern; so he gave each of them a piece of an apple with a rotten spot on it. The first ate the whole apple; the second threw it away; and the third separated the bad and ate the good. The father noted that the...
Grumbling, Murmuring, and Complaining

Grumbling, Murmuring, and Complaining

In 1 Corinthians 10:10, Paul said, “Neither murmur ye, as some of them also murmured, and were destroyed of the destroyer.” The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia says that murmuring “is an outward expression of deep inward discontent and rejection of one’s...
The Value of Ten-Second Prayers

The Value of Ten-Second Prayers

At the church where I grew up in Amarillo, TX, there was a man by the name of Larry Cooper. Larry was passionate about song-leading — so much so, that he usually walked up to the edge of the platform near the podium and leaned up on his toes to hit the high notes in a...
Abraham Believed God

Abraham Believed God

Among the names of great men and women of the Bible who displayed such marvelous faith, Abraham is one of the most remarkable. Hebrews 11:8-12 speaks of his faith and how he was pleasing to God in his obedience. James 2:14-26 uses Abraham as an example of one who...

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