True Saints Live By Faith

Romans 1:17b The righteous shall live by faith.   Here the word of God teaches a very profound truth indeed-that righteous people (God’s people) live by faith. What does it mean to live by faith? It means depending on God and His word for all our needs,...

Thanksgiving Demonstrates Faith

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, WITH THANKSGIVING, present your requests to God” (Philippians 4:6, emphasis mine).   Previously, we reviewed the powerful prayer principle the Lord Jesus taught His...

Say No to a Nominal Christianity

1 Samuel 7:2 Time went by until twenty years had passed since the ark had been taken to Kiriath-jearim. Then the whole house of Israel longed for the LORD.     Something really tragic happened to these erstwhile saints. Although they were the redeemed of the...

Raise Your Ebenezer

1 Samuel 7:12 Then Samuel took a stone, and set it between Mizpah and Shen, and called the name of it Eben-ezer, saying, Hitherto hath Jehovah helped us.     It’s one thing to receive help from God and quite another to recognise and record it. Such was...

What is Success?

Joshua 1:7 Only be strong and very courageous, being careful to do according to all the law that Moses my servant commanded you. Do not turn from it to the right hand or to the left, that you may have good success wherever you go.     The problem...