... and that He was buried, and that He rose again the third day according to the Scriptures, (1 Corinthians 15:4) I would like to begin with a couple of quotes that confirm each other and introduce us to our study today. The 1st quote puts it this way: No other doctrine is more critical … Continue reading The Blessings of Christ’s Resurrection for Believers
"Let Your mercy, O LORD, be upon us, just as we hope in You" (Psalm 33:22) The following song was written in 1945 (at the end of World War II) by Norman J. Clayton. His words echo mine, and I trust yours as well: "My hope is in the Lord who gave Himself for me,And … Continue reading Where’s Your Hope?
"For in You, O LORD, I hope; You will hear, O Lord my God" (Psalm 38:15) "And now, Lord, what do I wait for? My hope is in You" (Psalm 39:7) "Why are you cast down, O my soul? And why are you disquieted within me? Hope in God; for I shall yet praise Him, … Continue reading Your Only Hope: Fighting or Finding It?
"For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have HOPE" (Romans 15:4) Despair, suicide attempts and total bewilderment have reached a fever pitch in our day. Many are losing hope, and some have given up! What a tragedy!! And I might … Continue reading Are You Losing Hope?
"Great peace have those who love Your (God's) law, and nothing causes them to stumble. LORD, I hope for Your salvation, and I do Your commandments. My soul keeps Your testimonies, and I love them exceedingly. I keep Your precepts and Your testimonies, For all my ways are before You" (Psalm 119:165-168) The entire world … Continue reading When All Else Fails, Read the Instructions