Many of those gathered at the Jordan had been present at the baptism of Jesus; but the sign then given had been manifest to but few among them. During the preceding months of the Baptist’s ministry, many had refused to heed the call to repentance. Thus they had hardened their hearts and darkened their understanding. […]
I am ‘The voice of one crying in the wilderness: “Make straight the way of the Lord,” ’ John 1:23 It’s still our mission to make straight the way of the Lord, what an amazing Mission we all have.
Again Jesus explained to the disciples that His kingdom is not characterized by earthly dignity and display. At the feet of Jesus all these distinctions are forgotten. The rich and the poor, the learned and the ignorant, meet together, with no thought of caste or worldly preeminence. All meet as blood-bought souls, alike dependent upon […]
We are still facing the same problems today, trying to find things we need to do or things we must believe to be saved? The only way to stay safe is to keep our eyes fixed on Jesus! As the years went by and the number of believers grew, John labored with increasing fidelity and […]
I was thinking about the song last night, “Jesus is the Lighthouse”. “If it wasn’t for the lighthouse Tell me where would this ship be” It’s wonderful to have some one to guide us through the challenges of life!
Here is an amazing thought! Jesus died so we could have a deep, intimate, personal relationship with God our creator. Talk about amazing love!
Often when Satan has failed of exciting distrust, he succeeds in leading us to presumption. If he can cause us to place ourselves unnecessarily in the way of temptation, he knows that the victory is his. DA 126.2 Isn’t it interesting that when the devil fails to get us to fall into distrusting he then […]
The greatest want of the world is the want of men – men who will not be bought or sold; men who in their inmost souls are true and honest; men who do not fear to call sin by its right name; men whose conscience is as true to duty as the needle to the […]