Consider Jesus

Consider Jesus "... consider him...." Heb. 12:3 The eleventh chapter of Hebrews is an impressive roll-call of faith's heroes but the list is complete only when Christ is considered. It is ever thus. No life is great that does not point to Christ. These great names from Abel through the prophets are but sign-posts that lead at last to him. It is so with Scripture. In these pages many verses are called to mind. Start from any of them and the path leads to him. "They are they which testify of read more...

LONELY DAYS

LONELY DAYS He hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee. Hebrews 13:5. The disciples forsook our Lord, and no man stood with Paul at his trial. But the apostle adds, "Notwithstanding the Lord stood with me, and strengthened me..." (2 Timothy 4:17). There is no greater test than day-by-day loneliness when loved ones are no longer by our side and friends are busy with problems of their own. The long night when we long for the vanished hand and the sound of the voice that is still; read more...

Adjustment

Adjustment 1 John 1:7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship one with another, and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin. As we sleep in the darkness, and we wake up and the light is turned on, it takes a moment before our eyes can get adjusted. This is not due to a problem with the light, but because we have been in darkness longer than we have been in the light. It is easier to sleep , easier to stumble, and to sink into doubt in read more...