Wonderful

N olden times all names meant something, and this is still the case among Indians and all other people who are living in a primitive way. Whenever you know an Indian's name and the meaning of it, you know somet...

Backsliding

"Thy own wickedness shall correct thee. Thy backsliding shall reprove thee. Know therefore and see that it is an evil thing and bitter that thou hast forsaken the Lord thy God, and that my fear is not in thee, ...

Dancing, Drinking, Card Playing

"Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth that shall he also reap" (Galatians 6:7). I KNOW of no more suitable text in all the Bible for the subject that I have in hand, and by the p...

Under the Sun

"What profit hath a man of all his labor which he taketh under the sun?" -- Eccl. 1:3 THIS question is asked and answered by King Solomon, and in our language it means about this: "What good does a man get o...

Teach Us to Pray

"Lord, teach us to pray" (Luke 11:1) We live and develop physically by exercise. We are saved by faith, but we must work out our salvation by doing the things God wills. The more we do for God, the more God ...

Broken Down Altars

"He repaired the altar of the Lord that was broken down."-- I Kings 18:30 There is something more than history in the chapter from which my text is taken, just as there is always more in a picture than is se...

He That Winneth Souls is Wise

"He that winneth souls is wise." -- Proverbs 11:30 There are vast multitudes in this enlightened land of ours who are in open rebellion against God. "We will not have this man, Jesus Christ, to reign over us...

Gethsemane

"And being more in agony, He prayed more earnestly; and His sweat was as it were great drops of blood falling down to the ground" (Luke 22:24) Infidels have seized upon certain verses of Scripture and have...

Show Thyself A Man

"Be thou strong and show thyself a man" (1 Kings 2:2) No one can read the Bible in a thoughtful way without being impressed with the fact that it makes much of manhood, and holds it up as something that shou...