The Broken Pitchers

"And the three companies blew the trumpets, and brake the pitchers, and held the lamps in their left hands, and the trumpets in their right hands to blow withal .... And they stood every man in his place round ...

The Name of Jesus

''A name which is above every name.''-Phil. 2:9. 1. A Good Name This text was one of Paul's rapturous and enthusiastic descriptions of the name of Jesus. By common proverb, we have come to believe that...

Windows Opened Toward Jerusalem

  "His windows being open and his chamber toward Jerusalem."—Dan. 6:10   The scoundrelly princes of Persia, urged on by political jealousy against Daniel, have succeeded in getting a law pass...

Jesus’ Resume (1 of 4)

Read Matthew 1:1-17 Introduction: - Alright... so how many of you zoned out during that? Be honest. - How many of you, when you come to a section like this when you are reading your Bible, either skim ...

The Seeker’s Chapter (4 of 4)

There are a lot of things we celebrate this time of year. Several major holidays. A friend of mine put together a list of holidays besides Christmas that we celebrate.1 These were on his list: December 5 is ...

The Question of Questions

"Sirs, what must I do to be saved?" (Acts 16:30) In a cell of the Philippian dungeon, dark, damp, chill, unilluminated save by the torch Of some official who comes to see whether they are yet alive, are two ...

The Evils of Drunkenness

“"Noah planted a vineyard; and he drank of the wine and was drunken." Genesis 9:20-21 This Noah did the best thing and the worst thing for the world. He built an ark against that deluge of water, but introdu...

Weighed And Found Wanting

"Thou art weighed in the balances, and art found wanting."—Dan. 5:27. Babylon was the paradise of architecture. The most elaborate structures of modern times are only the evidence of her fall. After the s...