Follow the Scriptures–Not Man!

"Christian reader, if you value the health of your soul, cease hearing and quit reading all that is lifeless, unctionless, powerless, no matter what prominent or popular name be attached thereto. Life is too short to waste valuable time on that which does not profit. Ninety-nine out of every hundred of the religious books, booklets, … Continue reading Follow the Scriptures–Not Man!

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Farcical False Converts Fooling The Sheep

What a farce it all is! (Arthur Pink) The vast majority of the churches are in a sorry state! Those that are out-and-out worldly are at their wits end to invent new devices for drawing a crowd. Others which still preserve an outward form of godliness often provide nothing substantial for the soul; there is … Continue reading Farcical False Converts Fooling The Sheep

The Gift of Sleep

He gives His beloved sleep! (Arthur Pink) "He gives His beloved sleep." Psalm 127:2 How often is it lost sight of, that the Lord cares for the bodies of His saints--as well as for their souls. Sleep is a Divine gift---but the nightly recurrence of it blinds us to the fact. Sleep is as imperative for our physical … Continue reading The Gift of Sleep

Chance?

"There is no such thing as chance with reference to God--wherever this term occurs in the Bible it is always in connection with man, referring to something taking place without his [man's] design.  Everything which occurs in the world is just as God ordained from the beginning, Acts 2:23.  Endeaver to recall tht fact, dear … Continue reading Chance?

And It Came to Pass

“‘And it came to pass after a while, that the brook dried up, because there had been no rain in the land,’ I Kings 17:7.  Weigh attentively these five words:  ‘And it came to pass.’  They mean far more than that it merely happened:  they signify that the Divine decree concerning the same was now … Continue reading And It Came to Pass

Depending on the Blesser Not the Blessings

(Arthur Pink) Instead of a river, God often gives us a brook--which may be running today, and dried up tomorrow. Why? To teach us not to rest in our blessings--but in the blesser Himself. "Hold me up--and I shall be safe!" Psalm 119:117 "So do not fear--for I am with you! Do not be dismayed--for … Continue reading Depending on the Blesser Not the Blessings

The Blessed Man…A Psalm 1 Study By A W Pink

"Blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked or stand in the way of sinners or sit in the seat of mockers" (Psalm 1:1). We have been much impressed by the fact that the wondrous and precious Psalter opens with the word "Blessed," and yet a little reflection shows … Continue reading The Blessed Man…A Psalm 1 Study By A W Pink

Man Was Made For God…His Heart Was Made For Hell

“The heart of man must have an object unto which it is inclined or whereto it cleaves.  The thoughts and affections of the soul cannot be idle or be without some object on which to place them.   Man was made for God, to be happy in the enjoyment of Him, to find in Him … Continue reading Man Was Made For God…His Heart Was Made For Hell

Same, Yet Not the Same

“How different will be the body of the saint on the resurrection morning from its present state–the same body which was sown in the grave, and yet not the same!  So too with those saints alive on earth at the Redeemer’s return:  ‘Who shall change our vile body that it may be fashioned like unto … Continue reading Same, Yet Not the Same

The Narrow Way

by Arthur Pink "Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the way that leads to destruction—and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the way that leads to life—and only a few find it." Matthew 7:13-14 The second half of Matthew 7 forms the applicatory … Continue reading The Narrow Way