Tag Archives: Gospel of Matthew

False, False, False Teachers! – 1

Scripture Text – 2 Peter 2:1-9 One of the most successful rackets in the world today is the selling of “fake art.” Even some of the finest galleries and private collections have been invaded by paintings that are clever counterfeits … Continue reading

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Distractions

Monday September 26, 2022 Matthew 6:6 “But you, when you pray, go into your room, and when you have shut your door, pray to your Father who is in the secret place; and your Father who sees in secret will … Continue reading

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Small Beginnings

‘The glory of this present house will be greater than the glory of the former house,’ says the LORD Almighty. ‘And in this place I will grant peace,’ declares the LORD Almighty.” – Haggai 2:9 (Read 3-9). He [Jesus] told … Continue reading

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Faith In/Is Action – 4

Scripture Text – James 2:14-26 Faith is not just a key doctrine in the Christian life, but an important aspect of any true Christian lifestyle. The following is part two of the third and final aspect of faith we will … Continue reading

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Darwin’s Grandson: No Need For God

A brilliant array of scholars responded to the beckoning of the University of Chicago for its Darwin Centennial Celebration, and the resulting galaxy of science celebrities was perhaps the most memorable feature of the gathering. Numbered among approximately 2,500 attendants … Continue reading

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Faith In/Is Action – 1

Scripture Text – James 2:14-26 Faith is not just a key doctrine in the Christian life, but an important aspect of any true Christian lifestyle. The sinner is saved by faith (Ephesians 2:8–9), and the believer must walk by faith … Continue reading

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Questions On Bible Prophecy – 2

*Pastor’s Note: We will continue, in no particular order questions posed from the excellent book by Mark Hitchcock entitled, The Complete Book of Bible Prophecy. My hope and prayer is that it will give some insight into much of the … Continue reading

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Sowing Seeds 9/12/2022

*Pastor’s Note: The harvest is plentiful and the laborers are few, so we will keep sowing seed for the Glory of  the Lord! Sowing Seeds of Love

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Questions On Bible Prophecy – 1

*Pastor’s Note: As I mentioned some time ago, I have been doing a lot of study on Bible prophecy and I have started to become familiar with the writings of several great teachers who specialize in Biblical prophecy. Over the … Continue reading

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Caution – Signs & Wonders

*Pastor’s Note: Everybody today is looking for signs to justify their beliefs and what not. The trouble with that is that if we ARE in the end-times, (I believe we are) then there will be more and more deceivers able … Continue reading

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The Children of God

“Blessed are the peacemakers, For they shall be called sons of God.” – Matthew 5:9. That is, those who are the children of the flesh, these are not the children of God; but the children of the promise are counted … Continue reading

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Plagues In The Past

Between AD 250–262, a pestilence raged all over the Roman Empire, from Egypt to the Hebrides. In some Italian cities, up to four-fifths of the population were wiped out. Men died like flies. Gibbons says that statisticians of the succeeding … Continue reading

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Even If An Angel Speaks

“Anyone with ears to hear must listen to the Spirit and understand what he is saying to the churches.” – Revelation 2:29 (NLT). But even if we, or an angel from heaven, preach any other gospel to you than what … Continue reading

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Forgive To Be Forgiven

“And forgive us our debts, As we forgive our debtors . . . For if you forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive men their trespasses, neither will your Father … Continue reading

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Catastrophes In The US

According to the Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., there were 35 catastrophes—causing over 100 deaths each—in the US during 1941–75. The two greatest disasters were the Texas City fire and explosion in 1947 which took 561 lives, and the fire in … Continue reading

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Psalm 119 – God’s Word

*Pastor’s Note: The following is from one of Warren W. Wiersbe’s Bible outlines. Warren W. Wiersbe (May 16, 1929 – May 2, 2019) was an American Christian clergyman, Bible teacher, conference speaker and a prolific writer of Christian literature and … Continue reading

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Themes and The Test of a Prophet

*Pastor’s Note: This is a continuing excerpt from an article I posted last week from one of my favorite prophecy teachers, Mark Hitchcock, from his book, The Complete Book of Bible Prophecy. As I have stated time and again and … Continue reading

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Love Thy Neighbor – C.H. Spurgeon

For Tuesday August 9, 2022: LOVE THY NEIGHBOR Matthew 19:19 (NKJV) “‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’” Remember that man’s good requires that you should be kind to your fellow creatures. The best way for you to make the … Continue reading

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Are We Really Too Busy? – 1

*Pastor’s Note: I have been following a great Brother-in-the-Lord, Wally Fry for several years now. He has this awesome group on Facebook called Truth In Palmyra and if you haven’t already checked it out, you need to as it will … Continue reading

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Christ and The Bible – John R. Rice – 8

John R. Rice (December 11, 1895 – December 29, 1980) Preacher … evangelist … revivalist … editor … counselor to the thousands … friend to millions—that was Dr. John R. Rice, whose accomplishments were nothing short of miraculous. Known as … Continue reading

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