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Abiding Faith, Hope and Love
"And now abideth faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love"
(1 Cor. 13:13).
The Corinthians had thought that the Gifts were the abiding things, but Paul says these must pass away "Now," therefore, does not mean now in t ... read more
"And he [the elder brother] was angry and would not go in..."
The greatest hindrance to the progress of Christianity in this world is the elder brother class in the Church; people who make a religion of their morality and who despi ... read more
He Reveals to Individuals
"And I sought for a man among them..."
But even God can't work without man. We are called to co-operate. History is the story of the race, of the nation, of the individual; and so, while God has been making His revelation, He has ... read more
Observing the Feast
"For even Christ our passover is sacrificed for us"
(1 Cor. 5:7).
How then is the Feast to be observed? "Not with old leaven, neither with the leaven of malice and wickedness, but with the unleavened bread of sincerity and truth." That is, by ... read more
Patience to Wait
what he hath prepared for him that waiteth for him"
I suppose most people find it difficult to wait. The grace of patience is not common. "In a little room sat two children, each one in his own chair. The name of the eldest was P ... read more
"A sea of glass mingled with fire"
Peace and energy do not always go together, though they should. Energy need be none the less energetic if it be peaceful, nor peace the less peaceful if it be energetic. Peace without energy may be ... read more
The Guidance of Scripture
"The meek will he guide in judgment: and the meek will he teach his way"
We recognize that it is only as God guides us that we can know what our duty is, which is another way of saying that, God guides His people by His Word, interpr ... read more