Perils in Church Buildings?

Perils in Church Buildings?

I was touring one of the oldest log church buildings in America when I noticed holes in the walls. “What are these holes?” I asked. A guide explained that they were drilled so men could put their rifles through the holes to shoot at Indians if they attacked while the...

Leaving this World is Certain.

James 4:14 says, “Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.”  This is so true.  Life is so short.  I can definitely say that the years of my life seem to be...

Victory

Defined: “an act of defeating an enemy or opponent in a battle, game, or other competition” (New Oxford American Dictionary). Although the word itself does not appear very many times in the King James Version of the Scriptures, it is alluded to a number of times. In...

The Blight of Sadness

The blight of sadness will hinder one’s relationship with God. It is a blight to one’s spiritual life to be overtaken and ruled by sadness when great joy should come from the forgiveness and washing away of sin (Acts 8:39). Furthermore, in finding the...

Why Must All Men Die?

“And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment” (Heb. 9:27). “For since by man came death, by man came also the resurrection of the dead” (I Cor. 15:21). What is death? It is a separation (James 2:26), a departure (II Tim. 4:6), a release...