Be Transformed Not Conformed

“And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God” (Rom. 12:2). The children of Israel wanted to be like the nations around them (I Sam. 8:20-22). Far...

Daily

If one wears the name of Christ, more is expected of him/her, and that on a daily basis. Being true to God is an everyday affair. We must not limit it to one day a week or to special occasions. Notice the emphasis the Bible gives to the word “daily” as it relates to...

Honesty

“I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men; For kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and honesty” (I Tim....

How to Develop Conviction in Christ

In Titus 1:9 an approved elder is described as, “Holding fast the faithful word as he hath been taught, that he may be able by sound doctrine both to exhort and to convince the gainsayers.” Jude says in verses 14 and 15 of his book, “And Enoch also,...

What Causes Worldliness in the Church?

In a recent Wednesday night Bible Study on the “Strait gate and narrow way that leads to life” (Matt. 7:13-14), we made the observation that one reason “few there be that find it” is because they cannot carry their sins through the “straitened” gate; it is not broad...