A Few Gray Hairs

A Few Gray Hairs

“Gray hairs are here and there upon him, yet he knoweth not” (Hos. 7:9). “I see some gray hair!” We all hear these words eventually. The hoary head is one of creation’s way of reminding us that our lives are like a flower. They bloom and fade quickly. Hosea did not...
Ask for the Old Paths

Ask for the Old Paths

In Jeremiah Chapter 6, verse 16, the great Prophet, Jeremiah, is inspired by God to pen these words, “Thus saith the LORD, Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls. But...
In Troubled Times

In Troubled Times

“So then, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath; for the wrath of man does not produce the righteousness of God.” James 1:19, 20 I’ve had the benefit of being a Christian and a police officer simultaneously for several years...
Fighting in Our Streets and God

Fighting in Our Streets and God

Nations reap what they sow just as individuals do. “The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God” (Psa. 9:17). This happens partly because rebellion against God is by nature self-destructive and partly because God providentially intervenes...
What Has Happened to Preaching on God’s Plan of Salvation?

What Has Happened to Preaching on God’s Plan of Salvation?

“I really can’t remember when I preached a sermon on the ‘plan of salvation’; all our folks are already Christians, so there is no need!”  This statement was made to me by a preacher of the Gospel as long as 20 years ago!  Evidently many other preachers besides that...