Advent 2015 – Luke 1:26-38 – Faith in the Word of God

HEART PREPARATION Let us not do as Zacharias did. Dear friend, are you at this moment questioning any promise? Are you saying, “How shall I know this?” Cease from doubting the infallible word and rest in the Lord, His Holy Spirit enabling you to believe. On the other hand, are you a seeking sinner and […]

Posted on: November 26, 2015 - 10:00PM

Genesis 13-14 – Faith in the Promises of God

HEART PREPARATION Why should he, who has God’s promise that all the land is his, squabble with his kinsman about pasture and wells? The herdsmen naturally would come to high words and blows, especially as the available land was diminished by the claims of the ‘Canaanite and Perizzite.’ But the direct effect of Abram’s faith […]

Posted on: November 19, 2015 - 10:00PM

Genesis 12 – Faith in the Call of God

HEART PREPARATION The authority of God should in our minds be paramount to every other authority. As he “consulted not with flesh and blood,” when once the Divine will was intimated to him, so neither should we: it should be sufficient for us that God hath commanded any thing: there should then be no inquiry […]

Posted on: November 12, 2015 - 10:00PM

Genesis 11 – Man’s Attempts to Gain Glory and God’s Gracious Judgment

HEART PREPARATION Thus the story of the founding of Babylon has been carefully constructed around key terms and ideas. The people of the land were at first united as one people sharing one language and living in the “land”. They moved “eastward” and built a city to make a name for themselves in order not […]

Posted on: November 5, 2015 - 10:00PM