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REFINING AND IMPROVING YOUR OWN LIFEMATTHEW 7:3 "Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?MATTHEW HENRY COMMENTARY We must not make the worst of people. Here is a just reproof to those who quarrel with their brethren for small...
KEEP THE UTMOST DISTANCE FROM ITEPHESISANS 5:3 But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God’s holy people.BENSON COMMENTARY Keep the utmost distance from it.
REKINDLE YOUR FIRE FOR WINNING SOULS2 TIMOTHY 2:24-25 As the Lord’s servant, you must not quarrel. You must be kind toward all, a good and patient teacher, who is gentle as you correct your opponents, for it may be that God will give them the opportunity to repent and come to know the truth.ELLIC...
A FATHER UNTO YOU 2 CORINTHIANS 6:18 And will be a Father unto you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, saith the Lord Almighty. CLARKE'S COMMENTARY And ye shall be my sons and daughters - Ye shall all be of the household of God, the family of heaven; ye shall be holy, happy, and continually s...
A FANTASTIC WAY TO BE MISERABLEJAMES 3:16 For where jealousy and selfish ambition exist, there will be disorder and every vile practice.JAMIESON-FAUSSET-BROWN BIBLE COMMENTARY The jealous man stands in his own light. He thinks his candle cannot shine in the presence of another's sun. He aims dire...
I MADE YOUISAIAH 46:4 ...I made you, and I will care for you. I will carry you along and save you.PULPIT COMMENTARY God's watchfulness, his providence, his protection, never fail.
THE EXCLUSION FROM HEAVENEPHESIANS 5:12 For it is shameful even to mention what the disobedient do in secret.BARNES' NOTES For ministers to portray them in the pulpit, and for the friends of "moral reform" to describe them before the world? The very "naming" of those abominations often produces i...
PEACE AND COMFORT OF HEART WHICH NO WORLDLY POSSESSIONS CAN GIVEMATTHEW 19:29 And everyone who has left houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or wife or children or fields for my sake will receive a hundred times as much and will inherit eternal life.PULPIT COMMENTARY The spiritual re...