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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...
ON THE OTHER SIDE OF FEAR LIES FREEDOMPROVERBS 29:25 Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe.GILL'S EXPOSITION he is above the fear of man, or danger from him; he is out of the reach of all his enemies, men or devils;
THE MOST IMPORTANT CONVERSATION OF THE DAY1 THESSALONIANS 5:17 Pray without ceasing.MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY Christians are said to be baptized with the Holy Ghost and with fire. He worketh as fire, by enlightening, enlivening, and purifying the souls of men. As fire is put out by taking away f...
GO AFTER THE LOST SHEEPLUKE 15:4 "Suppose one of you has a hundred sheep and loses one of them. Doesn't he leave the ninety-nine in the open country and go after the lost sheep until he finds it?MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY The lost sheep represents the sinner as departed from God, and exposed to c...
There is no greater privilege than knowing God-and no greater tragedy than failing to develop a relationship with Him. Psalm 18:30 As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the Lord is flawless.
IN HOPE ROMANS 8:20 For the creation was subjected to frustration, not by its own choice, but by the will of the one who subjected it, in hope MATTHEW HENRY'S COMMENTARY There is an enmity of one creature to another. And they are used, or abused rather, by men as instruments of sin. Yet this dep...
KIND ADMONITION TO RECLAIM HIMA great study, the last sentence really touched my heart.HEBREWS 10:39 But we do not belong to those who shrink back and are destroyed, but to those who have faith and are saved. ELLICOTT'S COMMENTARY But we are not of drawing (or shrinking) back unto perdition, but ...
SANCTIFY OUR SOULS AND EMPLOY US IN HIS SERVICEISAIAH 54:15 Behold, they shall surely gather together, but not by me: whosoever shall gather together against thee shall fall for thy sake.BENSON COMMENTARY And I will deliver thee, not only from the fury of war, but also from the strife of tongues....
HE PASSES AWAY HIS TIME DELIGHTFULLY AND PLEASANTLY ECCLESIASTES 5:20 They seldom reflect on the days of their life, because God keeps them occupied with gladness of heart. GILL'S EXPOSITION he will not think life long and tedious; nor dwell upon, and distress himself with, the troubles he has m...
WHAT IS TRUE HAPPINESS?ECCLESIASTES 2:26 To the man who please him, God gives wisdom, knowledge and happiness. WEBSTER'S DEFINITION of happiness is the enjoyment of pleasure without pain, blessedness, satisfaction, elegance, appropriateness, bliss.