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The Christian and Mental Distress

Posted on: January 13th, 2019

In my prayers, I request the Lord to continue to give me good health in my body, mind, soul, and spirit. So many of my age group are falling prey to Alzheimer’s and other mental abnormalities. I therefore believe that my prayers for myself and others are legitimate. There are mental conditions which require medical more…

Meanwhile, Away From the Assembly

Posted on: January 6th, 2019

There is no scriptural authority for the local church sponsoring social activities such as common meals, sports teams, movie nights, church lock-ins, clubs for singles or divorcees, and the like. Churches that do engage these functions often lean on a more liberal view of what the scriptures teach regarding the work of the local church more…

What Will Your Children Remember?

Posted on: December 30th, 2018

The Psalmist said that a man’s children are “a heritage of the Lord,” (Psa. 127:4). Most admit that there is something badly wrong with parents who do not love and value their children as such. Parental love motivates us to be concerned about our children’s welfare and seek what is best for them. We try more…

A Living Sacrifice

Posted on: December 23rd, 2018

Under the Old Covenant people had to offer a number of sacrifices with Divinely appointed conditions. Among these requirements the animal had to be without blemish and was put to death. In addition, they had both national and personal offerings which could only be done by priests. It is impossible to get an exact number more…

Steadfast Under Trials

Posted on: December 16th, 2018

James 1:12 Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him. What a struggle children go through learning to crawl and then walk! They are tested by gravity and their own lack more…