Category Archives: Miscellaneous

The Plain Truth about Lies, & Truth, for a “Post-truth” Era

I John 2:21; Ephesians 4:25 No lie is of the truth. Wherefore putting away lying, speak every man truth with his neighbour. GEORGE SEATON BOWES (circa 1820’s-1880’s): When the question, “What is truth?” was proposed at a Deaf and Dumb … Continue reading

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A New Year’s Eve Post: The Ticking Down of the Clock

Genesis 1:1,5; Revelation 10:5,6 In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth… So the evening and the morning were the first day. And the angel which I saw stand upon the sea and upon the earth lifted up … Continue reading

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The Unthankful Perilous Times of the Last Days

2 Timothy 3:1-5; Matthew 24:11-13; James 5:8        This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come. For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, without natural … Continue reading

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The Pope’s Mass: A Great Public Denial of Christ’s Finished Work

Hebrews 9:28; Romans 6:9,10; Hebrews 10:10-12; Isaiah 66:3       Christ was once offered to bear the sins of many.       Knowing that Christ being raised from the dead, dieth no more; death hath no more dominion over him. For in … Continue reading

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Christmas Wonders

Jeremiah 10:2-4, 10        Thus saith the LORD, Learn not the way of the heathen…For the customs of the people are vain: for one cutteth a tree out of the forest, the work of the hands of the workman, with … Continue reading

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Religious Deception: The Era of Euphemism

2 Corinthians 11:14,15        Satan himself is transformed into an angel of light. Therefore it is no great thing if his ministers also be transformed as the ministers of righteousness; whose end shall be according to their works. E. J. … Continue reading

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Multiculturalism: The Spirit of “Inter-faith” Ecumenicalism

Psalm 83:5        They have consulted together with one consent: they are confederate against thee. C. H. SPURGEON (1834-1892): On all hands we hear cries for unity in this, and unity in that; but to our mind the main need … Continue reading

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Discerning the Times

Matthew 16:3        Can ye not discern the signs of the times? J. C. RYLE (1816-1900): Our Lord Jesus Christ blames the Jews because they “knew not the time of their visitation,” and did not “discern the signs of the … Continue reading

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The Lesson of History

Ecclesiastes 1:9-11        There is no new thing under the sun.  Is there any thing whereof it may be said, See, this is new? It hath been already of old time, which was before us. There is no remembrance of … Continue reading

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A New Year’s Benediction

Genesis 32:12       I will surely do thee good.  WILLIAM JAY (1769-1853): “I will surely do thee good.” This is a blessed assurance with which to enter a new year, not knowing what a day may bring forth.  C. H. … Continue reading

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