Tag Archives: God’s Word

A Fool’s Claim: There! See? The Bible Does Contradict Itself!

Proverbs 26:4,5 Answer not a fool according to his folly, lest thou also be like unto him. Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own conceit. MATTHEW HENRY (1662-1714): Wise men have need to … Continue reading

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The Growth of Grace Part 3: The New Convert Growing in Grace

I John 2:12,13; I Peter 2:2,3; Exodus 33:13 I write unto you, little children, because your sins are forgiven you for his name’s sake…I write unto you little children, because ye have known the Father. As newborn babes, desire the … Continue reading

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Waiting on the Lord in Faith & Hope

Psalm 130:5-7 I wait for the LORD, my soul doth wait, and in his word do I hope. My soul waiteth for the Lord, more than they that watch for the morning: I say, more than they that watch for … Continue reading

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Seeking God’s Guidance When Troubles & Confusions Multiply

2 Corinthians 4:8; Psalm 73:24 ;Psalm 31:3 We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed; we are perplexed, but not in despair. Thou shalt guide me with thy counsel. For thy name’s sake lead me, and guide me. ADAM … Continue reading

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Prayer, The Master Key to Profitable Bible Study, Part 2

Psalm 19:18        Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law. GEORGE MÜLLER (1805-1898): As God will be inquired of for blessings, it becomes him to seek God’s blessing previous to reading, and also, … Continue reading

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The Spiritual Checks & Balances of Proper Bible Study

John 17:17; John 10:35        Thy Word is truth.        The Scripture cannot be broken. JOHN GILL (1697-1771): The Scripture “cannot be broken,” or be made null and void; whatever that says, it is true. JOHN WESLEY (1703-1791): Nothing which … Continue reading

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Reading the Bible with Personal Application

I Peter 2:2,3        As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby: if so be ye have tasted that the Lord is gracious. MATTHEW HENRY (1662-1714): Strong desires and affections to the Word … Continue reading

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God’s Preservation of the Bible

Psalm 12:6,7        The words of the LORD are pure words: as silver tried in a furnace of earth, purified seven times. Thou shalt keep them O LORD, thou shalt preserve them from this generation for ever. WILLIAM TYNDALE (1490-1536): … Continue reading

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