WHEN GOD SAYS NO

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Blessed be the Lord, that hath given rest unto his people Israel, according to all that he promised: there hath not failed one word of all his good promise, which he promised by the hand of Moses his servant." (1 Kings 8:56). Someday we shall understand that God has a reason … Continue reading WHEN GOD SAYS NO

YOUR LIFE IS NOT OF THE EXTRAORDINARY

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Now Moses kept the flock of Jethro his father in law, the priest of Midian: and he led the flock to the backside of the desert, and came to the mountain of God, even to Horeb. And the angel of the Lord appeared unto him in a flame of fire out of the … Continue reading YOUR LIFE IS NOT OF THE EXTRAORDINARY

BROKEN THINGS

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "When he raiseth up himself, the mighty are afraid: by reason of breakings they purify themselves." (Job 41:25). God uses most for His glory those people and things which are most perfectly broken. The sacrifices He accepts are broken and contrite hearts. It was the breaking down of Jacob's natural … Continue reading BROKEN THINGS

WE ARE FREE THROUGH SUFFERINGS

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Hear me when I call, O God of my righteousness: thou hast enlarged me when I was in distress; have mercy upon me and hear my prayer." (Psalm 4:1). This is one of the grandest testimonies ever given by man to the moral government of God. It is not a … Continue reading WE ARE FREE THROUGH SUFFERINGS

HOW TO WAIT ON THE LORD

 HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Blessed is he that waiteth, and cometh to the thousand three hundred and five and thirty days." (Daniel 12:12). It may seem an easy thing to wait, but it is one of the postures which a Christian soldier learns not without years of teaching. Marching and quick-marching are much easier … Continue reading HOW TO WAIT ON THE LORD

DON’T BE OFFENDED

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div " And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me." (Luke 7:23). It is sometimes very difficult not to be offended in Jesus Christ. The offences may be circumstantial. I find myself in a prison-house--a narrow sphere, a sick chamber, an unpopular position--when I had hoped for wide opportunities. … Continue reading DON’T BE OFFENDED

UNANSWERED APPLICATION

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Hear what the unjust judge saith. And shall not God avenge his own elect which cries day and night unto him, though he bears long with them? I tell you that he will avenge them speedily" (Luke 18:6, 7). God's seasons are not at your beck and call. If the … Continue reading UNANSWERED APPLICATION

COUNTING THE COST

HH Sir Godfrey Greg D.Div "Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but dung, that I may win Christ," (Philippians 3:8). This is the happy season of ripening … Continue reading COUNTING THE COST

UNDERSTANDING IS NOT BELIEF

 HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div " Jesus saith unto her, Said I not unto thee, that, if thou wouldest believe, thou shouldest see the glory of God?" (John 11:40). Mary and Martha could not understand what their Lord was doing. Both of them said to Him, "Lord if thou hadst been here, my brother had not … Continue reading UNDERSTANDING IS NOT BELIEF

A MESSENGER IS TROUBLE

 HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div " I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman." (John 15:1). It is comforting to think of trouble, in whatever form it may come to, us, as a heavenly messenger, bringing us something from God. In its earthly aspect it may seem hurtful, even destructive; but in its … Continue reading A MESSENGER IS TROUBLE