Jesus' exposition of the law is a devastating blow against the lie that image is everything. Our Lord taught repeatedly that sin bottled up on the inside, concealed from everyone else's view, carries the very same guilt as a sign that manifests itself in the worst forms of ungodly behaviour. Those who hate others are … Continue reading THERE IS NOTHING SAFE ABOUT SECRET SINS
HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Therefore will not we fear, though the earth be removed, and though the mountains are carried into the midst of the sea; Though the waters thereof roar and be troubled, though the mountains shake with the swelling thereof. Selah. God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved: God … Continue reading WE ARE UNSHAKEN IN CHRIST
HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "And the Lord said unto me, Behold, I have begun to give Sihon and his land before thee: begin to possess, that thou mayest inherit his land." (Deuteronomy 2:31). A great deal is said in the Bible about waiting for God. The lesson cannot be too strongly enforced. We easily grow impatient … Continue reading ARE YOU OVER-WAITING?
HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "And the Lord said, 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?" (Luke 18:6, 7). God's seasons are not at your beck. If the first stroke of the flint doth not bring … Continue reading THE UNANSWERED
Come Close to Him "And as he prayed, the fashion of his countenance was altered, and his raiment was white and glistering. But Peter and they that were with him were heavy with sleep: and when they were awake, they saw his glory and the two men that stood with him." (Luke 9:29, 32). "Now, therefore, … Continue reading
HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Is anything too hard for the Lord? At the time appointed I will return unto thee, according to the time of life, and Sarah shall have a son.?" (Genesis 18:14). Here is God's loving challenge to you and to me today. He wants us to think of the deepest, highest, worthiest … Continue reading IS THERE ANYTHING TO HARD FOR GOD?
HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. In the fifth day of the month, which was … Continue reading ARE YOU THE CAPTIVE?
HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us," (Hebrews 12:1). O run with patience is a … Continue reading RUNNING WITH PATIENCE
HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "And when he had sent the multitudes away, he went up into a mountain apart to pray: and when the evening was come, he was there alone." (Matthew 14:23). The man Christ Jesus felt the need of perfect solitude--Himself alone, entirely by Himself, alone with Himself. We know how much … Continue reading AN HOUR IN THE GARDEN WITH HIM
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 THE EXPENSE OF BROKEN THINGS