HINDRANCE TO PRAYER

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Commit thy way unto the Lord; trust also in him, and he shall bring it to pass." (Psalm 37:5). I once thought that after I prayed that it was my duty to do everything that I could do to bring the answer to pass. He taught me a better way and … Continue reading HINDRANCE TO PRAYER

INTRODUCTION TO JACOB’S LADDER

The introduction of Jacob's ladder into the symbolism of The Mystical Court is to be traced to the vision of Jacob, which is thus substantially recorded in the twenty-eighth chapter of the Book of Genesis: When Jacob, by the command of his father Isaac, was journeying toward Padanaram, while sleeping one night with the bare … Continue reading INTRODUCTION TO JACOB’S LADDER

JACOB’S LADDER

Research Author Sir Godfrey Gregg OHPM, ROMC When this symbol, which is taken from Jacob's Vision (Genesis 28), was introduced into English Speculative Freemasonry is not exactly known. But we find allusions to it a little after the middle of the last [18th] century. It has always been a symbol of Spiritual Baptist and The … Continue reading JACOB’S LADDER

SECURITY IN THE STORMS

Sir Godfrey Gregg Grand Commanding Officer "'But the ship was now in the midst of the sea, tossed with waves: for the wind was contrary." (Matthew 14:24). Rude and blustering the winds of September often are. Do they not typify the tempestuous seasons of my life? But, indeed, I ought to be glad that I … Continue reading SECURITY IN THE STORMS

LEAVE IT TO HIM

Sir Godfrey Gregg Grand Commanding Officer "And why take ye thought for raiment? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin:" (Matthew 6:28). I need oil," said an ancient monk; so he planted an olive sapling. "Lord," he prayed, "it needs rain that its tender roots may … Continue reading LEAVE IT TO HIM

TIME TO RECEIVE ALL HE HAS FOR YOU

      HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div " And the Lord said unto Abram, after that Lot was separated from him, Lift up now thine eyes, and look from the place where thou art northward, and southward, and eastward, and westward: For all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed forever." (Genesis 13:14-15). … Continue reading TIME TO RECEIVE ALL HE HAS FOR YOU

REMEMBER MY SONG IN THE NIGHT

 Sir Godfrey Gregg Grand Commanding Officer " I call to remembrance my song in the night: I commune with mine own heart: and my spirit made diligent search." (Psalm 77:6). I have read somewhere of a little bird that will never sing the melody his master wishes while his cage is full of light. He learns … Continue reading REMEMBER MY SONG IN THE NIGHT

LIE STILL AND TRUST GOD

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "I had fainted unless I had believed to see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living." (Psalm 27:13).  "FAINT NOT!" How great is the temptation at this point! How the soul sinks, the heart grows sick, and the faith staggers under the keen trials and testings which come … Continue reading LIE STILL AND TRUST GOD

THE SECRETS OF PROVIDENCE

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "The secret of the Lord is with them that fear him, and he will shew them his covenant." (Psalm 25:14). There are secrets of Providence which God's dear children may learn. His dealings with them often seem, to the outward eye, dark and terrible. Faith looks deeper and says, "This is God's … Continue reading THE SECRETS OF PROVIDENCE

LET US PRAY

Let us pray for you. Do you need someone to pray with you and for you? Are you worried about a family member or friend? Are you unsure about what to do next?  Has a loved one recently died?  Are you looking for employment?  Is work or retirement not going as you had hoped? Are you facing … Continue reading LET US PRAY