THE STORIES AS TOLD

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "And what shall I more say? for the time would fail me to tell of Gedeon, and of Barak, and of Samson, and of Jephthae; of David also, and Samuel, and of the prophets:" Hebrews 11:32 It would take too long to recount the stories of the faith. Ah, then, the … Continue reading THE STORIES AS TOLD

THE GARDENER AND THE TREE

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Instead of the thorn shall come up the fir tree, and instead of the brier shall come up the myrtle tree: and it shall be to the Lord for a name, for an everlasting sign that shall not be cut off." Isaiah 55:13 Let me learn the parable of the trees. Some … Continue reading THE GARDENER AND THE TREE

THE GREAT SEPARATION

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Whose fan is in his hand, and he will throughly purge his floor, and gather his wheat into the garner; but he will burn up the chaff with unquenchable fire.!" Matthew 3:12 The words are not words of terror alone. They do not tell me simply that He will separate … Continue reading THE GREAT SEPARATION

A LOUD SHOUT

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div When we view the invitation to come to Jesus through the lens of the Greek text, it is passionately expressive: If anyone thirsts, let him come to Me and drink. — John 7:37 The wording of the original text indicates this is a rather loud and deeply emotional outburst. Jesus … Continue reading A LOUD SHOUT

WHO SHALL SEPARATE US

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?" Romans 8:35 The seasons change; the time is shortened; the end draws near. All the more, I rejoice in and repeat Paul's victorious challenge — "Who shall separate … Continue reading WHO SHALL SEPARATE US

TEACHING INSTRUCTIONS

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "And they have turned unto me the back, and not the face: though I taught them, rising up early and teaching them, yet they have not hearkened to receive instruction." Jeremiah 32:33 Perhaps I too am guilty of this perversity. Suppose that I lift and drink the cup of pleasure — … Continue reading TEACHING INSTRUCTIONS

SERVANT WITH TWOFOLD TITLES

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "But rise, and stand upon thy feet: for I have appeared unto thee for this purpose, to make thee a minister and a witness both of these things which thou hast seen, and of those things in the which I will appear unto thee;" Acts 26:16 A servant and a spokesman, … Continue reading SERVANT WITH TWOFOLD TITLES

KNOWING JESUS

1. God Loves You.God loves you and wants you to know Him so He can fill you with peace and give you real-life -- forever. "God loved the people of this world so much that He gave His only son so that everyone who has faith in Him will have eternal life and never die." … Continue reading KNOWING JESUS

FRIENDLY FILTERS

Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels without knowing it. Hebrews 13:2 It's mildly amusing to think of serving angels dinner: "You guys it, right? How about some more angel-hair pasta? And You'll never guess what we've got for dessert!" The idea is … Continue reading FRIENDLY FILTERS