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

THE PRAYER OF FAITH

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "In hope of eternal life, which God, that cannot lie, promised before the world began;" (Titus 1:2). Faith is not working up by will power a sort of certainty that something is coming to pass, but it is seeing as an actual fact that God has said that this thing … Continue reading THE PRAYER OF FAITH

BELIEVING BEFORE SEEING RESULTS

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Moses my servant is dead; now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, thou, and all these people, unto the land which I do give to them, even to the children of Israel." (Joshua 1:2). God here speaks in the immediate present. It is not something He is going to do, … Continue reading BELIEVING BEFORE SEEING RESULTS

FRET NOT OVER EVIL-DOERS

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Fret not thyself because of evildoers, neither be thou envious against the workers of iniquity." (Psalm 37:1). Do not get into a perilous heat about things. If ever heat were justified, it was surely justified in the circumstances outlined in the Psalm. Evil-doers were moving about clothed in purple and … Continue reading FRET NOT OVER EVIL-DOERS

SITTING IN HEAVENLY PLACES

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved us, Even when we were dead in sins, hath quickened us together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved;) And hath raised us up together, and made us sit together in heavenly places in Christ Jesus:" (Ephesians 2:4-6). … Continue reading SITTING IN HEAVENLY PLACES

OUR DEPENDENCY ON CHRIST

  HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "For, when we were come into Macedonia, our flesh had no rest, but we were troubled on every side; without were fightings, within were fears." (2 Corinthians 7:5). Why should God have to lead us thus, and allow the pressure to be so hard and constant? Well, in the … Continue reading OUR DEPENDENCY ON CHRIST

WHY WILL THOU BE CAST DOWN

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted within me? hope in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God." (Psalm 43:5). Is there ever any ground to be cast down? There are two reasons, but … Continue reading WHY WILL THOU BE CAST DOWN

TIPS FOR FIGHTING GIANTS

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div 1 Samuel chapter 17 I don’t suppose any of you have faced one-on-one combat with a ten-foot Philistine, have you?  I didn’t think so.  And outside of battlefields, we don’t get to go around popping people in the forehead with rocks.  So you might think the story of David and … Continue reading TIPS FOR FIGHTING GIANTS

REJOICING IN THE FLOOD

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div "He turned the sea into dry land: they went through the flood on foot: there did we rejoice in him." (Psalm 66:6). It is a striking assertion, "through the floods" (the place where we might have expected nothing but trembling and terror, anguish and dismay) "there," says the Psalmist, "did … Continue reading REJOICING IN THE FLOOD