A Tribute to the Bible?

The Bible is no ordinary book. It may affect us in one of two ways: properly studied and applied, it will affect us for good in time and eternity; improperly handled, it will cause one to lose one’s soul. Continue reading

The Same Seed, the Same Plant

The seed is the Word of God (Lk. 8:11). It makes no difference how long that seed may have been stored. If it came from a crop of a thousand years ago and has been preserved, wherever and whenever it may chance to be planted, regardless of who does the sowing, it will produce the original fruit. God made it a law of nature that the earth would bring forth the “herb yielding seed, and the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind” (Gen. 1 & 2). Continue reading

Fear

The late advice columnist Ann Landers use to receive something like 10,000 letters a month. When asked what seemed to be the most common topic, she answered that most people seem to be afraid of something. They are afraid of losing their health, their job, or their family. They are afraid of upsetting a neighbor, alienating a friend, or committing a social false step. Many are even afraid when there is no reason to be afraid. Ours is a world of fearful people. Continue reading