Judgment Day Excuses That Won’t Work

Jesus will come again (John 14:3). On the same day, He will judge all men. That day is called both “the last day” (John 12:48) and “the day of judgment” (2 Peter 3:7).

What excuses might be given that day? Continue reading “Judgment Day Excuses That Won’t Work”

The Great Physician’s Final Check-Up

David wrote, “He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lifted up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully” (Psalm 24:4).

Hands. Those who draw near to God must have “clean hands.” What monarch would have servants with filthy hands to wait at his table (cf, Mt. 15:2)? Clean hands refers to outward, practical holiness (Job 9:30; Psa. 18:20; Isa. 58:711). To wash in water with Pilate is nothing (Mt. 27:24), but to wash in innocency is all-important (Psa. 26:6). Continue reading “The Great Physician’s Final Check-Up”

Our Eternal Destiny, by Ron Boatwright

    We are eternal beings.  Since our physical lives here on this earth will soon end, we should consider where our eternal destiny will be.  “What is your life?  It is even a vapor that appears for a little time and then vanishes away” (James 4:14).  “And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the Judgment.” (Hebrews 9:27).  These two appointments cannot be canceled.  Continue reading “Our Eternal Destiny, by Ron Boatwright”