Christmas Riches

2 Corinthians 8:9: “For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though He was rich, yet for your sakes He became poor, so that you through His poverty might become rich.” Have you heard the story about a lady who bought... next...

The Character of the Twentieth Century: A Reformed Review

As the twentieth century draws to a close many observers are commenting on the character and accomplishments of this one hundred-year period. Is it the century of the computer or of the atom? Is it the century of man in space or of women? Is... next...

The Sabbath Institution (II): Its Observance

It is sometimes said, and it is said by good men, we do not now, under this economy, observe the Sabbath as strictly as was required of the people of Israel under the Old Testament. This statement of the case needs examination, and careful distinction... next...

What Teenagers Really Want

Two Southern California teachers, disgusted by the wave of violence among teenagers, set off on a tour of 50 cities to interview adolescents in an attempt to discover the causes and possible cures. Forty-nine-year-old Howard Haas and forty-eight-year-old... next...

Preparing the Church for the 21st Century

We have been hearing much about the need to prepare for Y2K. Will the computer systems of our country and the world be ready for the dramatic challenges they face as the midnight hour approaches? Industry, banking, service organizations, churches,... next...

The Revelation of Jesus Christ: Studies in the book of Revelation #11 Heaven’s Courts Resounding with Praises

Revelation 7:9–17 Often the Bible makes astounding statements. At times these even seem to be contradictory. Reflect for a moment on what it teaches about the number of “the saved.” On the one hand we hear that only a few belong... next...

The Revelation of Jesus Christ: Studies in the book of Revelation #12 The Surprising Silence in Heaven

Revelation 8:1 Few passages in Scripture seem as surprising as this one. Here throughout the heavenly courts silence reigns. Hardly would we expect this. Heaven, so the Bible teaches, is the place of ceaseless praise. All the angels with the... next...

The Revelation of Jesus Christ: Studies in the book of Revelation #13 Learning a Little from the Angel

Revelation 8:2–6 Here the writer introduces us once more to the angels. From them we can learn much about how the Lord God delights to be served. Far too often our Christian lives are one~sided. In a devotional book, much esteemed a century... next...

The Revelation of Jesus Christ: Studies in the book of Revelation #14 See What Devastation the Lord Works

Revelation 8:7–13 Often we are amazed at the overwhelming beauty in creation. Here are majestic mountains and surging seas; fertile fields and forests and flowers which grace our gardens. But this is only one half of the story. Soon we... next...

Inquiring Minds Want to Know

Did you know that there is a pastor in the Triad who is using the book of Nostradarnus as a resource for his preaching? He’s also predicted that the return of Christ will be next year and World War III will commence before the end of this... next...
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