PLENARY VERBAL INSPIRATION

Has it ever been your experience to hear your pastor make a statement on the subject of the Inspiration of the Scriptures?  There are numerous theories out there concerning that subject.  Some of you are probably “on target” as to the subject; however, there are many who are unaware that many individuals, including pastors, areContinue reading “PLENARY VERBAL INSPIRATION”

SPONGE CAKE

I have many dear friends in Bermuda, my place of birth a few years back.  Among them have been Joel and Jane Madeiros.  Their home has been our home whenever we return.  Jane went “home” to be with the Lord, and I returned for her funeral. At the funeral I mentioned how Jane always preparedContinue reading “SPONGE CAKE”

UNDER OBLIGATION

Those words “jumped out” of the 14th verse of Romans 1; at least that is how they appeared to me during my reading of that chapter of the Word of God.   The Lord Jesus had said that the Holy Spirit would be sent, and that His disciples would experience a whole new relationship to GodContinue reading “UNDER OBLIGATION”

24-HOUR COVERAGE

It’s the way my brain works.  I see something small, and it might well be something of insignificance, but it “latches on” and turns into pondering.  Ultimately, it will relate itself to some thought from the Scriptures that behind it has multiplied thoughts from other portions of the Word of God, the Bible. I wasContinue reading “24-HOUR COVERAGE”

RE-BIBLE

The story is told of the villager, who returning to his own village did so with excitement.  He told of his visit to the other village and proceeded to talk about what was taking place spiritually.  Excitedly he said: “They are having a Re-Bible! In effect, he was right.  When the fires of revival began,Continue reading “RE-BIBLE”

LITTLE ZACC

As we entered Jericho I observed a few people doing some digging. It was a number of people engaged in excavation… what a tedious job. However, something else caught my attention, bougainvilleas everywhere. I have never seen anything to equal that display! My mind immediately went back to the Scriptural story, in Luke 19 aboutContinue reading “LITTLE ZACC”

A SIGNIFICANT SYMBOL

Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid. John 14:27 The sound was arresting. Having awakened from a deep sleep, the quietness was being penetrated by the cooing of a doveContinue reading “A SIGNIFICANT SYMBOL”