A Prayer for America

Oh, beautiful–yet on thy hands are stains of helpless blood;
The blood of those who have no name, yet precious gifts of God!
America, America! thy murderous sin deplore!
Awake, repent, while there is time,
Choose LIFE forevermore!

Oh, beautiful–yet violence the halls of learning dim;
Where once God’s Word was taught, is not a mention made of Him!
America, America! Did […]

Story Behind the Song: “A Call To Harvest” by Ella Sharp Phillips

On December 5, 1906, twenty-five year old Ella Victoria Sharp excitedly held the hands of her two younger sisters, Lillie and Lela, as they boarded a train at Seneca, South Carolina, along with their parents, Joseph and Evelene Sharp, their older brother, Jodie, his wife, Florence, and their older sister, Clara. Their train ride would […]

June 28, 2015 – Holiness Unto the Lord

Romans 6:19b As ye have yielded your members servants to uncleanness and to iniquity unto iniquity; even so now yield your members servants to righteousness unto holiness.

20 For when ye were the servants of sin, ye were free from righteousness.

21 What fruit had ye then in those things whereof ye are now ashamed? for the […]

Bible Lessons – 3rd Quarter 2015

2015 BL – 3rd Quarter booklet   |   2015 BL – 3rd Quarter booklet cover
2015 BL – 3rd Quarter

The Eternal Security of Believers, Part 15

The Way Everlasting – the Way of Eternal Security
“Search me, O God, and know my heart: try me, and know my thoughts: And see if there be any wicked way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.” Psalm 139:23-24.
“The way everlasting” is “The way of holiness” (see Isa. 35:8), the path that the “strangers […]

June 21, 2015 – Attaining Unto the Resurrection of the Dead

Philippians 3:7 But what things were gain to me, those I counted loss for Christ.

8 Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but dung, that I may win Christ,

9 […]