Category: CL2011

“Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen Me, thou hast believed. Blessed are they that have not seen and yet have believed.” — John 20:29 “Seeing is believing” is an age-old expression, indicating that people will not believe …

The Blessedness of Believing Without Seeing Read More »

“For when we were yet without strength, in due time Christ died for the ungodly.” — Romans 5:6 What do the Holy Scriptures teach us about this “Christ,” this Christ, who “died for the ungodly”?  He was from all eternity …

“O Sorrow Dread! Our God is Dead!” Read More »

“…being justified freely by His grace, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus,…”     — Romans 3:24 It has been said that there is no such thing as a “free lunch.”  To be sure, it may indeed be free of …

Just How Free Is Free Grace? Read More »

“Likewise, ye wives, be in subjection to your own husbands; that, if any obey not the Word, they also may without the word be won by the conversation of the wives” — I Peter 3:1 In the early church, many …

Christian Survival: How to Live With an Unbelieving Husband Read More »

Our one and only Savior gives us, His dear followers, this ever-timely instruction: “Love one another as I have loved you” (John 13:34b).  We need this verse’s reminder from God’s Law, but we especially need this verse’s never-changing motivation from …

Interim Report of the Committee on Missions Read More »

“Behold the Lamb of God!…We have found the Messias!…” — John 1:35-51 The holy season of Epiphany, in which we Christians celebrate the manifestation or appearing of the Lord Jesus as the Savior of all mankind, is a specially-appropriate time …

An Epiphany Lesson in Mission Work Read More »