An Offer of Great Peace

By Mike Graziano AN OFFER OF [GREAT PEACE]—[Great peace] have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them.- Psalms 119:165 — In these recent days of great turbulence, tumults and offense, there is offered unto us an offer of “Great Peace.”  They that love “thy law” (God’s law, God’s word), are the recipients ofContinue reading “An Offer of Great Peace”

Power Through Prayer by E. M. Bounds, Chapter 2

2. [Our Sufficiency Is of God] But above all he excelled in prayer. The inwardness and weight of his spirit, the reverence and solemnity of his address and behavior, and the fewness and fullness of his words have often struck even strangers with admiration as they used to reach others with consolation. The most awful,Continue reading “Power Through Prayer by E. M. Bounds, Chapter 2”

Power through Prayer, Chapter 1, by E. M. Bounds

A note on the text presented here: A dear friend recently wrote me, saying, “I think this is a time for us to be sober and to truly give ourselves to prayer.” My heart flew to the works of E. M. Bounds, writings on prayer which have been hammering and mellowing my soul more andContinue reading “Power through Prayer, Chapter 1, by E. M. Bounds”

Selah: Wait on the Lord

Sam Caldwell, Christ-loved Here are some encouragements to wait on the Lord. In our world of hustle and bustle, news and blues, covid and conflict, racism and human race schism, waiting on the Lord is a counter-cultural thing to do. What’s more, waiting on the Lord will rub against our flesh. We tend to wantContinue reading “Selah: Wait on the Lord”

Leading a Quiet Life

Here are some holy words on leading a quiet life: 1 Thessalonians 4:9–11: “9 But concerning brotherly love you have no need that I should write to you, for you yourselves are taught by God to love one another; 10 and indeed you do so toward all the brethren who are in all Macedonia. But we urge you, brethren, that youContinue reading “Leading a Quiet Life”