Rules of Holy Living (A. Judson)

by Adoniram Judson The rules of living which follow are copied from a paper in the handwriting of Dr. Judson. They are inserted here for the sake of illustrating the earnestness with which he strove after personal holiness, whilst engrossed with the labors of his missionary calling. He well knew...

Manna: A Picture of the Bible

Manna is a picture of both the word of God (the Bible) and the Word of God (Jesus Christ).  Below are some comparisons between manna and the Bible. 1. First mention is Exodus 16. Since Genesis has 50 chapters – add 50 and 16 and you get 66 – the...

My Old Bible

Though the cover is worn, And the pages are torn, And though places bear traces of tears, Yet more precious than gold Is this Book worn and old, That can shatter and scatter my fears. This old Book is my guide, ’Tis a friend by my side, It will lighten...

Why I Honor the American Flag

Flag Day is June 14th. An Essay by – Maile D. age 11 I believe we should all respect the American flag. We should stand up for the Pledge of Allegiance and we should honor our flag. We should take our flag seriously and put our hand over our heart...

When the Saviour Came My Way

You ask me why I love the Lord. Well, friend, just let me say Life was not worth living ‘Till the Saviour came my way. You say I lose so much in life. Yes, friend, PRAISE GOD, I do. I lose the sin and sorrow Which was all I ever...

My Bible and I

We’ve traveled together through life’s rugged way O’er land and o’er water, by night and by day: To travel without it I never would try; We keep close together, my Bible and I. In sorrow I’ve proved it my comfort and joy, When weak my strong tower which nought can...

Men and Deeds

Wanted: Men. Not systems fit and wise, Not faiths with rigid eyes. Not wealth in mountain piles, Not power with gracious smiles, Not even the potent pen; Wanted: Men. Wanted: Deeds. Not words of winning note, Not thoughts from life remote, Not fond religious airs, Not sweetly languid prayers, Not...

You Know You’re a Missionary Kid When…

Originally compiled and published by Andrew and Deborah Kerr You can’t answer the question, “Where are you from?” You speak two languages, but can’t spell in either. You flew before you could walk. The U.S. is a foreign country. You have a passport, but no driver’s license. You have a...

The Life and Ministry of George Mueller

by Ed Reese BORN: September 27, 1805—Kroppenstaedt, Prussia (Germany) DIED: March 10, 1898—Bristol, England LIFE SPAN: 92 years, 5 months, 11 days George Mueller has proved to the world the truth of Philippians 4:19 and he will always be remembered as the man who got things from God. His testimony...

Principles of Praise

Luke 17:11-19 Praise is individual – Luke 17:15 Praise is prompt – Luke 17:14, 15 Praise is vocal – Luke 17:15 Praise is intense – Luke 17:15 Praise is spiritual – Luke 17:15 Praise is humble – Luke 17:16 Praise is focused – Luke 17:17, 18 -James L. Melton

In That Day

In that day shall the LORD defend the inhabitants of Jerusalem; and he that is feeble among them at that day shall be as David; and the house of David shall be as God, as the angel of the LORD before them. And it shall come to pass in that...

Power Outage

There was no Sunday evening service 5/26/19 due to a power outage. 

In Flanders Fields

In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved,...

Cities of Refuge – A Type of Christ

Cities of refuge were places of safety for someone who accidentally killed another person and therefore was in jeopardy of being killed in retaliation by the dead person’s avenger of blood. They were not sanctuaries for criminals. “The LORD also spake unto Joshua, saying, Speak to the children of Israel,...

A Mother’s Day Poem

A mother who always cares, A mother who’s always there. A mother who always prays, A mother who always stays. When things get rough, When life gets tough, When all is just too much to bear, God’s Word she shares. God’s light she shines. So blessed God made this mother...

Fireflies

(The Persecuted Church) Have you heard of the firefly? It shines in the darkness and lights up the sky People capture them to contain their light And to gaze upon that wondrous sight So it is with the saints of Christ They’re pursued and captured because of their light And...