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...

Hearer or Doer?

“Also, thou son of man, the children of thy people still are talking against thee by the walls and in the doors of the houses, and speak one to another, every one to his brother, saying, Come, I pray you, and hear what is the word that cometh forth from...

A Sure Thing

The favor of men is a fickle frame From day to day ’tis never the same Changed with the weather, changed by the hour Weak and waning and wanting in power But Thou, Eternal and Almighty LORD Hath proved Thyself in Thy Holy Word That Thou may be trusted and...

Bloody Prayer

“In all true prayer,” says another, “great stress should be laid on the blood of Jesus: perhaps no evidence distinguishes a declension in the power and spirituality of prayer more strongly than an overlooking of this. Where the atoning blood is kept out of view, not recognized, not pleaded, not...

God Bless America

Our beautiful, lovely country Colors red, white, and blue Freedom to live and be happy Be loyal and be true Find pride in our glorious flag Standing tall through rough times Our mighty flag never did drag Our flag is so sublime Now respect those who fight for you They...

Faith Is

“Faith is not what we feel or see, it is a simple trust in what the God of love has said of Jesus as the ‘Just.’ “What Jesus is, and that alone, is faith’s delightful plea, It never deals with sinful self, nor righteous self, in me. “It tells me...

How Glorious Is Thy Name

“How glorious is Thy name, Through all the ransom’d host, O worthy Lamb, Who came, To seek and save the lost! “Thou art, beyond compare, Most precious in our sight! Than sons of men more fair, And infinite in might! “Thy perfect work divine, Makes us forever blest; Here truth...

Wisdom

If age doth speak of wisdom learned, And battles won, and sorrows earned, Then youth doth boast of hopes to come, Of strength to waste, and wisdom shunned. But if youth could seek instead the wise, and see life through more vintage eyes And turn to God while still they...

A Pure Language

Following Noah’s family leaving the ark, the directive of God to multiply the population and spread throughout the earth was ignored by successive generations. All the people being in the same geographic area, it is not surprising that there was only one language spoken by the people. God, in judgment...

Seven Rules for Daily Living

by Jonathan Goforth The following rules for daily living were made by Dr. Goforth in 1894 and written on the fly-leaf of his Bible: 1. Seek to give much—expect nothing. 2. Put the very best construction on the actions of others. 3. Never let a day pass without at least...

The Christian and His Bible

I find my Lord in the Bible Wherever I chance to look. He is the theme of the Bible The Center and Heart of the Book. He is the Rose of Sharon He is the Lily fair Wherever I open my Bible The Lord of the Bible is there. He,...

Willing Captive

Unshackled from sin Imprisoned to praise, I’m sentenced to love Thee For the rest of my days. My heart has been bound With Thy merciful cords. My tongue has been loosed For Thy love songs, oh Lord. No bars, no chains Are required on me, For ’tis my greatest joy...

March “Friday Night Live” Photos

Pictures below are from the March “Friday Night Live” event in downtown Titusville.  The world had their reasons for being there, our reason was the gospel of Jesus Christ.  

Transformed

The list is long and shame-filled The accusations true But there’s comfort in these mighty words “And such were some of you.” Name the sin, it’s mine to claim Each and every one And so I seek for cleansing ‘Neath the blood-bath of the Son