By Dr. James Rasbeary Pastor, Lighthouse Baptist Church, Wylie, TX 1 Kings 19:3-8 And when he saw that, he arose, and went for his life, and came to Beersheba, which belongeth to Judah, and left his servant there. (4) But he himself went a day’s journey into...
by Bob Gray Sr. There seem to be many independent Baptists who have taken to excusing their smallness to being a remnant, but is it really true? We seem to think that we are small because we are more right, and if others would take a stand like we do they would...
by Michael Alford I was born in Louisiana, and when you are born in Louisiana, the doctor holds you up and asks you if you are a Saints fan. If you say ‘no’ they drop you off at the Arkansas border. So as a dutiful native of the Bayou State I sat...
by John R. Rice III. Why People Are Not Saved: They Love Darkness Because of Their Evil Deeds—John 3:19,20The moving complaint of the Lord Jesus against sinners, “Ye will not come to me, that ye might have life,” is sad. But another Scripture tells... read more
by Billy Sunday: “He that winneth souls is wise.” — Proverbs 11:30 There are vast multitudes in this enlightened land of ours who are in open rebellion against God. “We will not have this man, Jesus Christ, to reign over us,” is... read more
by Beverly Hyles Let me give a list of ten decisions you can make that will help you cultivate a right mental attitude if you will take them to your world and apply them. 1. Decide to be happy. Fix your heart. Choose to be happy. 2. Decide to adjust to the... read more
by Michael Alford I was born in Louisiana, and when you are born in Louisiana, the doctor holds you up and asks you if you are a Saints fan. If you say ‘no’ they drop you off at the Arkansas border. So as a dutiful native of the Bayou State I sat... read more
by Dr. Bob Gray Sr. Acts 26:1-2, “Then Agrippa said unto Paul, Thou art permitted to speak for thyself. Then Paul stretched forth the hand, and answered for himself: I think myself happy, king Agrippa, because I shall answer for myself this day before thee touching... read more
by Bro. Jack Trieber: Dear Friends, Someone told me years ago that the average pastor stays in a pastorate 16 to 24 months before leaving. Many times, he is going to serve at another church; but often, he is leaving the ministry. I have also been told that the average... read more
by Dr. R.B. Ouellette: It seems to me that there are two extremes when it comes to the will of God. One extreme is demonstrated by the Charismatics who are willing to let their experience trump the Word of God. The other extreme is the position that the only way God... read more
by Dr. Jack Hyles: Ezekiel 34:19, “And as for My flock, they eat that which ye have trodden with your feet; and they drink that which ye have fouled with your feet.” INTRODUCTION Recently a lady came to our church on a Sunday morning. She came back on a... read more
By Christian Penn: The Psalmist asked God for something which on the surface may appear to simple and benign but upon further examination may be far more risky and difficult than we perceive. Teach me to do thy will; for thou art my God: thy spirit is good; lead me... read more