Category: Inspirational Writers

The Treasury of David

Psalm 1:1 Exposition “Blessed”—see how this Book of Psalms opens with a benediction, even as did the famous Sermon of our Lord upon the Mount! The word translated “blessed” is a very expressive one. The original word is plural, and it is a controverted… Continue Reading “The Treasury of David”

Faith’s Checkbook

December 13 Evening Brightens Into Day “It shall come to pass, that at evening time it shall be light.” Zech. 14:7 It is a surprise that it should be so; for all things threaten that at evening time it shall be dark. God is… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

The Treasury of David

Psalm 1 Title. This Psalm may be regarded as The Preface Psalm, having in it a notification of the contents of the entire Book. It is the psalmists’s desire to teach us the way to blessedness, and to warn us of the sure destruction… Continue Reading “The Treasury of David”

Faith’s Checkbook

December 12 A Quiet Heart “In quietness and in confidence shall be your strength.” Isa. 30:15 It is always a weakness to be fretting and worrying, questioning and mistrusting. What can we do if we wear ourselves to skin and bone? Can we gain… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Book Review: 131 Christians Everyone Should Know by Mark Galli

131 Christians Everyone Should Know by Mark Galli My rating: 5 of 5 starsamazonhttps://www.amazon.com/Christians-Everyone-Should-Holman-Reference-ebook I downloaded this for my Kindle and in my Wordsearch library to use as daily entries. Generally, the Christian writing community doesn’t have a problem as long as I am… Continue Reading “Book Review: 131 Christians Everyone Should Know by Mark Galli”

Book Review: The Andrew Murray Daily Reader in Today’s Language by Andrew Murray

The Andrew Murray Daily Reader In Today’s Language by Andrew Murray My rating: 4 of 5 starsAmazon I find Andrew Murray a little dry but he has good insights. My wife and I just had a conversation about our focus for Bible study for… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Andrew Murray Daily Reader in Today’s Language by Andrew Murray”

The Treasury of David

Preface My Preface shall at least possess the virtue of brevity, as I find it difficult to impart to it any other. The delightful study of the Psalms has yielded me boundless profit and ever-growing pleasure; common gratitude constrains me to communicate to others… Continue Reading “The Treasury of David”

Faith’s Checkbook

December 11 Trust And Do; Do And Trust “Trust in the Lord, and do good, so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed.” Ps. 37:3 Trust and do are words that go well together, in the order in which… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Book Review: The Pastor in Prayer by C.H. Spurgeon

The Pastor in Prayer by Charles Haddon Spurgeon Kindle My rating: 5 of 5 stars True to Spurgeon style (and any good preacher for that matter), I was challenged, chastised, encouraged and made to smile at turns in this book. Originally intended to instruct… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Pastor in Prayer by C.H. Spurgeon”

Book Review: Before Bethlehem by James Flerlage

Before Bethlehem by James Flerlage My rating: 5 of 5 starskindle This was the first of 3 books I downloaded recently that are fictional accounts surrounding the history of Christ. I found them all to biblically sound, well written and did a good job… Continue Reading “Book Review: Before Bethlehem by James Flerlage”