Category: Inspirational Writers

Faith’s Checkbook

November 14 The Name to Use “If ye shall ask anything in my name, I will do it.” John 14:14 What a wide promise! Anything! Whether large or small, all my needs are covered by that word “anything.” Come, my soul, be free at… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

The Clue of the Maze

Prayer suggested When a new discovery, either of danger or advantage, bursts upon a devout man, he is led to address God in some form or other. He prays, or he praises, as the case may be; and this comes of very proper and… Continue Reading “The Clue of the Maze”

Faith’s Checkbook

November 13 The Unfailing Watch “Behold, he that keepeth Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep.” Ps. 121:4 Jehovah is “the Keeper of Israel.” No form of unconsciousness ever steals over Him, neither the deeper slumber nor the slighter sleep. He never fails to watch… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Book Review: The River Girl’s Song – Angela C Castillo

The River Girl’s Song by Angela C. Castillo This was an interesting tale from the early days of Texas. I appreciated Zilla’s determination and reliance on God throughout what amounts to a harrowing coming of age tale. Without giving it all away, she survives… Continue Reading “Book Review: The River Girl’s Song – Angela C Castillo”

The Clue of the Maze

Sin disturbing Faith Accepting Holy Scripture as God’s revelation of himself, we now know more of him for practical purposes than we could have otherwise known, and especially upon one matter not hitherto mentioned. Our conscience (for which we are most grateful, for our… Continue Reading “The Clue of the Maze”

Faith’s Checkbook

November 12 Sanctified Souls Are Satisfied “My people shall be satisfied with my goodness, saith the Lord.” Jer. 31:14 Note the “my” which comes twice: “My people shall be satisfied with my goodness.” The kind of people who are satisfied with God are marked… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

The Clue of the Maze

Anchorage and Root-hold of Faith When the Bible is fully accepted as God’s own revelation of himself, the mind has come to a quiet anchorage; and this is no small gain. A safe resting-place is an urgent need of the soul. To find a… Continue Reading “The Clue of the Maze”

Faith’s Checkbook

November 11 The Lord’s Free Men “For sin shall not have dominion over you: for ye are not under the law but under grace.” Rom. 6:14 Sin will reign if it can: it cannot be satisfied with any place below the throne of the… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

The Clue of the Maze

No remarkable present Difficulty At the present moment, we see no considerable difficulty. Scripture may not square with proposed hypotheses, but it agrees with known facts. Scripture, interpreted in an intelligent manner, displays as clear an agreement with Nature and Providence as Words can… Continue Reading “The Clue of the Maze”

Faith’s Checkbook

November 10 Walk Without Stumbling “He will not suffer thy foot to be moved.” Ps. 121:3 If the Lord will not suffer it, neither men nor devils can do it. How greatly would they rejoice if they could give us a disgraceful fall, drive… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”