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Faith’s Checkbook

September 18Complete SafetyAnd of Benjamin he said, The beloved of the Lord shall dwell in safety by him; and the Lord shall cover him all the day long, and he shall dwell between his shoulders. (Deuteronomy 33:12) Yes, there is no safety like that… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

September 17Like Palm and CedarThe righteous shall flourish like the palm tree: he shall grow like a cedar in Lebanon. (Psalm 92:12)These trees are not trained and pruned by man: palms and cedars are “trees of the Lord,” and it is by His care… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

September 16Reward Is CertainAnd whosoever shall give to drink unto one of these little ones a cup of cold water only in the name of a disciple, verily I say unto you, he shall in no wise lose his reward. (Matthew 10:42) Well, I… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

September 15The Safest ShelterAnd a man shall be as an hiding-place from the wind and a covert from the tempest. (Isaiah 32:2)Who this Man is we all know. Who could He be but the Second Man, the Lord from heaven, the man of sorrows,… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

September 14Mark of Divine ApprovalBlessed is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord hath promised to them that love him. (James 1:12)Yes, he is blessed while he is enduring the trial.… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

September 13The Dew of HeavenHis heavens shall drop down dew. (Deuteronomy 33:28)What the dew in the East is to the world of nature, that is the influence of the Spirit in the realm of grace. How greatly do I need it! Without the Spirit… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

September 12What of My House?Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house. (Acts 16:31)This gospel for a man with a sword at his throat is the gospel for me. This would suit me if I were dying, and… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

September 11Sufferers Make Strong BelieversIt is good for a man that he bear the yoke in his youth. (Lamentations 3:27)This is as good as a promise. It has been good, it is good, and it will be good for me to bear the yoke.Early… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

September 10Coming In; Going OutBlessed shalt thou be when thou comest in, and blessed shalt thou be when thou goest out. (Deuteronomy 28:6)The blessings of the law are not canceled. Jesus confirmed the promise when He bore the penalty. If I keep the commands… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”

Faith’s Checkbook

September 9Fear Has Its PlaceHappy is the man that feareth alway. (Proverbs 28:14)The fear of the Lord is the beginning and the foundation of all true religion. Without a solemn awe andreverence of God there is no foothold for the more brilliant virtues. He… Continue Reading “Faith’s Checkbook”