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  • Faith October 30, 2020
    Without faith it is impossible to please Him… —Hebrews 11:6Faith in active opposition to common sense is mistaken enthusiasm and narrow-mindedness, and common sense in opposition to faith demonstrates a mistaken reliance on reason as the basis for truth. The life of faith brings the two of these into the proper relationship. Common sense and […]
  • Substitution October 29, 2020
    He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him. —2 Corinthians 5:21The modern view of the death of Jesus is that He died for our sins out of sympathy for us. Yet the New Testament view is that He took our sin […]
  • Justification by Faith October 28, 2020
    If when we were enemies we were reconciled to God through the death of His Son, much more, having been reconciled, we shall be saved by His life. —Romans 5:10I am not saved by believing— I simply realize I am saved by believing. And it is not repentance that saves me— repentance is only the […]
  • The Method of Missions October 27, 2020
    Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations… —Matthew 28:19Jesus Christ did not say, “Go and save souls” (the salvation of souls is the supernatural work of God), but He said, “Go…make disciples of all the nations….” Yet you cannot make disciples unless you are a disciple yourself. When the disciples returned from their […]
  • What is a Missionary? October 26, 2020
    Jesus said to them again, "…As the Father has sent Me, I also send you." —John 20:21A missionary is someone sent by Jesus Christ just as He was sent by God. The great controlling factor is not the needs of people, but the command of Jesus. The source of our inspiration in our service for […]