“One thing have I desired of the Lord…” - Psalm 27:4
“One thing is needful…” - Luke 10:42
“…God be merciful to me a sinner.” - Luke 18:13
To have Christ is to have the desire of heaven.
To have Christ is to have the one thing needful.
To have Christ is to have the mercy of God.
The apostle Paul said in Philippians 3:8 everything else is “loss”, it’s all “dung” compared to having Christ. Oh, “That I may know Him, and the power of His resurrection, and the fellowship of His sufferings, being made conformable unto His death.” (v.10)
In John 10:25,26 our Lord said to a group of religious pharisees, “…I told you, and ye believed not: the works that I do in My Father’s name, they bear witness of Me. But ye believe not, because ye are not of My sheep, as I said...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Along with the instruction that our Lord gave to the disciples when He taught them to pray, the scriptures give us five things specifically to pray for: “Pray for the peace of Jerusalem...” (Psalm 122:6). May peace be within us and...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
“For in him dwelleth all the fulness of the Godhead bodily. And ye are complete in him, which is the head of all principality and power:” (Colossians 2:9,10) In Christ, there is no further perfection to attain. In Christ, a sinner is...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Pray and Stay Someone said, “Two little words are good for every believer to learn and to practice, PRAY and STAY!” We have enough exhortation and encouragements in the Scriptures to pray without ceasing, about everything, and in the...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
What Is The Gospel? “For though I preach the gospel, I have nothing to glory of: for necessity is laid upon me; yea, woe is unto me, if I preach not the gospel!” (1 Corinthians 9:16) What is the gospel? If I am going to preach, I must...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
“Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!” (Psalm 133:1) There is nothing more pleasant on earth than when brethren enjoy true fellowship together. There is a deep union that is understood, and...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
In Memory of Pastor Henry Mahan “...as it is written, How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace, and bring glad tidings of good things!” (Romans 10:15) Our dear and greatly loved brother and pastor, Henry...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
All The Way My Savior Leads Me “Thou in thy mercy hast led forth the people which thou hast redeemed: thou hast guided them in thy strength unto thy holy habitation.” (Exodus 15:13) How comforting it is to know that our Lord leads His...[ abbreviated | read entire ]