Preaching to the spirits in prison

Many Christians get confused with the verse in 1 Peter 3:19, which at first glance suggests that the Lord Jesus Christ went to hades to preach to those there. In fact, this has become some kind of doctrine among many, that when the Lord died and was buried, He went to preach to the peopleContinue reading “Preaching to the spirits in prison”

The thief on the cross

Luke 23:39-43 – ‘and one of the malefactors which were hanged railed on him, saying, If thou be Christ, save thyself and us. But the other answering rebuked him, saying, Dost not thou fear God, seeing thou art in the same condemnation? And we indeed justly; for we receive the due reward of our deeds:Continue reading “The thief on the cross”

Speaking in Tongues

The reader may seem very interested in the title of this small article. Why is there such a big fuss among church gatherings about the gift of tongues? Does the gift of tongues still exist today, or can someone claim to have the gift of speaking in tongues? Why is the idea of speaking inContinue reading “Speaking in Tongues”

The Unavoidable Preacher

Taken from a gospel tract published by Bible Truth Publishers in the USA. Many preachers have given up the old ideas about the total corruption of mankind. People are not often told that they are guilty sinners before a holy God. Such sermons are looked on as relics of the Dark Ages. There is, however, oneContinue reading “The Unavoidable Preacher”

The mechanism of the heavens

This meditation is taken from the Good Seed daily calendar published by GBV in Germany. Listen to this, o Job; stand still and consider the wondrous works of God. Do you know when God dispatches them, and causes the light of his cloud to shine? …With him, have you spread out the skies, strong asContinue reading “The mechanism of the heavens”

Story of Archibald Boyle

This story is taken from a gospel tract called ‘The Strange Story of Archibald Boyle’ published by Bible Truth Publishers in the USA. In the city of Glasgow, over 100 years ago, there was a club favored by wealthy young men which was devoted to the pursuit of popular pleasures. It soon became so notoriousContinue reading “Story of Archibald Boyle”

Science and the Bible

This meditation is taken from the calendar The Good Seed printed by GBV Germany. The date of the meditation is 30 June 2020. “By faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God”. Hebrews 11.3 One day during the year 1892 an elderly gentleman was sitting in a compartment of aContinue reading “Science and the Bible”