Month: April 2004

Anointed With the Oil of Gladness

Hebrews 1:9 ”¬†Thou hast loved righteousness, and hated iniquity; therefore God, even thy God, hath anointed thee with the oil of gladness above thy fellows.¬†” True gladness, or joy and happiness in life, is possible only with a righteous life in the eyes of God. The writer of Hebrews describes Christ in this verse as…
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Comforting or Comfortable?

2 Corinthians 1:3, 4 says: “Blessed be God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort; Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of…
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He Remembers

Malachi 3:13 – 16: “Your words have been stout against me, saith the LORD. Yet ye say, What have we spoken so much against thee? Ye have said, It is vain to serve God: and what profit is it that we have kept his ordinance, and that we have walked mournfully before the LORD of…
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It is Enough

Luke 22:38b: “And He said unto them, It is enough.” When is enough really enough? Sometimes in our lives we feel that circumstances and trials are going to overtake us. Sometimes it seems that we are going under, but as a child of God we realize that we are never going under because we have…
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