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To Everything There Is A Season | Ecclesiastes 3:3

by William J. Stewart Our study through Solomon’s “…a time to…” statements continues. A Time To Kill, And A Time To Heal As we consider the first clause of this statement, it is noteworthy that the word “kill” here (Heb. … Continue reading

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To Everything There Is A Season | Ecclesiastes 3:2

by William J. Stewart The “…a time to…” statements of Ecclesiastes 3 are simple, relatable tidbits, but they carry within them the wonderful insights which Solomon received from God regarding the affairs of the world. Much thought can be provoked … Continue reading

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To Everything There Is A Season | Ecclesiastes 3:1

by William J. Stewart Did you know Solomon had a #1 hit? In 1965, The Byrds, an American rock band, released the song “Turn, Turn, Turn.” The lyrics have been attributed to Peter Seeger, however, all but the title and … Continue reading

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Remember

by William J. Stewart Since WWI, November 11 has been used to commemorate those who gave their lives in times of war. The day is titled differently, depending upon your country of origin. In the USA, it is called Veteran’s … Continue reading

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A Contrast Between Two Men

by Sunday Ayandare | Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria The Book of Proverbs presents to us a contrast between two women. On one hand is an immoral, seductress type who “flatters with her words; … of a crafty heart, who is loud … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

by William J. Stewart Happy Thanksgiving! While looking at the history of Thanksgiving, I was intrigued to find the following: On Thursday, January 31, 1957, the Parliament of Canada proclaimed: A Day of General Thanksgiving to Almighty God for the bountiful harvest … Continue reading

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Show Me Your Faith

by William J. Stewart | James 2:18 The doctrine of salvation by faith alone is exceptionally common in today’s religious world. One modern day proponent of the doctrine has admitted James 2:14-26 “…definitely seems to cause serious problems for the … Continue reading

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The Process Of Revival

by William J. Stewart Last week, looking at the words of Isaiah the prophet as recorded in Isaiah 1:10-15, we saw through the example of Israel that wickedness among God’s people will: Remind the Lord of Sodom and Gomorrah (v … Continue reading

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The Need For Revival

by William J. Stewart The apostle Paul, after using Israel as an example, wrote to the Corinthians, “Let him who thinks he stands take heed lest he fall” (1 Cor 10:12). Sadly, sometimes we get too comfortable with the idea … Continue reading

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“Shine before men,” but “not to be seen by them”

by William J. Stewart In His teaching from the sermon on the mount, among other things, Jesus addressed our conduct before men. At first glance, the two statements which are in our article title today might appear to be opposed … Continue reading

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