Faith’s Check Book, February 17

God Can Make You Strong

Scripture: “Be ye strong therefore, and let not your hands be weak: for your work shall be rewarded”(2 Chronicles 15:7).

God had done great things for King Asa and Judah, but yet they were a feeble folk. Their feet were very tottering in the ways of the LORD, […]

Faith’s Check Book, February 16

You Deal with God

Scripture: “I will not execute the fierceness of Mine anger, I will not return to destroy Ephraim: for I am God, and not man”(Hosea 11:9).

The LORD thus makes known His sparing mercies. It may be that the reader is now under heavy displeasure, and everything threatens his speedy […]

Faith’s Check Book, February 15

Ever Mindful

Scripture: “The LORD hath been mindful of us: He will bless us”(Psalm 115:12).

I can set my seal to that first sentence. Cannot you? Yes, Jehovah has thought of us, provided for us, comforted us, delivered us, and guided us. In all the movements of His providence He has been mindful […]

Faith’s Check Book, February 14

Mercy to the Undeserving

Scripture: “He that trusteth in the LORD, mercy shall compass him about”(Psalm 32:10).

O fair reward of trust! My LORD, grant it me to the full! The truster above all men feels himself to be a sinner; and lo, mercy is prepared for him: he knows himself to have […]

Faith’s Check Book, February 13

Blessed in the Field

Scripture: “Blessed shalt thou be in the field”(Deuteronomy 28:3).

So was Isaac blessed when he walked therein at eventide to meditate. How often has the LORD met us when we have been alone! The hedges and the trees can bear witness to our joy. We look for such blessedness […]