Why Does God Not Perfectly Sanctify Us at Conversion? by Jeffery Smith

Why are believers, while still in this world, left to struggle with indwelling and remaining sin? Certainly God has the power to make us perfect and sinless from the moment of our conversion. The Holy Spirit could so work within us that we are totally liberated from the remains of sin the moment we are … More Why Does God Not Perfectly Sanctify Us at Conversion? by Jeffery Smith

Practical Helps for Public Praying in Worship or Prayer Meeting by Jeffery Smith

“Let all thing be done for edification” (1 Cor. 14:26) 1. Avoid Heathen Like Prayers: senseless repetitions of God’s name 2. Avoid “Let Somebody Else Do It” Prayers: the deadening affect of long pauses between men getting up to pray in prayer meeting. 3. Avoid Never Ending Prayers: excessively long prayers (lest Eutyches fall out … More Practical Helps for Public Praying in Worship or Prayer Meeting by Jeffery Smith

The First Memorial Day: God Remembers Noah, by Jeffery Smith

In the first verse of Genesis chapter eight we have reference to what we might call the first Memorial Day, a day of remembrance. Genesis eight verse one say this: “Then God remembered Noah”. It’s the first mention in the Bible of God remembering something or remembering someone. What was the occasion? Well chapter seven … More The First Memorial Day: God Remembers Noah, by Jeffery Smith

Ways Satan Attacks Us, Part 5: Frightening Intimidations (2), by Jeffery Smith

Under frightening intimidations we saw in the last entry that Satan sometimes attacks God’s people by means of or in connection with physical afflictions. We move on now to other frightening intimidations. Secondly, Satan often instigates persecution against the people of God. Satan’s hand in the persecutions of God’s people is most clearly brought out in … More Ways Satan Attacks Us, Part 5: Frightening Intimidations (2), by Jeffery Smith

Important Religious Liberty Case Before the Supreme Court

Tomorrow Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood Specialties will be making their final appeal for an exemption from Obamacare’s coercive “contraceptive” mandate. Below is a link to an excellent article by Dr. Denny Burk, Associate Professor of Biblical Studies at Boyce College, explaining the inportant issues and implications. http://www.dennyburk.com/the-most-consequential-religious-liberty-case-in-a-generation/