Angels Join Me in Soul Winning, October 27

Angel Guidance in My Life Are they not all ministering spirits, sent forth to minister for them who shall be heirs of salvation?Hebrews 1:14 ML 304.1 The glad message of Hebrews 1:14is for all. The entire chapter is a wonderful encouragement for every tried and tempted soul. “But to which of the angels said he at any time, Sit…

Christ Was Obedient, October 22

Christ in My Life And he went down with them, and came to Nazareth, and was subject unto them…. And Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favour with God and man. Luke 2:51, 52 ML 299.1 Notwithstanding the sacred mission of Christ, His exalted relationship with God, of which He was fully aware, He was not…

He Is a Living God, October 11

God in My Life The Lord is the true God, he is the living God, and an everlasting king. Jeremiah 10:10 ML 288.1 “My presence shall go with thee” (Exodus 33:14), was the promise given during the journey through the wilderness. This assurance was accompanied by a marvelous revelation of Jehovah’s character, which enabled Moses to proclaim to…

Reverence for God, October 4

Reverence in My Life God is greatly to be feared in the assembly of the saints, and to be had in reverence of all them that are about him. Psalm 89:7 ML 281.1 Another precious grace that should be carefully cherished is reverence.True reverence for God is inspired by a sense of His infinite greatness and a…

Respect for Authority, October 3

Respect in My Life Honour all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king. Servants, be subject to your masters with all fear; not only to the good and gentle, but also to the forward. 1 Peter 2:17, 18 ML 280.1 The apostle plainly outlined the attitude that believers should sustain toward the civil authorities: “Submit yourselves to every ordinance…

Christ Dwells in Me, September 28

Partakers of the Divine Nature Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Except ye eat the flesh of the Son of man, and drink his blood, ye have no life in you. Whoso eateth my flesh, and drinketh my blood, hath eternal life; and I will raise him up at the last day. For…

Clothed in the Robe of Righteousness, September 25

Perfection of Character And to her was granted that she should be arrayed in fine linen, clean and white: for the fine linen is the righteousness of saints. Revelation 19:8 ML 272.1 By the wedding garment … is represented the pure, spotless character which Christ’s true followers will possess. To the church it is given “that she should be…

Perfection, the Goal to Be Gained, September 24

Perfection of Character Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.Matthew 5:48 ML 271.1 God will accept only those who are determined to aim high. He places every human agent under obligation to do his best. Moral perfection is required of all. Never should we lower the standard of righteousness in order to…

God Loves Most a Beautiful Character, September 23

Perfection of Character Let the beauty of the Lord our God be upon us. Psalm 90:17 ML 270.1 God is a lover of the beautiful, but that which He most loves is a beautiful character…. It is beauty of character that shall not perish, but last through the ceaseless ages of eternity. ML 270.2 The great Master-Artist has taken…

Truth Transforms, September 18

Sanctifying Power of the Truth Lord, who shall abide in thy tabernacle? who shall dwell in thy holy hill? He that walketh uprightly, and worketh righteousness, and speaketh the truth in his heart. Psalm 15:1, 2 ML 265.1 We must present the principles of truth, and let them work upon the hearts of the people. We may pick the leaves…

Enoch’s Life of Holiness, September 8

Examples of Sanctified Lives Enoch walked with God …three hundred years. Genesis 5:22 ML 255.1 There was a line of holy men who, elevated and ennobled by communion with God, lived as in the companionship of Heaven. They were men of massive intellect, of wonderful attainments. They had a great and holy mission—to develop a character of righteousness, to…

Sanctified Through Obedience, September 3

Sanctification Sanctify yourselves therefore, and be ye holy: for I am the Lord your God. And ye shall keep my statutes, and do them: I am the Lord which sanctify you. Leviticus 20:7, 8ML 250.1 Adam and Eve dared to transgress the Lord’s requirements, and the terrible result of their sin should be a warning to us…