Be at Peace with All Men

https://www.lavistachurchofchrist.org/cms/wp-content/uploads/2023/07/Be-at-Peace-With-All-Men.mp3 by Raymond Warfel

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The Wisdom of Abigail

by Matthew W. Bassford The spiritual wisdom of the Bible is usually easy to understand but hard to put into practice. There are few better examples of this than Proverbs 15:1. There are no big words in this verse. The concepts are so simple that a child can understand them. However, even those who have…

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Blessed Are the Peacemakers

Adapted from a lesson by Dorris B. Billingsley published in┬áThe Preceptor, Vol. 1, No. 6, April 1952. Jesus began His great Sermon on the Mount by relating a number of characteristics that would be possessed by those who would be ready for His kingdom which was soon to come. He said, “Blessed are the poor…

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Are All Peacemakers Blessed?

by Gary W. Summers All Bible students have the obligation to study the Scriptures to ascertain their true meaning. Many problems in the Lord’s church, not to mention the religious world in general, could have been avoided with more of an honest investigation into God’s Holy Word. Too often has a verse been lifted out…

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From Whence Comes Quarrels?

by Jeffrey W. Hamilton Reading: James 4:1-12   I.         You all have heard it before, two brothers have a disagreement and soon one accuses the other of being contentious.             A.        At times, it may be true, but I suspect most don’t understand the charge they are making.             B.        There have been times when I think it was the…

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