Mine enemies would daily swallow me up: for they be many that fight against me, O thou most High. What time I am afraid, I will trust in thee. In God I will praise his word, in God I have put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do unto me.
Davi sofreu várias perseguições injustas, principalmente nos dias de Saul, nos quais os assessores reais faziam intrigas contra o salmista e acirravam o ódio do rei contra ele. Por isso, certa vez, Davi questionou Saul:...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
“The young lions roar after their prey, and seek their meat from God” (Psalms 104:21). “My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me? why art thou so far from helping me, and from the words of my roaring?” (Psalm 22:1). To...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Galatians 6:2–3 (NKJV): Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ. 3 For if anyone thinks himself to be something, when he is nothing, he deceives himself. The sharing and bearing of one another's burdens is the most...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Lady Gaga, a very prominent and popular recording artist among the LGBTQIA+ community, came out with a song called Born This Way. If you have ever listened to the song or read the lyrics you know that it glorifies the LGBTQIA+ community and those...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
Friends, I will not be posting a new column tonight. We are enjoying some time of summer break. Please consider going back over any columns that you may have missed in the meantime. God Bless You, Paul Scharf
Blessed are they whose iniquities are forgiven, and whose sins are covered” (Romans 4:7). The words, Paul reminds us, are from the prophetic lips of David. They are from Psalm 32. Martin Luther loved all the Psalms and his flock knew he had...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
The taste of failure is always bitter. I cannot imagine what Adam must have felt after God shove them out of Eden’s garden. He and Eve were the only persons who ever experienced what it was to be sinless. Before the Fall, they had unfettered...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
One of the things human beings like to do is reminisce. We remember days gone by and reflect nostalgically on our youth. Just like the Bruce Springsteen song, Glory Days, we spend way too much time remembering the “glory days” of our...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
FEAR So they went out of the prison and visited Lydia. And when they had seen the brothers, they encouraged them and departed. Acts 16:40 The imprisonment of Paul and Silas in Philippi presents a wide variety of eternal and practical treasures for...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
YOU ARE NOT THAT IMPORTANT Sometime back I had a call from a lady upset with a motto that we used at the conclusion of our weekly newspaper column, âOur Church is the Church where everybody is nobody and Christ is All.â It is not the purpose of...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
No funeral de Luís XIV, rei da França (1643-1715) também conhecido como “Luís, o Grande”, a catedral estava repleta de súditos enlutados prestando suas últimas homenagens. O salão...[ abbreviated | read entire ]
We have been webcasting our prayer meetings each week. Audio only (with a black screen). It may be easier for you to listen at http://bit.ly/harpclive. There is also a Prayer Meeting Folder linked there for you to use.