Posts from August 2013

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The Greatest Blessing

by Brian Mills

The greatest blessing on this side of Heaven! God’s children have found that suffering times were blessed times–that they never had such nearness to their Father, such holy freedom with Him, and such heavenly comforts from Him–as under affliction; it only took away what checked the current of His love, His peace, and His joy […]

The Love God Has For Us

by Brian Mills

“And we have known and believed the love that God has for us.  ” 1 John 4:16 The sweeter the truth — the more backward we often are to receive and believe it. Therefore it must be presented to us again and again. What is more pleasant than the fact that “God is love!”  Yet so quickly […]

Search the Scriptures

by Brian Mills

“These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the Word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so.”  Acts 17:11 The Greek word translated search signifies a strict, close, diligent, curious search–the kind men make when they are seeking gold, or hunters when they […]