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How Do You Hear the Word of God?

"For this cause also thank we God without ceasing, because, when ye received the word of God which ye heard of us, ye received it not as the word of men, but as it is in truth, the word of God, which effectually worketh also in you that believe" (1 Thessalonians 2:13).
What does Paul mean when he writes "when ye received the word of God ... ye received it not as the word of men..."? This almost sounds like double-talk. In reality, it is two … Continue Reading ››

The Bible Stands

"For ever, O LORD, thy word is settled in heaven" (Psalm 119:89).
In 1889 a schoolteacher told a ten-year-old boy, "You will never amount to very much." That boy was Albert Einstein. In 1954 a music manager told a young singer, "You ought to go back to driving a truck." That singer was Elvis Presley. In 1962 a record company told a group of singers, "We don't like your sound. Groups with guitars are definitely on their way out." They said that to the Beatles. Man … Continue Reading ››