Category Archives: Holiness

Preachers and Doctors Agree on the Evil of Tobacco

It interests me that many years ago, well before scientific studies led to the conclusion that tobacco smoking was harmful to human beings, my church taught me not to smoke, that it was not pleasing to God, and that scripture … Continue reading

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Glorious Commandments

“For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous.“I John 5:3 “The law of the Lord is perfect . . .” Psalm 19:7 So cool. To accept the laws of God, … Continue reading

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It is in the Scajawea State Park in Pasco, Washington that the Snake and Columbia rivers meet. From that point on, there is no longer a Snake River; all that is seen is the Columbia. A significant confluence has occurred. … Continue reading

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Of Humble Cloth

“…Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble.” I Peter 5:5 In my last three posts on this site which have extended over … Continue reading

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A Blessed Child, originally uploaded by Shirley Buxton. Frequently, over the past few days, this scene has come to my mind. On more than one occasion, while attending the youth conference in Tucson last week, I chanced to sit behind … Continue reading

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Called a Christian

In conversation yesterday,  a young man said to me, “My wife is a true Christian.” No finer compliment can a man pay his wife than to describe her in that way. ___________________________________________________________________ My other blog is here.

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Holiness Effulgence

“Who is like unto thee, O LORD, among the gods? who is like thee, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders?” Exodus 15:11 Extending far beyond the rules and regulations of what many term holiness is the brilliant radiance … Continue reading

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