Make Sure Your Lantern Is Lit!

“Therefore to him that knoweth to do good, and doeth it not, to him it is sin” (James 4:17).   A night watchman was a defendant in a court case. He had been on duty at a railway crossing on the night of an accident in which a train had struck a car resulting in … Continue reading

The Conditional Promises of Scripture

“The LORD rewarded me according to my righteousness; according to the cleanness of my hands hath he recompensed me” (Psalms 18:20). God’s blessings are not automatic. It’s as we begin to develop Godly character that we begin to see the rewards of God’s blessing upon our lives. As … Continue reading

The Price of a Comma

A woman touring Europe cabled her husband the following message: “Have found wonderful bracelet. Price seventy-five thousand dollars. May I buy it?” Her husband immediately responded with the message: “No, price too high.” However, the telegraph operator missed one small detail in his … Continue reading

George Washington Carver

As a young boy, George Washington Carver learned the importance of not neglecting work and study to enjoy his love of nature and painting. This thoroughness in keeping his priorities straight later paid off when he became a botanist and chemist. As the professor of agriculture at the Tuskegee … Continue reading