Category: Devotional

Christ Our Ark

Lord God,  Like in the days of Noah of old Few souls are joyous members of thy fold Thou didst judge the earth in righteousness  And did wash the world of sin  With the waters of the flood Now, O Lord cause thy life giving blood With mercy and grace set souls free From wickedness…

By Nathan A. Hughes, Esq. 27 February 2021 0

God’s World

Scripture begins with divine revelation that is simple, strong and sublime in the affirmation of truth. Scripture does not argue the existence of God, for all mankind knows the fact that God is both real and true. God’s creation declares his hand and being. One would not ask for proof of a book’s author, a…

By Nathan A. Hughes, Esq. 21 February 2021 0

You Will Reap What You Sow

“Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.” Galatians 6:7 Those who are wise will reap the benefits of such wisdom. This biblical principle is profitable for Christians and non-Christians. The action we take today affect tomorrow. The opening words of the verse teach us the…

By Nathan A. Hughes, Esq. 1 January 2021 0

Guilty Conscience

Having a good conscience; that, whereas they speak evil of you, as of evildoers, they may be ashamed that falsely accuse your good conversation in Christ. 1 Peter 3:16 I am sure you are aware of Martin Luther’s famous quote from the Diet of Worms about his conscience being captive to the Word of God…

By Nathan A. Hughes, Esq. 15 December 2020 0

The Suffering Saint

Throughout the Christian life, we face many sufferings. Some are real tests of faith and others are less of a hardship. Some sufferings come from the ungodly and some are sent by God to strengthen us. Sufferings seem like a daily occurrence among God’s people. We experience health problems, stress and ridicule. With all these…

By Nathan A. Hughes, Esq. 5 December 2020 0

The World or The Lord?

“And Elijah came unto all the people, and said, How long halt ye between two opinions? if the LORD be God, follow him: but if Baal, then follow him. And the people answered him not a word.”   I Kings XVIII. v21 It is this, that I wish to draw your attention to today. The choice…

By Nathan A. Hughes, Esq. 26 October 2020 0

Sin Breaks, But Christ Builds

“Whosoever committeth sin transgresseth also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law.” 1 John 3:4    Sin is the enemy of righteousness. Sin is our enemy, for sin is that barrier that blocks us from a right relationship with the living God. It was sin that brought the judgement of God on…

By Nathan A. Hughes, Esq. 5 October 2020 0

Faith Over Fear

Faith and fear are opposites. Faith drives out fear and fear drives out faith. We have a choice to make to live in fear or to live in faith. Let us look at some definitions. According to the Oxford English Dictionary fear means, “an unpleasant emotion caused by threat of danger, pain or harm.” The…

By Nathan A. Hughes, Esq. 30 September 2020 0

Bastards Or Sons

“But if ye be without chastisement, whereof all are partakers, then are ye bastards, and not sons. “ Hebrew 12.8    Chastisement in the Christian life is crucial. If we are not chastised by God it is a sign that we may not be true children of God. A loving and caring father will always…

By Nathan A. Hughes, Esq. 22 March 2020 0