Success in the Lord’s Work

Hits: 47[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 2  page. The two elements involved in success in the Lord’s work are seen in the following statement from Paul, the apostle: Wherefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmovable, always abounding in…

Respect for Authority

Hits: 72[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Longer Articles page.] In every system there is a basic, core principle that largely determines the nature and operation of the whole. In the business world, the guiding principle is to turn a profit….

You and Responsibility

Hits: 10[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 2  page.] Recently I came across a statement containing the following thought: “A person who shoulders his responsibilities has little room left for chips.” There is so much truth in the sentence…

The Hardest Gift to Give

Hits: 6[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 2  page.] In our affluent economy of the past two generations many luxuries have become common place. With the steadily increasing power of television and its commercial pitch, our children have come…

Seek First the Kingdom

Hits: 11[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 2 page.] Jesus forever settles where God’s church, the kingdom on earth, should come in one’s list of values: “But seek ye first his kingdom, and his righteousness” (Matt. 6:33). But when and…