Needed: More Empty Vessels

by Dr. George Bell
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“And it came to pass, when the vessels were full, that she said unto her son, Bring me yet a vessel. And he said unto her, There is not a vessel more. And the oil stayed.” II Kings 4:6 This is a truly amazing story! A widow, who had been married to one of the […]

Is Your Heart Sitting Down?

by Dr. George Bell
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“Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you.” John 14:27 We are told by Bearing precious Seed, World Tract League, Final Frontiers and like organizations that there are hundreds of languages and dialects into which the Scripture has not yet been translated. Those who are seeking to reach these people, tribes and […]

Dying From Improvements

by Dr. George Bell
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“Beware lest any man spoil you through philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of men, after the rudiments of the world, and not after Christ.” Colossians 2:8 Dying From Improvements In II Corinthians 11:3 Paul the Apostle fears that the Corinthian Christians might be “corrupted from the simplicity that is in Christ.” I wonder […]

Too Close To Where I Got In

by Dr. George Bell
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“And the Lord said unto Moses, Wherefore criest thou unto me? Speak unto the children of Israel; that they go forward.” Exodus 14:15 The day we first got saved is but the first step in a journey which can never end until we reach the final goal of perfection. We are to go forward constantly. […]

“Most Gladly Therefore”

by Dr. George Bell
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“And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.” II Corinthians 12:9 Paul, the great Apostle, has set us a blessed example in regard to suffering. […]

Perhaps A Special Invitation To Prayer

by Dr. George Bell
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“But the end of all things is at hand: be ye therefore sober; and watch unto prayer.” I Peter 4:7 Someone has said that when a Christian suddenly awakens in the night for no apparent reason, he can be quite sure that he has received a special invitation from the Lord to engage in prayer, […]

God Must Be Dead!

by Dr. George Bell
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“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore will not we fear.” Psalm 46:1, 2 “At one time,” said Martin Luther, “I was sorely vexed and tried by my own sinfulness, by the wickedness of the world, and by the dangers which beset the church. One morning I saw my […]

Don’t Look Back!

by Dr. George Bell
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“No man, having put his hand to the plough, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God.” Luke 9:62 To plough straight furrows, this is the formula that Jesus Christ Himself gives to us. All believers are plowmen, but all believers do not plow a straight furrow. In this passage in Luke, Jesus […]

No Place For The Devil

by Dr. George Bell
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“Neither give place to the devil.” Ephesians 4:27 A teacher in a Bible school gave his students two subjects for their examination paper. They were to write a half hour on each of the two subjects, the Holy Spirit, and the devil. One student wrote steadily for an hour on the first subject, the Holy […]

“I Am Like a Broken Vessel”

by Dr. George Bell
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“I am forgotten as a dead man out of mind: I am like a broken vessel.” Psalm 31:12 There are few entirely unbroken lives in this world that are useful to God. There are few men and women who can fulfill their own hopes and plans without interruption and disappointments all along the way. But […]