March 30, 2014 The Doctrine of Christ “If there come any unto you, and bring not this doctrine, receive him not into your house, neither bid him God speed.” (2 John 10)   This apparently harsh instruction seems at first to conflict with the many biblical exhortations to show hospitality, but it needs to be placed in context. READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7943/

March 30, 2014 The Doctrine of Christ “If there come any unto you, and bring not this doctrine, receive him not into your house, neither bid him God speed.” (2 John 10) This apparently harsh instruction seems at first to conflict with the many biblical exhortations to show hospitality, but it needs to be placed in context. READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7943/

March 17, 2014 Brethren, We Have Met to Worship “We do not cease to pray for you, and to desire that ye might be filled with the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding.” (Colossians 1:9)   http://www.icr.org/article/7930/

March 17, 2014 Brethren, We Have Met to Worship “We do not cease to pray for you, and to desire that ye might be filled with the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding.” (Colossians 1:9) http://www.icr.org/article/7930/

April 14, 2014 Korah's Dispute “Woe unto them! for they have . . . perished in the gainsaying of Core.” (Jude 1:11)   Jude describes the Levite Korah’s rebellion against Moses (Numbers 16) as an antilogia (to speak against, dispute, contradict). READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7958/

April 14, 2014 Korah's Dispute “Woe unto them! for they have . . . perished in the gainsaying of Core.” (Jude 1:11) Jude describes the Levite Korah’s rebellion against Moses (Numbers 16) as an antilogia (to speak against, dispute, contradict). READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7958/

April 5, 2014 Strong and Courageous “And David said to Solomon his son, Be strong and of good courage, and do it: fear not, nor be dismayed: for the LORD God, even my God, will be with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee, until thou hast finished all the work for the service of the house of the LORD.” (1 Chronicles 28:20)   This admonition—to be strong and of good courage—is found 11 times in the Bible— READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7949/

April 5, 2014 Strong and Courageous “And David said to Solomon his son, Be strong and of good courage, and do it: fear not, nor be dismayed: for the LORD God, even my God, will be with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee, until thou hast finished all the work for the service of the house of the LORD.” (1 Chronicles 28:20) This admonition—to be strong and of good courage—is found 11 times in the Bible— READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7949/

April 21, 2014 Hidden Rocks “These are spots in your feasts of charity, when they feast with you, feeding themselves without fear.” (Jude 1:12)   The “spots” that the translators chose for this description by Jude may be better understood as “hidden rocks” just below a lake’s surface or covered over by shallow sand in a pathway. Spilas is the Greek word, not used elsewhere in the New Testament. READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7965/

April 21, 2014 Hidden Rocks “These are spots in your feasts of charity, when they feast with you, feeding themselves without fear.” (Jude 1:12) The “spots” that the translators chose for this description by Jude may be better understood as “hidden rocks” just below a lake’s surface or covered over by shallow sand in a pathway. Spilas is the Greek word, not used elsewhere in the New Testament. READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7965/

March 26, 2014 Learning to Trust “Though I walk in the midst of trouble, thou wilt revive me: thou shalt stretch forth thine hand against the wrath of mine enemies, and thy right hand shall save me.” (Psalm 138:7)   David makes three simple points in his final admonition to those who struggle with trusting in God’s lovingkindness and truth. READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7939/

March 26, 2014 Learning to Trust “Though I walk in the midst of trouble, thou wilt revive me: thou shalt stretch forth thine hand against the wrath of mine enemies, and thy right hand shall save me.” (Psalm 138:7) David makes three simple points in his final admonition to those who struggle with trusting in God’s lovingkindness and truth. READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7939/

April 16, 2014 All the Lonely People “I looked on my right hand, and beheld, but there was no man that would know me: refuge failed me; no man cared for my soul.” (Psalm 142:4)   This is one of the saddest verses in the Bible. To be all alone, not knowing where to find refuge from problems that bear heavily at times—this is the lot of many lonely people. READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7960/

April 16, 2014 All the Lonely People “I looked on my right hand, and beheld, but there was no man that would know me: refuge failed me; no man cared for my soul.” (Psalm 142:4) This is one of the saddest verses in the Bible. To be all alone, not knowing where to find refuge from problems that bear heavily at times—this is the lot of many lonely people. READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7960/

April 15, 2014 Answered by a Word from God “And no man was able to answer him a word, neither durst any man from that day forth ask him any more questions.” (Matthew 22:46)   The two dominant sects among the Jews at the time of Christ were the Sadducees and the Pharisees. Although both of these believed in the divine inspiration of the Scriptures, they both refused to believe that Jesus was the Messiah. READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7959/

April 15, 2014 Answered by a Word from God “And no man was able to answer him a word, neither durst any man from that day forth ask him any more questions.” (Matthew 22:46) The two dominant sects among the Jews at the time of Christ were the Sadducees and the Pharisees. Although both of these believed in the divine inspiration of the Scriptures, they both refused to believe that Jesus was the Messiah. READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7959/

April 10, 2014 The Trinity and the Christian “The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Ghost, be with you all. Amen.” (2 Corinthians 13:14)   The doctrine of the triune God is unique to Christianity. There is only one God, yet three Persons—Father, Son, and Holy Spirit—each with His own distinct relation to mankind, yet each equally, fully, and eternally God.  READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7954/

April 10, 2014 The Trinity and the Christian “The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Ghost, be with you all. Amen.” (2 Corinthians 13:14) The doctrine of the triune God is unique to Christianity. There is only one God, yet three Persons—Father, Son, and Holy Spirit—each with His own distinct relation to mankind, yet each equally, fully, and eternally God. READ FULL DEVOTION: http://www.icr.org/article/7954/

Breaking Ground, Sowing Seed, and Bearing Fruit: http://www.icr.org/article/10012 As you can probably tell by this issue of Acts & Facts, our recent web news, and our social media platforms, we are excited about beginning construction on the ICR Discovery Center for Science and Earth History. We’ve prayed for and anticipated this adventure for years, and it’s finally happening!

Breaking Ground, Sowing Seed, and Bearing Fruit: http://www.icr.org/article/10012 As you can probably tell by this issue of Acts & Facts, our recent web news, and our social media platforms, we are excited about beginning construction on the ICR Discovery Center for Science and Earth History. We’ve prayed for and anticipated this adventure for years, and it’s finally happening!

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