DECEMBER: INCREASE… Our Likeness to Christ

1 John 3:2-3.  Beloved, now we are the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be; but we know that when He shall appear, we shall be like Him as He is. And every man that hath hope in Him purifieth himself, as He is pure. Read more…


NOVEMBER: INCREASE… Our Thanksgiving

Psalm 69:30  I will praise the name of God with a song, and will magnify him with thanksgiving.



OCTOBER: INCREASE… Our Witness

1 Thessalonians 2:4 “But as we were allowed of God to be put in trust with the gospel, even so we speak; not as pleasing men, but God, which trieth our hearts.” Read more…



SEPTEMBER: INCREASE… Our Strength

Question: “What does it mean to mount up with wings like eagles?” Read more…


PARTING IS SUCH SWEET SORROW!

I remember writing my first article for the Tabernacle Good News for the July 1999 issue, (Volume 4, Issue 7), entitled A New Pastor Is Coming to Town. Now I am writing my last article, somehow it seems so strange to think of it that way. Read more…



JULY: INCREASE… Our Compassion

We have two verses to memorize this month which admonish us to comfort others. In 2 Corinthians 1:3, 4; Paul says, “Blessed be God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of all mercies, and the God of all comfort;   Who comforted us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them that are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.” Read more…



JUNE: INCREASE… Our Security

Our memory verse for June speaks of the security that is available to God’s children. It says, “He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.” Read more…



MAY: INCREASE… Our Giving

“Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, shaken together, and running over shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to you again” (Luke 6:38). As we seek, to “Increase” or rather to seek to allow the Lord to “Increase” in our lives, we must consider the area of giving. Read more…


APRIL: INCREASE… Our Praying

Another area in our lives in which we would like our Saviour to increase is our prayer life. Our Lord’s life was saturated with prayer. Even though He was God, He constantly and continually talked with His Father. Read more…



MARCH: INCREASE… Our Obedience

Each month as we memorize another verse of Scripture, we are hiding God’s Word in our hearts. Our goal is to give the Holy Spirit of God more tools with which He can continue to conform us to the image of Christ (Romans 8:29). Our memory verse for March is a paradox. Read more…