A Dry and Weary Land

Commentary by Martin G. Collins

Drought has perennially been evidence of God's displeasure toward people who have blatantly forsaken Him for false gods.


A Drop to Drink

'WorldWatch' by Joseph B. Baity

The American West is once again under severe drought conditions, and now a first-ever federal water-shortage declaration on the Colorado River will be announced.


Imagining The Garden of Eden (Part Six)

Sermon by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

Richard Ritenbaugh, reflecting that we have been blessed by rivers and streams in North America, reminds us that ancient Israel was a land of few rivers, and those rivers would often become wadis or secos in the dry season. Consequently, the inhabitants of this land are totally dependent upon God Almighty for rainfall. We learn …


David and the Gibeonites

Sermon by Richard T. Ritenbaugh

Saul tried to placate God by massacring Gibeonites. Later, David yielded to the Gibeonites' by hanging Saul's descendants to avenge the slaughter. God was not pleased.


Satan (Part 2)

Sermon by John W. Ritenbaugh

Satan uses disinformation, spread through false ministers/prophets, teaching smooth things that destroy. We must test the spirits to ensure a teaching is from God.


The Continuous Testing of Our Faith

Sermon by Martin G. Collins

The constant tests to which God submits His people enable them to build character by responding in faith. God perfected Abraham's faith through difficult trials.