Posts from June 2014

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Question To The Counselor – What is courage?

by Dr. Norman Wise

What is courage? Is Courage being mad and bad? Is Courage calling people names and slandering them? Is Courage being unreasonable and demanding only your own way? Is Courage being violent and abusive? No this is not courage Courage is to be afraid but do what has to be done even when one is afraid. […]

Question to the Counselor – Can I lose my salvation?

by Dr. Norman Wise

Dear friend, The short answer is that true Christians cannot lose their salvation! Period end of report! Here is a key verse we should think about. My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal life, and they will never perish, and no one will snatch them […]

Question to the Counselor – How can I trust God more?

by Dr. Norman Wise

Can you tell me how I can trust God more? Is there a book that would be helpful? The LORD is a stronghold for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble. And those who know your name put their trust in you, for you, O LORD, have not forsaken those who seek you. Sing […]

What is your purpose?

by Dr. Norman Wise

They lift up their voices, they sing for joy; over the majesty of the LORD they shout from the west. Therefore in the east give glory to the LORD; in the coastlands of the sea, give glory to the name of the LORD, the God of Israel. From the ends of the earth we hear […]

Resting In The Promises

by Dr. Norman Wise

Resting in the Promise of Pardon which has been Paid for by Jesus Alone 30 Therefore when Jesus had received the sour wine, He said, “It is finished!” And He bowed His head and gave up His spirit. [Jhn 19:30 NASB] The Messiah Jesus on the cross said tetelestai” – τετέλεσται. This is His last […]

How we can have faith on hard days

by Dr. Norman Wise

Today I lead a service of memorial for a dear friend who died of cancer last Sunday. As I prepared for that service I read my morning dose of Spurgeon and knew the Lord had provided it for me. My friend, like many had suffered greatly before he entered into the salvation and joy of […]