YOU CAN STUMBLE BUT YOU WON’T FALL (Part Six)

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div C. God designs our trials so they will not destroy us. This follows from all that I have said. Verse 24 assures us that though we may “stumble” or “fall” temporarily, we will not be utterly destroyed. God will not allow anything to permanently destroy…

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YOU CAN STUMBLE BUT YOU WON’T FALL (Part Five)

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div B. God takes pleasure in our struggle to walk in holiness. The last part of verse 23 says, “And he delights in his way.” The “he” refers to God and the “his” refers to the individual believer.” Spurgeon says it very nicely, “As parents are…

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YOU CAN STUMBLE BUT YOU WON’T FALL (Part Four)

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div A. Every detail of life is under God’s control. Intellectually we know this is true. If God is God, then he must know about all the things that happen to us, and in some sense, we can’t fully understand, that “all things” includes both the…

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BIRTH PAINS ARE INCREASING

HH, Godfrey Gregg D.Div Everywhere you look there are recurring themes in newspapers, blogs, and world news outlets for weeks now. Covid-19 and the Omicron variants, Russia and Ukraine war, and natural disasters dominate media outlet headlines. At first glance, we may look at these matters and conclude:  “Disease and…

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YOU CAN STUMBLE BUT YOU WON’T FALL (Part Three)

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div II. God promises that when we fall, we will not be utterly destroyed. Some versions say, “Though he stumbles, he will not fall.” Picture a trail that winds through a dense forest. As the pilgrim walks forward, he doesn’t see the rock buried just beneath…

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