GOD’S ETERNAL PLEDGE

"He hath remembered his covenant forever, the word which he commanded to a thousand generations." Psalm 105:8 God stands back of every promise He has made. With your Bibles in your hands, say: “I have done as Thou hast said. I present Thy…

THREE GORGES DAM

AN AMAZING FACT: It is the virtual definition of a monumental project—a dam 1.5 miles wide and more than 600 feet high that will create a reservoir hundreds of feet deep and longer than the state of Oregon. And this one dam’s hydropower…

WRITTEN ON THE HEART

"After those days, saith the Lord, I will put my law in their inward parts, and write it in their hearts. . . . I will forgive their iniquity, and I will remember their sin no more." Jer. 31:33, 34. The same law that was engraved upon the…

CONVERSION MIRACLES

AN AMAZING FACT: Plastic is one of the most versatile materials in the world. Plastics can be made as hard as stone, strong as steel, transparent as glass, and elastic as rubber. Plastics are also lightweight, waterproof, resistant to…

TO DRAW US TO GOD

"I have loved thee with an everlasting love: therefore with lovingkindness have I drawn thee." Jeremiah 31:3. The Lord of life and glory clothed His divinity with humanity to demonstrate to man that God through the gift of Christ would…

THE CAN OPENER

AN AMAZING FACT: Did you know it was 48 years after tin cans were first introduced before the can opener was invented? Until then, cans were beaten open with a hammer and chisel. The tin can for preserving food was patented in 1810 by a…

TERMS OF THE COVENANT

"If ye will obey my voice indeed, and keep my covenant, then ye shall be a peculiar treasure unto me above all people." Exodus 19:5. In the beginning, God gave His law to mankind as a means of attaining happiness and eternal life. The ten…

PIONEER 10

AN AMAZING FACT: Question: What was made by humans and is 8 billion miles away? Answer: Pioneer 10. This robotic space probe was launched on March 3, 1972, and is more than 9.5 light-hours from Earth. Pioneer 10 is presently about twice as…

SOURCE OF COMPASSION AND MERCY

"Thy throne, O God, is for ever and ever: the sceptre of thy kingdom is a right sceptre." Psalm 45:6. Though now He has ascended to the presence of God, and shares the throne of the universe, Jesus has lost none of His compassionate nature.…

THE BIG DIG

AN AMAZING FACT: Boston’s Central Artery Tunnel Project, better known as the Big Dig, constitutes the largest construction project in U.S. history. It called for replacing an elevated six-lane highway through downtown Boston with an eight-…

IN THE MOST HOLY PLACE

"The Lord is in his holy temple: let all the earth keep silence before him." Habakkuk 2:20. I saw a throne, and on it sat the Father and the Son. I gazed on Jesus’ countenance and admired His lovely person. The Father’s person I could not…

CHINESE BULLET TRAIN

300 mph. The Beijing-Shanghai High-Speed Railway is now in service and is the world’s longest high-speed line ever constructed in a single phase. It was designed to carry passengers 811 miles in about four hours, averaging 204 mph. Other…

BLESSINGS THROUGH OBEDIENCE

"I delight to do thy will, O my God: yea, thy law is within my heart." Psalm 40:8. What a God is our God! He rules over His kingdom with diligence and care, and He has built a hedge—the Ten Commandments—about His subjects to preserve them…

Lasers

AN AMAZING FACT: In 1960, an American physicist with Hughes Aircraft Corporation constructed the first working laser from a ruby crystal rod. Since that time, the laser has revolutionized every realm of modern life. The word LASER is…

ADOPTED SONS AND DAUGHTERS

"Having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to himself, according to the good pleasure of his will, to the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us accepted in the beloved." Ephesians 1:5, 6…

DARKNESS OVER THE LAND

AN AMAZING FACT: Henry Ford’s mansion, named “Fair Lane,” still stands in Dearborn, Michigan, filled with elaborately carved woodwork and technical wonders as an example of this unique man’s innovation. For its location, Ford chose 1,300…

GOD WITH US

"They shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us." Matthew 1:23. From the days of eternity the Lord Jesus Christ was one with the Father; He was “the image of God,” the image of His greatness and majesty, “the…

THE RIGHT WAY

AN AMAZING FACT: Credit for the first modern typewriter belongs to Christopher Sholes, a newspaper editor who lived in Milwaukee in the 1860s. On the Sholes and Remington, as on present-day manual typewriters, each character was set on the…