Joel

A Free Grace Promise

Oct 11

A Free Grace Promise   “And it shall come to pass, that whosoever shall call on the name of the Lord shall be delivered.” — Joel ii. 32.   VENGEANCE was in full career. The armies of divine justice had been called forth for war: “They shall run like mighty men; they shall climb the wall like men of …

Joel:2:32

One More Cast of the Great Net

Nov 14

One More Cast of the Great Net “And it shall come to pass, that whosoever shall call on the name of the Lord shall be delivered: for in mount Zion and in Jerusalem shall be deliverance, as the Lord hath said, and in the remnant whom the Lord shall call.”— Joel ii. 32. I THOUGHT within myself, …

Joel:2:32.

Truth Stranger than Fiction

May 30

Truth Stranger than Fiction   “And I will restore to you the years that the locust hath eaten.”—Joel ii. 25. LOST years can never be restored literally. Time once past is gone for ever. Let no man make any mistake about this, or trifle with the present moment under any notion that the flying hour will ever wing …

Joel:2:25

Wonders

Feb 22

Wonders   “And praise the name of the Lord your God, that hath dealt wondrously with you.”— Joel ii, 26.   IN the case which is particularly mentioned in this chapter, the nation of Israel had very grievously gone astray, and therefore they were visited by a very remarkable chastisement. An unusual plague of locusts devoured all the fruit …

Joel:2:26

Perfect Cleansing

Apr 07

Perfect Cleansing   " For I will cleanse their blood that I have not cleansed.” — Joel 3:21.        Some think that this text has reference to the blood of the persecuted and martyred Israel. God had by terrible judgments avenged himself of the different nations who had carried his people captive, and according to some expositors, in …

Joel:3:21