Category Archives: Streams in the Desert

Hardship Makes Character – Streams in the Desert 01/13

“In all these things we are more than conquerors through him that loved us” (Romans 8:37). This is more than victory. This is a triumph so complete that we have not only escaped defeat and destruction, but we have destroyed … Continue reading

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Hedged In – Streams in the Desert 01/12

“Reckon it nothing but joy…whenever you find yourself hedged in by the various trials, be assured that the testing of your faith leads to power of endurance” (James 1:2-3) Weymouth God hedges in His own that He may preserve them, … Continue reading

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Trained to Comfort – Streams in the Desert 01/11

“Comfort ye, comfort ye my people, saith your God” (Isa. 40:1). Store up comfort. This was the prophet’s mission. The world is full of comfortless hearts, and ere thou art sufficient for this lofty ministry, thou must be trained. And … Continue reading

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Shut Doors – Streams in the Desert 01/10

“They were forbidden of the Holy Ghost to preach the Word in Asia” (Acts 16:6). It is interesting to study the methods of His guidance as it was extended towards these early heralds of the Cross. It consisted largely in … Continue reading

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Made Perfect Through Suffering – Streams in the Desert 01/09

“For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us” (Rom. 8:18). I kept for nearly a year the flask-shaped cocoon of an emperor moth. … Continue reading

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Showers and Sunshine – Streams in the Desert 01/08

“I will cause the shower to come down in his season; there shall be showers of blessing” (Ezek. 34:26). What is thy season this morning? Is it a season of drought? Then that is the season for showers. Is it … Continue reading

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Contentment – Streams in the Desert 01/07

“I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content” (Phil. 4:11). Paul, denied of every comfort, wrote the above words in his dungeon. A story is told of a king who went into his garden one morning, … Continue reading

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Step-By-Step Grace – Streams in the Desert 01/06

“When thou passest through the waters…they shall not overflow thee” (Isa. 43:2). God does not open paths for us in advance of our coming. He does not promise help before help is needed. He does not remove obstacles out of … Continue reading

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None to Help But God – Streams in the Desert 01/05

“Lord, there is none beside thee to help.” (2 Chron. 14:11, RV). Remind God of His entire responsibility. “There is none beside thee to help.” The odds against Asa were enormous. There was a million of men in arms against … Continue reading

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Believing Prayer – Streams in the Desert 01/04

“Jesus saith unto him, Go thy way; thy son liveth. And the man believed the word that Jesus had spoken unto him, and he went his way” (John 4:50). “When ye pray, believe” (Mark 11:24). When there is a matter … Continue reading

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