Author Archives: Jerry

The surest weapon against bad ideas

Proverbs and Quotations “The only sure weapon against bad ideas is BETTER IDEAS.” A. Whitney Griswold My Comment: One source of the best ideas is the Bible. You can find good ideas in many well-written books. In my teaching career … Continue reading

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Sharpen your focus

Proverbs and Quotations “One of the gravest perils which besets the ministry is a restless scattering of energies over an amazing multiplicity of interests which leaves no margin of time and of strength for receptive and absorbing communion with God.” … Continue reading

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On Reading

Proverbs and Quotations “Resolve to edge in a little reading every day, if it is but a single sentence. If you gain fifteen minutes a day, it will make itself felt at the end of the year.”  Horace Mann My … Continue reading

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Reviewing my Reviewers!

There are nearly 100 five-star reviews on the estudysource.net website for  my book, The Ultimate Cross Reference Treasury. There are three reviews that I think it would be helpful for me  to comment on that either raise a question or exhibit … Continue reading

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Martin Smith, RIP

I wrote the following post earlier this week (Wednesday, December 4, 2019) on Facebook:   I received a call from a nurse at Vibra Hospital in Detroit this morning just after 9:00 am alerting me that my brother, Martin Smith, passed … Continue reading

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If you are not spiritually hungry, you are spiritually dead!

This is the most important issue you will ever face. If you have no desire to faithfully read your Bible daily, that is a significant indicator that you do not really have the spiritual life in you that true faith … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #552, Colossians 3:17

The Nugget: Col 3:17  And whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God and the Father by him. (KJV) Col 3:17 Whatever you say or do should be … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #551, 1 Corinthians 6:11

The Nugget: 1 Corinthians 6:11  And such were some of you: but ye are washed, but ye are sanctified, but ye are justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and by the Spirit of our God. (KJV) 1 Corinthians … Continue reading

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How to kick a bad habit

The Nugget: 1 Corinthians 6:11  And such were some of you: but ye are washed, but ye are sanctified, but ye are justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and by the Spirit of our God. My Comment: I … Continue reading

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Daily Bible Nugget #550, Proverbs 19:5

The Nugget: Pro 19:5  A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall not escape. (KJV) Pro 19:5 A false witness is not acquitted, Whoso breatheth out lies is not delivered. (Young’s Literal Translation) Pro 19:5 … Continue reading

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