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From the archives of Oral Roberts The story is told of a very poor family who had only one treasure of any value ― a very rare old vase. One day the father received a telephone call to come home quickly because his little son had his hand caught in the vase. The family worked […]

Lindsay Roberts Sometimes when I’m cooking a pot of chicken, I like to add hot sauce to it. Wow! Something in the sauce kicks in and transforms the chicken from ordinary to something special. In the same fashion, when we pray sincere prayers infused with the Holy Spirit, it’s as if we add “hot sauce” […]

Richard Roberts In Luke 18:1, we read how Jesus taught that “men ought always to pray, and not to faint.” Of all the commands in the Bible, this is the only one I’ve found in which the phrase “ought always” is used. What does this phrase mean? It literally means “at all times.” This phrase […]

From the archives of Oral Roberts Matthew 4:1–10 NKJV tells the story of Jesus being led into the wilderness by the Holy Spirit to be tempted by the devil. Verse 2 says, And when He had fasted forty days and forty nights, afterward He was hungry. Jesus was fully God and yet He was fully […]

Lindsay Roberts The Bible says in Romans 10:17 that faith comes by hearing the Word of God. And one of the most powerful ways to hear the Word of God is for it to come right out of our own mouths. With all that’s going on in the world today, I’ve become more careful about […]

Richard Roberts When you face battles in life, God doesn’t expect you to fight them in your own strength without His help. Proverbs 3:5 says, Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. If you try to figure things out and fight your battles with your own understanding, […]

From the archives of Evelyn Roberts Do you ever feel as if you’ve planted seeds of faith, yet never gotten a harvest from them? In the book of Ruth, a woman named Naomi must have felt as if she had never gotten a harvest from all the seeds of faith she had planted. Naomi, her […]

From the archives of Oral Roberts As soon as the prophets of Baal had been defeated by Elijah, the Word of the Lord came again to Elijah and he spoke to Ahab, “Now is the time. The rain is going to come again very soon.” (See I Kings 18:41) Elijah spoke those words by faith […]

Lindsay Roberts I’m a detail person. I like to analyze things, get the facts, and then pick them apart. I especially like to get into God’s Word, find a Scripture, and then pick apart every word in it. I find myself doing the same thing sometimes with the TV news reports. I try to listen […]

Richard Roberts Many people today are seeking after “things”… fame, fortune, and personal pleasure. They find themselves working hard to achieve what they feel is important, but they never feel complete or at rest. Perhaps they are overlooking the most important thing―seeking after the Lord. God is not hard to find if you seek Him. […]