Vinegar Upon Nitre is Not a Good Thing

Proverbs 25:20  As he that taketh away a garment in cold weather, and as vinegar upon nitre, so is he that singeth songs to an heavy heart. First things first. What’s nitre?  I like the definition I found in Nave’s Topical Dictionary. His full definition: “a chemical”. There you go. Since I’m no chemist and passed chemistry by the skin of More...

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By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

A Letter From Jesus

Imagine you walk in to the church service early one Sunday morning. Not here in West Virginia, but a church service in the city of Ephesus around the year 95 AD. Men are praying; Psalms and hymns sung by the faithful. More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

Fall and Faithfulness

It’s starting to cool down and feel more like fall. The leaves are starting to change colors and the days are getting shorter. Apples are being harvested and the grass has about called it quits for the year. This More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

Great is Thy Faithfulness

The book of Lamentations is a book of poems of sorrow and lament. Though it doesn’t sound very uplifting, it is very honest and does get us looking up. It is an encouragement to all those who trust in Jesus Christ.  More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

The God of the Overwhelmed

Psalm 61:1-8  Hear my cry, O God; attend unto my prayer. From the end of the earth will I cry unto thee, when my heart is overwhelmed: lead me to the rock that is higher than I. Have you ever felt like you were More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

Graves of Lust

Numbers 11:34 And he called the name of that place Kibrothhattaavah because there they buried the people that lusted. When I first started preaching, I would get to the difficult names or cities in the Old Testament, More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Born Again

You must be born again. You can reform your life. You can turn things around. You can stop drinking and start being nicer to your wife. But that is reformation. If you will be saved, you need regeneration. If you More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

The Call of God

During one of Paul’s missionary journey’s, the apostle made his way to the city of Thessalonica (Acts 17:1-5). When he arrived in a new city, it was his custom to begin his missionary work in a synagogue and More...

By Clay Free Press On Thursday, September 1st, 2016

It Is Finished

J. Gresham Machen wrote, “Christ died” – that is history; “Christ died for our sins” – that is doctrine. Without these two elements … there is no Christianity.” We know the time when Jesus died, More...

By Clay Free Press On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Jesus, the Perfect Savior

Would you agree with me that Jesus is a perfect Savior? Did Jesus accomplish what He set out to do? Starting with the eternal God and His Sovereign will and thinking about what the Bible says concerning redemption, More...