David's Commentaries

February 11, 2018 by David Farmer 0 comments

Matthew 16:17 ‘Flesh and blood hath not revealed it unto thee.’

This grand declaration from the lips of our Savior were uttered in response to the blessed and renowned statement of Peter; his confession of faith, if you will, Thou art the Christ, the Son of the living God....Keep Reading

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February 4, 2018 by David Farmer 0 comments

Psalm 27:4 ‘One thing have I asked of Jehovah, that will I seek after.’

Psalm 27:4 -One thing have I asked of Jehovah, that will I seek after; That I may dwell in the house of Jehovah all the days of my life, To behold the beauty of Jehovah, And to inquire in his temple....Keep Reading

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January 28, 2018 by David Farmer 0 comments

Matthew 11:28 ‘Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden.’

Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light. ...Keep Reading

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January 21, 2018 by David Farmer 0 comments

Acts 13:41 - ‘A work which ye shall in no wise believe.’

These words of the apostle Paul are cited from the words of the prophet, Habakkuk, found in chapter one, verse five. This prophecy is spoken of by Habakkuk as The burden which Habakkuk the prophet did see. ...Keep Reading

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January 14, 2018 by David Farmer 0 comments

Psalm 17:15 ‘I shall be satisfied when I awake.’

Arise, O Jehovah, Confront him, cast him down: Deliver my soul from the wicked by thy sword; From men by thy hand, O Jehovah, From men of the world, whose portion is in this life, And whose belly thou fillest with thy treasure: They are satisfied with children, And leave the rest of their substance to their babes....Keep Reading

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December 31, 2017 by David Farmer 0 comments

Psalm 2:12 ‘Kiss the Son.’

Yet I have set my king upon my holy hill of Zion. I will tell of the decree: Jehovah said unto me, Thou art my son; this day have I begotten thee. Ask of me, and I will give thee the nations for thine inheritance, and the uttermost parts of the earth for thy possession. Thou shalt break them with a rod of iron; Thou shalt dash them in pieces like a potter’s vessel. Now therefore be wise, O ye kings: Be instructed, ye judges of the earth. Serve Jehovah with fear and rejoice with trembling. Kiss the son, lest he be angry, And ye perish in the way. For his wrath will soon be kindled. Blessed are all they that take refuge in him....Keep Reading

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December 24, 2017 by David Farmer 0 comments

John 21:25 ‘And there are also many other things which Jesus did.’

Wow! Are we already approaching another year? It hardly seems that an entire year has passed since this thought was set before us. What is there that we ought to do, or be doing, as we look back upon the year 2017?...Keep Reading

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December 17, 2017 by David Farmer 0 comments

Revelation 21:2 ‘And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God.’

One twentieth-century writer, I believe, is quite helpful in his attempts at setting before us this awe-striking portrait which John through God the Holy Spirit has set before us in lovely, simple words; And I saw a new heaven and a new earth....Keep Reading

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December 10, 2017 by David Farmer 0 comments

John 17:9 ‘I pray for them: I pray not for the world.’

No less than five times in this single chapter from John’s gospel account did our Savior speak of those believing on Him as those given unto Him by the Father Himself. ...Keep Reading

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December 2, 2017 by David Farmer 0 comments

Amos 3:3 ‘Shall two walk together except they have agreed?’

This third chapter in the prophecy of Amos, who was among the herdsmen of Tekoa, was directed by God toward the hearing of the children of Israel, against the whole family which I brought up out of the land of Egypt. The remarks of Thomas Scott (1747-1821) on this verse are well worth noting....Keep Reading

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