Welcome to Verity & Charity Bookstore
Cart 0


Democratic Party Policy Generator?

After playing with this buzzword generator for a few seconds, a horrible thought comes to mind:  Is this how politicians actually come up with their policies??? Almost 2700 years ago, the Prophet Isaiah lamented that there would be a day when “truth is fallen in the street.” (Isa. 59:14)    Sadly, we have arrived. Politics, the news media, social media and much of our world in general is no longer interested in speaking or hearing the simple truth.   Rather it is all about impressing people, sounding knowledgeable, getting likes and the promotion of self.  When truth is pushed to the back,...

Read more →

Utter Contempt

"Many waters cannot quench love, neither can the floods drown it: if a man would give all the substance of his house for love, it would utterly be contemned."  Song 8:7 To contemn is to treat with contempt – to regard with dishonour and consider to be vile and worthless.  There are as few emotionally charged words as that of contempt.  In Solomon’s desire to drive home the absurdity of paying for love he adds the word utter – utter contempt! The Holy Spirit helps us to understand the depth of this emotion being conveyed when we consider how  he...

Read more →

A Most Vehement Flame

In these last days of the church age, the wickedness and corruption of this world weighs heavy on the hearts of most believers.   While weariness and discouragement are the norm, how do we get back an intense, vehement passion for the things of God?

Read more →

Giving God Garbage

Exceptionalism is a rare thing.  In a day and age when the prevailing winds of society are socialism and equality, those who would put forth that extra effort to do it better than everyone else are increasingly frowned upon. Christians are not immune to this awful plague.  Doing our best for God shows everyone else up, looks pious and holier-than-thou and is just a lot of extra work that no one is going to thank you for – or so we are told. There is nothing new under the sun and this exact problem occupies much of the first chapter...

Read more →

Forgiven for HIS Name's Sake

“I write unto you, little children, because your sins are forgiven you for his name's sake.”  I John 2:12 If you attend testimony time at any decent Bible believing church, it will not take long to hear thankful saints praising God for their salvation.   Grateful brethren will testify how God delivered them from the misery and bondage of their sin.   Undeserved forgiveness will be mentioned over and over as the Lord is honoured for his mercy and grace and love. So often when we think of forgiveness our context is limited to the benefits that result in our lives.  God...

Read more →