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"The Lord gave the Word; great was the company of those that published it." Psalm 68:11

The written Word can go where and when the human voice cannot.
Literature is the most cost-effective way of proclaiming the Gospel.
It has no passport or visa problems.
It knows no fear.
It never loses its temper.
It never tires.
It is never discouraged.
It can tell its story over and over again.
It can be received, read and studied, in secret.
It speaks without an accent.
It never compromises.
The written Word is more permanent than the human voice.
A drop of ink may make a million think!

"So then Faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the Word of God." Romans 10:17


"For I am not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God to salvation for everyone who believes…" Romans 1:16


"For the Word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart." Hebrews 4:12

"Your Word I have hidden in my heart, that I might not sin against You." Psalm 119:11 

"The entrance of Your Words gives light; it gives understanding to the simple." Psalm 119:130 

"O, how I love Your Law! It is my meditation all the day." Psalm 119:97 

"Therefore, you shall lay up these Words of Mine in your heart and in your soul…" Deuteronomy 11:18 

"Let the Word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom, teaching and admonishing one another in Psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord." Colossians 3:16 

"Heaven and earth will pass away, but My Words will by no means pass away." Matthew 24:35 

"But the Word of our God stands forever." Isaiah 40:8 

"So shall My Word be that goes forth from My mouth; it shall not return to Me void, but it shall accomplish what I please and it shall prosper in the thing for which I sent it." Isaiah 55:11


Dr. Peter Hammond

Frontline Fellowship
P.O. Box 74 Newlands 7725
Cape Town South Africa
Tel: 021-689-4480
Fax: 021-685-5884
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See also:
Bibles for Africa

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