Milton Haack

A Certain Hope

"For the Lord himself shall descend." 1Th 4:16 "So shall we ever be with the Lord." 1Th 4:17  "Looking for that blessed hope." Tit 2:13 This blessed hope is; A powerful hope; "the dead shall be raised" 1Co 15:52 A glorious hope;  "this corruptible must put on incorruption,         this mortality must put on immortality" 1Co 15:53 A victorious hope; "O death where is thy sting, O grave where is thy victory?" 1Co 15:55 ...

About the Author

Milton Haack was born into a religious family, but did not have a personal conversion relationship to the Lord, so consequently did not have peace with God or assurance of salvation. Stationed on PT boats in the US Navy during the 2nd World War, he heard the gospel and was saved on the island of Samar, Philippines. He learned to love the Filipino people and almost immediately had a burden to one day return and share the Gospel with them. In 1958, the Lord opened the door for the family, ...

Chapter 12 - Here Comes The Bride

(Church) Exposition What is the CHURCH? There are confusing answers to this question in Christendom. Some say, it is that building with the tall steeple. Some say it is the denomination, which my ancestors belonged to. There is only one place where we can find the correct answer and that is the Bible. Let us consider the DEFINITION of the word, Church. According to Strong’s Greek dictionary the word is “Ekklesia” which means, an “out-calling.” It is used 118 times in the ...

Chapter 11 - God’s Mighty Army

(Heroes of the faith – Christian soldiers) Exposition Christian Soldier And His Armor Paul exhorted Timothy to “endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ” 2Tim. 3:4 - And, “... be strong... put on the whole Armour of God... that ye may be able to stand” - Eph. 6:10,11 - All Christians are in the spiritual battle, but to be a “good” soldier, it is voluntary. This requires a special commitment and endurance. - - First, let us consider the, TRAITS OF A GOOD ...

Chapter 10 - Ye Shall Receive Power

(Holy Spirit) Exposition “When I am weak, then am I strong” - 2Cor. 12:10 - This is Paul’s testimony. When he realized he had no strength in himself, then he turned to the Lord for his support. All the work accomplished in and through the Christian is achieved by the power of the Holy Spirit. - Before the Lord left His disciples to return into heaven, He promised them that they would, “receive power” Acts 1:8 - He was referring to the coming of the Holy Spirit on the day of P...

Chapter 9 - “Surely I Come Quickly”

(Prophesy - Things to come) Exposition MARANATHA - 1Cor. 16:22 - Is of Aramaic origin, meaning, “Our Lord has come or will come.” - When two Hebrew meet they greet each other with, “Shalom” meaning peace. They are not so much thinking of peace with God as, peace with their Arab neighbors. When Christians in the early Church met they greeted each other with MARANATHA, that is, “the Lord cometh” - Their hearts were thrilled with the fact that He came and with the promis...

Chapter 8 - Special Occasions

(New years / Thanksgiving / Mothers day, etc) Exposition ----Mothers Day: God’s Beauty Queen - Proverbs. 31:10-31 God calls her, A VIRTUOUS WOMAN: because, “...her price [is] far above rubies” 10 - There is no price tag because she is not for sale! You have to “find” her, (vs.10) - dig deep for this precious gems. You wont find her on the street, or the pub, or theater, but look in the Bible Class or prayer meeting. She is God’s, BEAUTY QUEEN True beauty is i...

Chapter 7 - Peer Pressure

(Young People In An Evil World) Exposition In order to face the stresses in life, including “PEER PRESSURE,” we need to maintain an unbroken communion fellowship with the Lord. FIRST; you need; ASSURANCE and SECURITY - Can we be sure? - Few people are sure; Religionist’s are never sure. They have a “do it yourself... hope so... I’m doing my best,” philosophy. We ask the question, “are you married?” - we don’t expect them to answer, “I think so... or I hope so”...

Chapter 6 - As For Me And My House

(Christian Home / Family) Exposition What a noble aspiration, “as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.” Joshua 24:15 - Joshua was a great leader chosen by God to replace Moses. Joshua experienced many military victories, but he also had a burden for his family. He longed for them to join him in serving the Lord. – Today, Satan threatens the family. It is his prime target because he knows if he destroys the family unit he as won a victory in the Church and the world. ...

Chapter 5 - Praise Ye The Lord

(Worship) Exposition A Call To Worship Give unto the LORD the glory due unto his name; worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness. Psalm. 29:2 - Worship is the highest occupation of the believer, because it gives God what He is worthy of. The whole universe is bound to worship Him. The Father seeks voluntary worship from His redeemed children. John 4:24 - God is Self-sufficient but our Heavenly Father is not Self-satisfied. Worship is the most intimate communion possible between G...
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