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Tid Bits of Wisdom

TID BITS of WISDOM from the

1801 Old Hickory Trail
DeSoto, Texas 75115
From the Wonderful Word Publishers

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JUNE & JULY 2017 Vol. 11,7-8


This picture is Glorias father,

mother and our first born son,
Tom. This is 56 yrs. later.

We are living in a generation where Satan is working overtime to

destroy the family. The father, the mother and the children are being at-
tacked on a daily basis. We are turning our hearts away from one another
and going about to live life for the good of ourselves. How many homes
do you know of today that are dedicated to raising a godly seed? How
many homes do you know of that live to bring glory to God? How many
people today live in a disfunctional home? Father, what is it like at your

The most difficult place to live your Christian life successfully,

is in the home!!! When you can have a peaceful home, then your family
has learned to live what they believe. Not every day do we have a right
spirit or right desires. Some days we deal with a bad attitude or we might
be irritable. In other words our flesh is on top and our Spirit of God is on
DeSoto, Texas 75115

bottom! We will never get to where we do not battle these things, but we
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are charged to OVERCOME the daily trials of our faith. If you cant
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do right under pressure at home, then youre playing a game when you
go outside. Take a good look at our country today. How did we get to
be where we are today? We removed the LAW, or lets say we tried to
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(Continued from page one) BRO. JOE & DORIS WEST
(This is a portion of his prayer letter.
CALLING ALL Many of you will know them and we
FATHERS thought you might like to know how
they are doing so you could pray for
the law. It is still on many of the buildings in Washington D.C. today. Our them.)
new president is attempting to rule by law and our country doesnt respect
him for doing so. They think the law is cruel. They fight against the death We have some good news
penalty because they have pity for the criminal and forget about the one about our health, especially about
who lost their life. Yet, they kill the innocent every day in abortions. We Doris. The skin cancer that she had
have forsaken just judgment in our country today and we are in a mess. removed from her leg and arm has
Likewise, our homes are doing the same thing. healed and the cancers are gone.
Hallelujah!! We still have some bat-
The father is to be the judge of the home. He sets the command- tles with blood pressure, but I think Can you guess what this
ments of a home and the mothers job is to enforce those commandments. thats normal for most seniors. picture is saying?
The father and the mother must be in one heart concerning those com- I am still preaching and still
mandments in order to rule properly. Most marriages are great until the getting invitations to preach. Un-
Answer: Chicken pot pie!!!
birth of the first child. It is here that the parents find out just how much fortunately, many invitations I am
they disagree on how to raise that child. This is usually where the war unable to accept because of long dis-
begins. Usually one will be harsh and the other too soft. If youre smart tances to travel; however, God is still THE WONDERFUL WORD
this is where you will sit down with one another and talk through your faithful to use me and open doors for Tid Bits of Wisdom
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than likely end in divorce. Whats worse is that one just gives over to the One final thought as we close Bits of Wisdom, is the official voice of WON-
other and stays mad at them all the time. If you and your wife do not be- out this letter. As some of you al- religious organization, endeavoring to publish
come one, you are not building a family; you are destroying children. The ready know, our son, Pastor Larry Gospel Literature in the Spanish Language
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how to work together and you are headed for destruction! STOP! TURN just recently finished up his last dose white unto harvest, and contending for the
AROUND. Dont give up until you have solved your problem (whatever of radiation. He has a couple more verbally inspired Word, exalthing the LIVING
it takes). Gloria and I were fighting it out, not working it out, the first four doses of chemo, and is on a very SPANISH TRACTS
years of our marriage. As we sought to conquer our problems, God taught strict diet. Doris and I, along with Wonderful Word Publishers
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OVERCOME. You must not just give in and let her have her way. You many others, have prayerfully com-
must love her enough to work it out. God holds you responsible for the mitted him to God for a miraculous TID BITS OF WISDOM
work! Be ready to hear as well as speak. healing. He is holding up very well Bro. Jerry & Gloria Brewster
1801 Old Hickory Trail
and has a great trust in God. Please DeSoto, Texas 75115
Mankind likes to blame all the problems on the other party, but we join us in lifting him up and his dear E-mail
do not give an account for the other party. We will give an account for wife Donna in daily prayer. 214-293-5252
ourselves when we stand before God. Jesus gave His life for us. Do you Still Pressing On!!!
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TID BITS MONTHLY love your family enough to die to yourself if thats what it takes? What a
REPORT treasure a family has, who has a father who would die for them.

A family is a kingdom with the fathers name on it. When a man

Have you noticed that the Christian life is anything but boring? I love the takes a wife, he gives her his name and they become one. What he does
way God gives us verity. This has been a fast moving two months for us. Gradu- affects her life and what she does affects his life. What he possesses is hers
ations, piano recitals, weddings, sickness, births, company, etc. and what she possesses is his. Both have the ability to withhold or share
with the other, but it belongs to both of them.
Also we enjoyed the opportunities to serve churches. I had the privilege
of preaching at Bro. Mike and Jane Witts church in North Carolina while Gloria
Father, I hope you chose a wise woman to join your life, because
spoke at a ladies brunch for Bro. Bob and Betty Wallaces church. We enjoy
it will take great wisdom to run a home. Many of us married young and it
sharing Gods Word with others more than anything else we do. We did not retire
from ministry! did not yet appear what we would be, but if our mates are not what we had
hoped they would be, then we must love them to wisdom and give them
Do you have any Bible questions that you have not been able to find an time to grow (remember, you will be growing also). Books cannot attain
answer to? Please send those questions to us and let us attempt to find your an- all the knowledge you will need to be a great father, but this verse in Micah
swers. The Queen of Sheba came to Solomon to ask hard questions. Solomon is what you need to heed.
answered all of them. The answers are in the book. All we have to do is search
for them. Mic 6:8
He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the Lord require of
If you would like to be a help to Tid Bits of Wisdom, but you dont thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?
have money to spare, you might think about donating items that could be
used in ministry. Musical instruments, cars for missionaries to use while in Every wife and child long for a father who will do justly, love mer-
the country, sound equipment and office equipment are always needed. We cy and walk humbly with God (with God, not in front or behind God).
are looking for a stitcher at this time to staple our paper each month. God
provided a folder last month for the Connors (who put our paper together). If your family has scattered and you are going to attempt to bring
Gloria is looking for a good small accordion. She has a beautiful large accor- them back together, here are some tips that might help.
dion, but she doesnt have the strength to hold it up. You might be surprised
at what you might have that could be used in ministry. We can give you a tax 1. Eat at the table (TV off) three to five days a week.
write off for any donation.
(Home cooked meals as much as possible)
2. Read Scripture together and talk about it.
Write to us and share with us how God is working in your life. Encour- (Keep it short - dont preach)
age us with your story. We would love to hear from you. 3. Let your wife & children see and hear you praying
for what you want God to do for their lives.
Your paper is free. If God touches your heart to share a gift for the cost of (Have everyone to pray.)
handling, we would be grateful. Thanks to all of our faithful supporters. Together, we will 4. Make life fun for everyone.
exhort Gods people with Gods Word. This little paper goes to 49 of the 50 states and many
countries. Send us the names and addresses of those you want to receive the paper. Send
your gifts to 1801 Old Hickory Trail, DeSoto, Texas, 75115. Your gifts are tax deduct- -----Jerry Brewster
P.S. Have a great Fathers Day!!!
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Ezek 16:6-14
F And when I passed by thee, and saw thee polluted in thine own
E blood, I said unto thee when thou wast in thy blood, Live; yea, I said
unto thee when thou wast in thy blood, Live.
M I have caused thee to multiply as the bud of the field, and thou hast
A increased and waxen great, and thou art come to excellent orna-
L ments: thy breasts are fashioned, and thine hair is grown, whereas
E thou wast naked and bare.
Now when I passed by thee, and looked upon thee, behold,
Gloria Brewster thy time was the time of love; and I spread my skirt over thee, and
covered thy nakedness: yea, I sware unto thee, and entered into a
covenant with thee, saith the Lord God, and thou becamest mine.
Then washed I thee with water; yea, I throughly washed away thy
DONT THINK YOU ARE blood from thee, and I anointed thee with oil.
I clothed thee also with broidered work, and shod thee with
JUST PART OF badgers skin, and I girded thee about with fine linen, and I
THE WOODWORK covered thee with silk.
I decked thee also with ornaments, and I put bracelets
upon thy hands, and a chain on thy neck.
I do not enjoy writing on this subject, but I cannot keep silent any And I put a jewel on thy forehead, and earrings in thine ears,
longer! and a beautiful crown upon thine head.
Thus wast thou decked with gold and silver; and thy raiment
I have attended many seminars where women were instructing was of fine linen, and silk, and broidered work; thou
other women on what to do and how to do it, instead of teaching what didst eat fine flour, and honey, and oil: and thou wast exceeding
spirit to do those things in. One woman said a woman should never sign beautiful, and thou didst prosper into a kingdom.
a check because that was the mans job and a woman was out of line to And thy renown went forth among the heathen for thy beauty: for it
do it. Thats not true. While the mans job is to provide and to set com- was perfect through my comeliness, which I had put upon thee, saith
mandments as to how it is to be used, he just might need his wife to be his the Lord God.
secretary to keep things straight and organized. Not every man is good
with book work. But it is true that woman is not to usurp authority over Dont let the world tell you how to dress. Seek Gods face and
the man and if she does she is out of line. ask Him what He thinks is beautiful!
Stand up straight,
I hate it when I hear ladies say to be godly you must wear a particu-
lar pattern of dress. We are all different. What looks good on you may not raise your hands high above your
look good on me. Besides, creativity is wonderful. You may find a way to head, now touch your toes.
dress that I never thought of. Have you ever seen ladies dressed like they
live in poverty, thinking that it becomes godliness? That doesnt depict If anything shows,
the character of God. He is majestic and His holiness is beautiful. We are GO CHANGE YOUR
daughters of the King. We are royal!!! I may not be rich, but I am royal,
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(Continued from page 5) and I need to dress in a way that I do not embarrass my Heavenly Father.

Ezekiel 16 is one of my favorite chapters in the Bible. If you want I am finding it hard to go into the public and watch the dress of the
to know Gods heart toward women and you want to know what He thinks women as they go by. They seem to be competing with the harlots and
is a Beautiful woman, study this chapter. I have had so many wrong the prostitutes. Instead of us helping to change the prostitutes lives we are
ideas as to Gods opinion of woman and this chapter has helped straighten following them into destruction. Why??? Do you want to live the life of
that out for me. a harlot or a prostitute? Then why dress like them? They have no respect
for their value. Either they have not been taught or they do not care that
This chapter is about Jerusalem, the wife of Christ. It tells what they are giving away their treasure for a few dollars. You might say, I
her condition was at birth and how Jesus passed by and said, live, and would never do that. Then why dress in a way that would make a man
she did. Not everyone lives at birth. If you are alive today, Jesus said at think you would? If you dress in modesty, then men will know that you
your birth, live. This lady grew up and it became her time of love. Jesus are not for rent. Of course, if you have the heart of an harlot, you wont
passed by again and took her for His bride. He entered into a covenant want to look like you are satisfied with who you are, and you wont enjoy
with her (He didnt just move in with her). After she becomes His wife, holiness!
He washes her and clothes her. He feeds her with the best of foods. He
treats her as a treasure, not just a body but a person. He then calls her God says He satisfies the hungry soul. There is a satisfaction to ho-
Exceeding Beautiful. Every man wants to think of his wife liness that you cannot explain. You just feel content and satisfied. Women
as beautiful. He wants other men to admire her beauty (not lust after her today are dressing in a way that says they are wanton women. Women
body) and he is proud of her. living for the desires of the men of the world. The Bible calls this con-
cupiscence. which means, the desire for the forbidden. Women
She was famous because of Christs comeliness (magnificence, who are content in their marriage seldom ever have men hitting on them.
splendor, excellency, glorious, goodly, honour, majesty). By aiding the Its alright for men to admire your beauty, but not your body. We are to
man in our lives and encouraging him to be godly, his comeliness enhanc- attract their attention, not their appetite.
es our beauty! Every woman, who is born again of the Spirit of God can
wear Christs comeliness if she walks in holiness. You will find two women in Proverbs. Wisdom and the strange
woman. Wisdom sets her table and invites men to come in to eat of
In this chapter the woman is lifted up because of her beauty and her table. The strange woman makes her bed and invites men to come
she becomes unfaithful to Christ, the one who provided her beauty, and have their fill of love while her husband is away. Which woman are
she begins to think that it is her beauty that made her good. Next, God you? Wisdom takes the foolish man and helps him desire to be wise.
reproves her and brings her back to nothing. She repents and God forgives She takes the simple man and helps him become renown. He is bet-
and tells her He doesnt even want her sins to be mentioned again. Its ter for having eaten at her table! The strange womans house leads to
over and she is restored. This chapter represents everything about life. I death. Are you being used of Satan to destroy mankind or are you being
would challenge you to study this chapter and put yourself as if you are used of God to help bring mankind to righteousness and a prosperous
Jerusalem. God is not a respecter of persons. He will respond to us just life? Ladies, we are not just part of the woodwork. We are making a dif-
like He responded to her. ference to life, one way or another. Wake up! God needs us to be women
who represents godliness to mankind. We have a created mission to help
God did put silk on this woman, but He girded her first so every- meet the needs of mankind. Too many of us are Eve and not many are
thing would not show. He put more jewelry on her than I have ever worn. Sarah. None of us are perfect, but we choose which side we serve! Our
Ask yourself, Do you look like God dressed you today? dress announces whose side we are on.
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We live in a divided country and both sides are fighting for what
they believe in. Our children have been taught socialism in our public
schools now for over 50 years. They have also been taught evolution as a
fact. We have failed to teach the truths of Gods Word to our generation
and we are on the verge of losing our God fearing country.

I believe God has given us a window of opportunity to take back

our country. If we do not get on our feet and win (not force) our genera-
tion, we will soon lose all these wonderful freedoms that come from God.

You can find Gods Word all over our country but the letter of the
law killeth. We need to exhibit the Spirit and Power of God to show that
those words are true. Gods people have not lived by faith and the world
has not seen His mighty works for a long long time. Oh, there are some
powerful Christians around, but there are so few, most people will never
meet them. Many years ago I found this verse and took it for my life
verse. Maybe you would like to join me and make this verse your life

Get on Your Feet 2 Chron 16:9

with For the eyes of the Lord run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to shew himself
strong in the behalf of them whose heart is perfect toward him. .............
Rise Up, O Church of God and Let the Church Rise Up
Just think, God is looking for whole-hearted people to work through
Get on your feet, stand up - for Jesus!
so the world can see His strength. Would you volunteer to be that person?
Get on your feet for all the world to see.
You would have to step out of your comfort zone! It would try your faith,
Rise up, O Church of God,
but then you would be pure gold! If our religion is hid, it is hid to the lost.
rise up from your sleep, get on your feet!
If we do not live by faith, the world will never see Jesus in us. We used to
sing a song, Watching you, watching you, theres an all seeing eye watch-
Theres a time to work and a time to rest,
ing you. What will God find when His eyes light upon you and me?
a time to listen and a time to be blessed.
But, now our God is calling
Prov 5:21
His army to the fight, to overcome the enemy
For the ways of man are before the eyes of the Lord, and he
and stand for what is right!
pondereth all his goings.
Let the church rise up like a mighty army of the Lord,
1 Peter 3:12
marching into battle with His Word, our mighty sword!
For the eyes of the Lord are over the righteous, and his ears are open
Weve been silent long enough,
unto their prayers: but the face of the Lord is against them that do
but through the powr of God we must
shout victory, keep gaining ground and let the church rise up!
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