Posts Tagged 'obedience'

Spiritual Benefits Are Both Plenty and Perpetual

September 1st, 2017

Spiritual Benefits Are Both Plenty and Perpetual

Revelation 22:14 (KJB)   Blessed are they that do his commandments, that they may have right to the tree of life, and may enter in through the gates into the city.

There are great spiritual benefits found while in walking in spiritual agreement with God.  The godly man and woman are continually spiritually blessed in this world and forever in the eternal realm as they choose to live in obedience to Him.

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Not a “spiritual Pep Rally”

July 17th, 2017

Not a “spiritual Pep Rally”

2 Chronicles 7:14 (KJB)   If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.

God is not looking for a “spiritual pep rally” or a simple outward show of allegiance to Him.  He is looking for sincerely humbled men and women of God who are ...

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Putting the Spiritual Cart Before the Horse

April 30, 2017

Putting the Spiritual Cart Before the Horse

Proverbs 21:3 (KJB)   To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice.

Righteousness and judgement are vital and eternally entwined in the perfect character of God.  He is both a righteous God as well as a God who must judge sin.  Making godly decisions, having a direction based upon God’s commandments and precepts, and offer willing sacrifices are all important as the man and woman of God mature and ...

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Asking God Why? When? Where? And How?

April 24th, 2017

Asking God Why? When? Where? And How?

Acts 9:13-16 (KJB)   Then Ananias answered, Lord, I have heard by many of this man, how much evil he hath done to thy saints at Jerusalem:  14 And here he hath authority from the chief priests to bind all that call on thy name.  15 But the Lord said unto him, Go thy way: for he is a chosen vessel unto me, to bear my name before the Gentiles, and kings, and ...

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Calvary’s Transaction is Complete

December 21st, 2016

Calvary’s Transaction is Complete

Philippians 2:8-10 (KJB)   And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, and became obedient unto death, even the death of the cross.  9 Wherefore God also hath highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name:  10 That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth;

“Being found in fashion as a man…”

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Fearing God Brings Life

November 12th, 2016

Fearing God Brings Life

Matthew 10:28 (KJB)   And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.

The fires of Hell will never be extinguished but will be raging perpetually. All who end up in the midst of these persistent flames will wish over and over again he or she was in fellowship with God, or at the very ...

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Noah Did Not Save Himself Through Obedience

August 20th, 2016

Noah Did Not Save Himself Through Obedience

And the LORD said, I will destroy man whom I have created from the face of the earth; both man, and beast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air; for it repenteth me that I have made them. But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD. (Genesis 6:7-8 KJV)

From time to time I see a popular post shared about the life of Noah.  It’s sole purpose is ...

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Are You Familiar with These Words?

August 5th, 2016

Are You Familiar with These Words?

And Samuel said, Hath the LORD as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of the LORD? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to hearken than the fat of rams. For rebellion is as the sin of witchcraft, and stubbornness is as iniquity and idolatry. Because thou hast rejected the word of the LORD, he hath also rejected thee from being king. (1 Samuel 15:22-23 KJV)

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God Does Give Second Chances

February 10th 2016

God Does Give Second Chances

And the word of the LORD came unto Jonah the second time, saying, Arise, go unto Nineveh, that great city, and preach unto it the preaching that I bid thee. (Jonah 3:1-2 KJV)

God gave Jonah a second opportunity for preaching to the Gentiles.  Many of you are intimately familiar with the story of Jonah and already know Jonah chose the first time he was given this directive to run away rather than obediently reaching ...

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Our Standing In Christ

God sees man who is quickened alive spiritually as covered in the blood Jesus Christ shed upon the cross for all sin.  He sees man who has been quickened alive as perfect and pure from His holy viewpoint in the Heavens:

Praise to God who does not see the stain of our sin but only the blood of Christ covering us or atoning for our sin making us as white as snow.  David spoke of this in Psalm fifty one ...

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