Posts Tagged 'weakness of man'

Beyond Bearing

September 4th, 2017

Beyond Bearing

Philippians 4:13 (KJB) I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.

Overbearing is an adjective commonly used to describe someone who is bearing more of themselves than necessary.  This person has too high of an opinion about himself and offers too little of an opinion of another.

A dictionary might define it in these terms:

  1. Overly convinced of one’s own superiority and importance:

arrogant, haughty, high-and-mighty, insolent, lofty, lordly, overweening, prideful, proud, supercilious, superior.

Common expressions used to describe one ...

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Be Strong in God’s Strength

July 7th, 2017

Be Strong in God’s Strength

2 Timothy 2:1 (KJB)   Thou therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.

The natural man is a wimp.  He has no spiritual muscle or strength in and of himself.  It is only when he chooses to rely on the power and strength of God that he becomes indelibly stout and strong.

The child of God can only be eternally strong inside the grace of God.  Only God offers a lasting ...

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Take Up Your Cross October 26th 2015

God gives us spiritual armor for any battle.

(For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds;) (2 Corinthians 10:4 KJV)

Yes, there is continual warfare between our flesh and our spiritual nature as we sojourn upon this earth.  Spiritual skirmishes are nothing to scoff at or ignore.  They are real battles wounding and maiming God’s soldiers who have not properly armed themselves with the armor of God and ...

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