August 22nd, 2018
A Savor of Life or Death?
2 Corinthians 2:15-16 (KJB) For we are unto God a sweet savour of Christ, in them that are saved, and in them that perish: 16 To the one we are the savour of death unto death; and to the other the savour of life unto life. And who is sufficient for these things?
Those who have been quickened spiritually alive in Christ are a sweet savor of eternal life.
Those who choose to remain dead ... Continue Reading →
August 21st, 2018
Abishag Provided Warmth
1 Kings 1:1-4 (KJB) Now king David was old and stricken in years; and they covered him with clothes, but he gat no heat. 2 Wherefore his servants said unto him, Let there be sought for my lord the king a young virgin: and let her stand before the king, and let her cherish him, and let her lie in thy bosom, that my lord the king may get heat. 3 So they sought for a ... Continue Reading →
August 20th, 2018
My Helpers in Jesus Christ
Romans 16:3-4 (KJB) Greet Priscilla and Aquila my helpers in Christ Jesus: 4 Who have for my life laid down their own necks: unto whom not only I give thanks, but also all the churches of the Gentiles.
Paul affectionately referred to this couple, Priscilla and Aquila among many other assorted greetings, in the concluding remarks in his letter to the Roman Church.
Why does this greeting stand out?
There were many greetings included in these scripture ... Continue Reading →
August 19th, 2018
The Law of God is Perfect, Precise, and Provides Justification Through Faith
Galatians 3:24 (KJB) Wherefore the law was our schoolmaster to bring us unto Christ, that we might be justified by faith.
A man will not desire to bloom in faith and allow God to change his life until he clearly understands what is wrong in his heart from that which God considers being right. This learning process may seem stifling and restrictive at first.
However, determining what is right ... Continue Reading →
August 18th, 2018
Bet You Do Not Want to Go Camping with Jael
Judges 4:21 (KJB) Then Jael Heber’s wife took a nail of the tent, and took an hammer in her hand, and went softly unto him, and smote the nail into his temples, and fastened it into the ground: for he was fast asleep and weary. So he died.
Heber instructed his wife Jael to allow this man who was an adversary, named Sisera, into her tent for protecting and certain ... Continue Reading →
August 16th, 2018
Genuine Beauty Is Beyond Skin Deep
Psalm 96:6 (KJB) Honour and majesty are before him: strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
The worlds common take on what is beauty is that which resides skin deep. In this world, beauty has all to do with an individual looking good and feeling good, despite what may be going on underneath their humanly perfected appearance. The impression formed when seeing they’re made up, or dolled up, an outer layer is of great ... Continue Reading →
August 15th, 2018
Temperate in All Things
1 Corinthians 9:24 (KJB) Know ye not that they which run in a race run all, but one receiveth the prize? So run, that ye may obtain. 25 And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things.
It is not good enough for a man to be temperate in just the things he desires to bring under the control of God. God desires that every man bring all things under His control. ... Continue Reading →
August 14th, 2018
He Appeared to Be Dead
Acts 20:8-10 (KJB) And there were many lights in the upper chamber, where they were gathered together. 9 And there sat in a window a certain young man named Eutychus, being fallen into a deep sleep: and as Paul was long preaching, he sunk down with sleep, and fell down from the third loft, and was taken up dead. 10 And Paul went down, and fell on him, and embracing him said, Trouble not ... Continue Reading →
August 13th, 2018
Not Every Person Will Rest in Peace In Death
John 3:36 (KJB) He that believeth on the Son hath everlasting life: and he that believeth not the Son shall not see life; but the wrath of God abideth on him.
Many times, when people attend a funeral they leave with a false sense of security about their now deceased loved one. Perhaps they have even acquired false thinking about their own approaching death.
The true nature of physical and spiritual death ... Continue Reading →