November 30, 2020
The Devil Does His Best Work When You Nap
Matthew 13:25 (KJV) But while men slept, his enemy came and sowed tares among the wheat, and went his way.
Jesus often used illustrations, or parables, to teach humanity about God. Here the danger of sin and careless living was filleted for them to gain a better understanding of the importance of savoring and serving God. This parable tells about men who slept through a time when his service was needed ... Continue Reading →
October 19, 2020
Consider The Latter End
Deuteronomy 32:27-30 (KJV) Were it not that I feared the wrath of the enemy, lest their adversaries should behave themselves strangely, and lest they should say, Our hand is high, and the LORD hath not done all this. For they are a nation void of counsel, neither is there any understanding in them. O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end! How should one chase a thousand, ... Continue Reading →
December 02, 2020
The Liberal Soul
Proverbs 11:24-25 (KJV) There is that scattereth, and yet increaseth; and there is that withholdeth more than is meet, but it tendeth to poverty. The liberal soul shall be made fat: and he that watereth shall be watered also himself.
Perhaps, for many of you, when you read this verse, the wording “the liberal soul…” confuses. It seems to indicate, using the modern language of today, a left-leaning individual as opposed to a conservative person. However, this ... Continue Reading →
December 01, 2020
Giving and Receiving Season
Luke 6:38 (KJV) Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to you again.
We are at the beginning stage of a holiday season that includes the giving and receiving of gifts in this world. That said, this season of giving and receiving most are familiar with ... Continue Reading →
November 29, 2020
Wake Up And Be Sober!
1 Thessalonians 5:6-7 (KJV) Therefore let us not sleep, as do others; but let us watch and be sober. For they that sleep sleep in the night; and they that be drunken are drunken in the night.
This scripture points out a sad state of affairs among some professing Christians living in this world. The truth I that some souls who profess to have a personal spiritual relationship with Christ are failing to live up ... Continue Reading →
November 28, 2020
Position, Character, Behavior, and Love
1 Corinthians 16:13-14 (KJV) Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong. Let all your things be done with charity.
The apostle Paul expounds on the importance of four things to the Corinthian believers on closing his sermon; they were to watch, stand firm in the faith, not be like men, and do all things with a generous helping of the gracious love of God.
These four things mentioned in the ... Continue Reading →
November 27, 2020
Abraham Doubted Not God’s Promise
Romans 4:20-21 (KJV) He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God; And being fully persuaded that, what he had promised, he was able also to perform.
Abraham lived in a world similar to what we live in today. This wicked leaning earth offers many reasons and opinions that can quickly sway a weak professing Christian to question and quiver about the promises of God. ... Continue Reading →
November 26, 2020
The Real Pandemic
Romans 3:23 (KJV) For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God.
This succinct verse gives us a clear-cut illustration of the natural spiritual state of every heart. This scripture clarifies the prevalent epidemic naturally present in this world, rather than focusing on viruses such as the flu or pneumonia as being the major threat to our health and safety. Each one of us should be more concerned with the spiritual condition of the ... Continue Reading →
November 25, 2020
The Abundance of Fruit of The Flesh
Galatians 5:22-23 (KJV) But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law.
These verses from the book of Galatians give us the entire biblical low-down on the fruit of His Spirit. It might seem simple at first impression, but each of these words, the characteristics of God are quite involved and cannot be absorbed in one quick read over but ... Continue Reading →
November 24, 2020
1 John 4:7-8 (KJV) Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and every one that loveth is born of God, and knoweth God. He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love.
“He that loveth not knoweth not God…”
Have you ever given much consideration to this powerful statement recorded in the second half of verse eight? This truth shines a light on how God defines true love for us in His Word, ... Continue Reading →
November 23, 2020
Romans 8:18 (KJV) For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.
There is no suffering any person will face in this world that will come close in comparison to the suffering of Christ, nor the glory and wonder to come in heaven. Though it seems there are some tough days in this world and that there is no relief in sight. ... Continue Reading →