March 28, 2020
Overthrown By Strangers
Isaiah 1:7 (KJB) Your country is desolate, your cities are burned with fire: your land, strangers devour it in your presence, and it is desolate, as overthrown by strangers.
The Prophet Isaiah did not mince words in explaining the condition found at work within the land of Judah. Not only was their nation in deplorable condition, but this current state was the result of the chastening of the Lord.
You see, God cannot and will not allow continual disregard for Him and His ... Continue Reading →
March 27, 2020
Innate Knowledge Given
John 1:9 (KJB) That was the true Light, which lighteth every man that cometh into the world.
This verse in the first chapter of the book of John can easily confuse growing Christians. That is until one chooses to compare scripture with scripture to reveal God’s intent, context, and meaning. A wrong understanding is that each person born into this world is automatically handed the light (salvation) of God upon birth.
However, this verse details the fact that God innately makes His presence known and available ... Continue Reading →
The Millennial Gate
Ezekiel 44:1-3 (KJB) Then he brought me back the way of the gate of the outward sanctuary which looketh toward the east; and it was shut. 2 Then said the LORD unto me; This gate shall be shut, it shall not be opened, and no man shall enter in by it; because the LORD, the God of Israel, hath entered in by it, therefore it shall be shut. 3 It is for the prince; the prince, he shall ... Continue Reading →
March 26, 2020
Proverbs 8:13 (KJB) The fear of the LORD is to hate evil: pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.
Indeed, this particular verse is not popular scripture in the times in which we live. Why, because it ties together fear of the Lord and directs us to hate evil. You see, the world loves to cozy up to corruption and to disregard God. The word disregard is not even strong enough for describing how any person ... Continue Reading →
March 25, 2020
The Underpinning of Idolatry
Colossians 3:5-6 (KJB) Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry: 6 For which things’ sake the wrath of God cometh on the children of disobedience.
These verses tell us about the roots of idolatry at work in this world. These world based things are often worshipped over and above cherishing God. Rather than allowing God’s peace rule and rein in their hearts, many people choose to serve and savor the stuff ... Continue Reading →
March 24, 2020
In That Day
Revelation 21:4 (KJB) And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.
This wonderful promise about our future in sweet fellowship with God is one that many hearts focus on when facing heartbreaking trials and tribulations in this world. It tells us that God will wipe the tears from off our face Himself. Not only that but ... Continue Reading →
March 23, 2020
Luke 22:41-42 (KJB) And he was withdrawn from them about a stone’s cast, and kneeled down, and prayed, 42 Saying, Father, if thou be willing, remove this cup from me: nevertheless not my will, but thine, be done.
Jesus Christ sought out the will of His Father in heartfelt, humble prayer on His knees. He pursued communication with His Father away from His followers and disciples so that He could be in prayerful one on one communion with Him.
Jesus Christ was open, truthful, ... Continue Reading →
March 22, 2020
Wisdom Brings Fairness and Perfect Judgment
Proverbs 1:3 (KJB) To receive the instruction of wisdom, justice, and judgment, and equity.
“Don’t judge me…” How many times have you heard this mantra? Likely often, especially if you have attempted to speak to another about the loving and judging nature of God. You see, a person cannot personally know God unless he is familiar with His entire character, which goes way beyond comprehending His grace-filled love for self and others. It is moving ... Continue Reading →
March 21, 2020
God Offers Simple Soundness
2 Timothy 1:7 (KJB) For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.
It is not big news that some in this world attempt to make a living by trying to alter the state of the mind and body.
“What, you might say- What do you mean?”
Mind control is big business, but is nothing more than an attempt to maneuver another person into doing, saying, or ... Continue Reading →
The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world. John 1:29 (KJB)
John the Baptist had a spiritual understanding that exceeded most of his contemporaries. We see by John’s reference to Jesus Christ as “the Lamb” that came to make the ultimate sacrifice for sin how profound his spiritual truth was. Others referred to Jesus as “Lord” or ... Continue Reading →