January 7th 2016
Highlight the Truth and Mark Those Teaching False Doctrine
Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offences contrary to the doctrine which ye have learned; and avoid them. For they that are such serve not our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly; and by good words and fair speeches deceive the hearts of the simple. (Romans 16:17-18 KJV)
Paul is pleading with his fellow brothers and sisters in Christ to separate from any who are ... Continue Reading →
January 6th 2016
Do You Have a Rope Around Your Neck?
Then said Jesus to those Jews which believed on him, If ye continue in my word, then are ye my disciples indeed; And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free. (John 8:31-32 KJV)
Can you wrap your finite mind around the great freedom offered in living for Christ? Many people today believe living for things of God is akin to wrapping a rope about your neck; confining ... Continue Reading →
January 5th 2016
Does Your Life Offer “Eloquent Spiritual Garnish”?
We are become a reproach to our neighbours, a scorn and derision to them that are round about us. How long, LORD? wilt thou be angry for ever? shall thy jealousy burn like fire? (Psalm 79:4-5 KJV)
The Israelite’s had ruined their own testimony, bringing shame upon themselves. Man’s testimony is an important spiritual element of living a “sold out” life. It only takes an act or word unfitly spoken to tarnish our ... Continue Reading →
January 4th 2016
The Prophet Jeremiah Had a Message to Proclaim
Go and proclaim these words toward the north, and say, Return, thou backsliding Israel, saith the LORD; and I will not cause mine anger to fall upon you: for I am merciful, saith the LORD, and I will not keep anger for ever. Only acknowledge thine iniquity, that thou hast transgressed against the LORD thy God, and hast scattered thy ways to the strangers under every green tree, and ye have ... Continue Reading →
January 3rd 2016
God Created Man in His Own Image and Gave Him Power
And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth. (Genesis 1:26 KJV)
And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: Have you even ... Continue Reading →
January 2nd 2016
The Presence of God Colors Your Life
Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were unlearned and ignorant men, they marvelled; and they took knowledge of them, that they had been with Jesus. (Acts 4:13 KJV)
Christians you better believe that the world is watching you. People who are aligned with the spiritual army of the god of this world peer sharply at a Christian’s life through the lenses of sin stained glasses. ... Continue Reading →
January 1st 2016
You Can Rest in Him
Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. (Proverbs 3:5-6 KJV)
“Trust in the Lord…” Please notice this verse does not say trust in your money, or your position, the prominence of your family, your talent, or in any other thing than placing your trust in the power and strength of God.
The degree of ... Continue Reading →
You can be assured all God’s promises are true and will come to pass in God’s perfect timing.
He which testifieth these things saith, Surely I come quickly. Amen. Even so, come, Lord Jesus. (Revelation 22:20 KJV)
The HE in this scripture verse is none other than Jesus Christ. In this verse Jesus gives His final promise to all mankind “Surely I come quickly…” This is not the first instance recorded about His second coming we can glean the significance ... Continue Reading →
Are you highly blessed or stressed in this world?
Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. (Psalm 1:1-2 KJV)
This Psalm describes the make-up of a godly man as he sojourns in this world. A godly man does not ... Continue Reading →