July 16th, 2019
James 4:4 (KJB) Ye adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? whosoever therefore will be a friend of the world is the enemy of God.
This is the crux of having a personal relationship with God. A man cannot lean on things of this world and God at the same time. Things of this world are temporary and lie in opposition to God. Things of an eternal nature identify ... Continue Reading →
March 5th, 2019
Receive, Remember, and Repent for Christ Will Return
Revelation 3:3 (KJB) Remember therefore how thou hast received and heard, and hold fast, and repent. If therefore thou shalt not watch, I will come on thee as a thief, and thou shalt not know what hour I will come upon thee.
This scripture verse gives a man the four “R’s” of personally knowing Christ.
Receive, remember, repent, and return of Christ.
These words are presented in an order in which a man can ... Continue Reading →
March 1st, 2019
Spinning Your Tires
2 Timothy 3:7 (KJB) Ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth.
This short verse describes the state of many people in this world. Numerous empty hearts only continually search for the wisdom and understanding of God, but sadly they are looking in the wrong places. This innate searching is a natural behavior only satisfied in having a personal relationship with God.
Cracking a book and learning world-based knowledge does nothing for a ... Continue Reading →
February 23rd, 2019
On the Straight and Narrow
Matthew 7:14 (KJB) Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.
It is true, the road most traveled in this world is an open highway leading to certain physical and spiritual death. It is the pathway of least resistance, the most inviting as it calls to the flesh, and is littered with emotions and feelings, and ignores the reality of the Truth ... Continue Reading →
February 15, 2019
Treasures or Troubles
Proverbs 15:6 (KJB) In the house of the righteous is much treasure: but in the revenues of the wicked is trouble.
This Proverb attempts to help us understand the difference between lasting prosperity and continual spiritual poorness. Now, this simple precept rings true whether a man is talking about the perpetual state of his spiritual health or the health of his secular state and finances.
When a man chooses to live righteously, the state of his life and ... Continue Reading →
October 15th, 2018
Crookedness and Corruption Always Catch Up with Con Men
Proverbs 11:3 (KJB) The integrity of the upright shall guide them: but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them.
A crooked man can only get away with selling a worthless bill of goods for a relatively short period of time. Eventually, his choice to be dishonest will catch up with Him. A con man is a tricky man who is good at deceiving others.
However, any person who chooses to identify with ... Continue Reading →
August 12th, 2018
Wise Words from a Devout Jew
Acts 10:34-35 (KJB) Then Peter opened his mouth, and said, Of a truth I perceive that God is no respecter of persons: 35 But in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him.
Peter opened his mouth and boldly revealed thoughts that had been at work in his heart.
Peter a devout Jew, had certainly been raised from his youth with a picture of his nation being “the chosen nation” ... Continue Reading →
July 13th, 2018
Eternal Medicine for Perpetual Health and Wealth
Joshua 1:8 (KJB) This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.
Imagine a man being so familiar with the very words of God in ancient times that His commandments and laws easily rolled ... Continue Reading →