March 15th, 2019
Sin is Never A Bargain
1 Peter 2:24 (KJB) Who his own self bare our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed.
Sin is expensive to the sinner.
Sin is expensive to everyone; strangers, friends, acquaintances and family members around a person choosing to sin. An individual is always affected by second-hand consequences of sin.
Sin is expensive for every spiritually lost soul.
Sin was never ... Continue Reading →
February 24th, 2019
If Her Fruit Departs
Exodus 21:22-25 (KJB) If men strive, and hurt a woman with child, so that her fruit depart from her, and yet no mischief follow: he shall be surely punished, according as the woman’s husband will lay upon him; and he shall pay as the judges determine. 23 And if any mischief follow, then thou shalt give life for life, 24 Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, 25 Burning for ... Continue Reading →
November 10th, 2018
John 3:18 (KJB) He that believeth on him is not condemned: but he that believeth not is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.
A person who does not believe in things of God is already condemned and set to die rather than to live forever.
Condemnation is not a work of God but naturally arises when a person chooses to not believe in God. It is a natural ... Continue Reading →
July 25th, 2018
The Prophecy Promptly Came to Pass
Daniel 4:33 (KJB) The same hour was the thing fulfilled upon Nebuchadnezzar: and he was driven from men, and did eat grass as oxen, and his body was wet with the dew of heaven, till his hairs were grown like eagles’ feathers, and his nails like birds’ claws.
King Nebuchadnezzar was an evil ruler. His heart was naturally dark, being filled with the presence of evil and sin. Through his uncouth experiences, we can ... Continue Reading →
June 8th, 2018
Singing About the Lord in Captivity
Psalm 137:3-4 (KJB) For there they that carried us away captive required of us a song; and they that wasted us required of us mirth, saying, Sing us one of the songs of Zion. 4 How shall we sing the LORD’S song in a strange land?
These scripture verses are speaking of a time when the Israelite’s, God’s chosen people, were taken captive for seventy years. This captivity was a result of their repeated ... Continue Reading →
Are you living with your spiritual eyes and ears wide open?
And he said, Hear ye now, O house of David; Is it a small thing for you to weary men, but will ye weary my God also? Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel. (Isaiah 7:13-14 KJV)
The virgin birth of the Lord was prophesied or announced many places in the Bible ... Continue Reading →
October 13th, 2016
Sin Quickly Stifles and Burdens
Woe unto them that draw iniquity with cords of vanity, and sin as it were with a cart rope: (Isaiah 5:18 KJV)
Many people are dragging around excess baggage while trying hard to live the Christian life. This often leads man to live a weak and ineffective spiritual life at best. It can also cause some to wrongly proclaim they personally know God but in reality, have only been intellectually introduced to Him and never ... Continue Reading →
January 18th 2016
Sin Is Serious and Often Has Lingering Consequences
And the thing was very grievous in Abraham’s sight because of his son. (Genesis 21:11 KJV)
The Bible is very clear throughout the cannon of scripture that man reaps exactly what he sows in life. Abraham’s life was greatly affected because of his liaison with Hagar, who by the way his wife’s handmaiden. Not only was Abraham’s life affected, but so were the lives of his wife Sarah, Hagar, and Ishmael.
Rather than ... Continue Reading →
A Naked Bathing Beauty Who was Chosen to Bear a Future King
Bathsheba was on her rooftop uncovered and bathing to purify herself from her uncleanness in the cool of the evening. It is not clearly known if she understood she could be seen, and that she was being eyed by David from upon a terrace above. However, Bathsheba was a married woman whose husband was gone at the moment serving among troops on the battlefield and at ... Continue Reading →
Sarai was born in Babylon; home of the proliferation of all false religion. It is not clear what beliefs and practices both Sarai and Abram had been taught growing up. Abram, Sarai, and extended family members of Abram left Babylon heading to Canaan to dwell after the marriage of Abram and Sarai. This journey forth was in a time of severe famine and great difficulty as they made their way to the land of Canaan.
Because of the severe famine Abraham changed ... Continue Reading →