March 11th, 2019
Philippians 1:20-21 (KJB) According to my earnest expectation and my hope, that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but that with all boldness, as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether it be by life, or by death. 21 For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.
The Apostle Paul was detained in jail when he was divinely driven to record these words found inside the first chapter of ... Continue Reading →
January 1st, 2019
Hope Beyond Physical Death
2 Corinthians 5:1 (KJB) For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
This verse from the book of 2 Corinthians contains lasting hope beyond physical death. You see, for genuine professing believers, death is not the end of the road. God did not place a period when life ceases to exist in this world physically.
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April 19, 2018
A Life of Sin Always Brings Death
Galatians 6:7-8 (KJB) Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. 8 For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting.
These verses from the book of Galatians present an important truth of God that cannot be dissected or divided pleasantly or palatably for any person ... Continue Reading →
March 25th, 2018
Translated Directly Into Heaven
Hebrews 11:5 (KJB) By faith Enoch was translated that he should not see death; and was not found, because God had translated him: for before his translation he had this testimony, that he pleased God.
This scripture verse speaks of an ancient event that is hard for a man today to “wrap his head around.”
“Enoch was translated that he should not see death…” Translated, what exactly does this mean? And it whatever it is, it happened ... Continue Reading →
December 30th, 2017
The Spiritual Dynamics of Certain Death
Ecclesiastes 12:7-8 (KJB) Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was: and the spirit shall return unto God who gave it. 8 Vanity of vanities, saith the preacher; all is vanity.
Solomon is speaking about the certain physical death of God’s children. Their fleshly body will return to dust and their spirit will arrive in the eternal realm. That which is physical in nature returns to the ground while that which ... Continue Reading →
2 Peter 3:9-10 (KJB) The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance. 10 But the day of the Lord will come as a thief in the night; in the which the heavens shall pass away with a great noise, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat, the earth also and the works that ... Continue Reading →
November 13th, 2017
Death Forevermore is Perhaps a Breath Away
Revelation 20:15 (KJB) And whosoever was not found written in the book of life was cast into the lake of fire.
The book of life is a holy biblical index of spiritual souls with an eternal address in the heavenly realm.
Each name is divinely entered into God’s record according to the internal condition of his or her heart. If a heart is spiritually cold, or perhaps even lukewarm towards things of God, the ... Continue Reading →
September 25th, 2017
A Sweet Savor of Christ
2 Corinthians 2:15-16 (KJB) For we are unto God a sweet savour of Christ, in them that are saved, and in them that perish: 16 To the one we are the savour of death unto death; and to the other the savour of life unto life. And who is sufficient for these things?
What kind of “spiritual scent” does your life represent to God? There are only two fragrances available: The odor of death or ... Continue Reading →
July 9th, 2017
Power Over Life and Death
Revelation 1:18 (KJB) I am he that liveth, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive for evermore, Amen; and have the keys of hell and of death.
This verse refers to the deity of God. It points to the birth, death, and resurrection of His Only Son Jesus Christ, and refers to both His presence in the beginning and His existence for forevermore. God was, is, and forever will be alive.
Take special note of ... Continue Reading →
June 5th, 2017
Going the Extra Mile
John 11:6-8 (KJB) When he had heard therefore that he was sick, he abode two days still in the same place where he was. 7 Then after that saith he to his disciples, Let us go into Judaea again. 8 His disciples say unto him, Master, the Jews of late sought to stone thee; and goest thou thither again?
Did it seem strange to you that Jesus Christ was willing to return to Judea? His disciples ... Continue Reading →