These devotional posts will descend below the surface leaping into the heart of God’s Word for His help ...Continue Reading →
August 24th, 2016
Godly Sorrow Ushers in Eternal Life
For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world worketh death. (2 Corinthians 7:10 KJV)
There are two kinds of sorrow at work in this world.
One is a sorrow manufactured by circumstances. Good circumstances bring a time of sadness and tears inevitably followed by a change in condition bringing happiness and rather than sadness.
The second kind of sorrow links together salvation with godly sadness for ...Continue Reading →
August 10th, 2016
You Will Likely Taste Death
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. (Hebrews 11:5 KJV)
Enoch did not taste death. You and I will surely face physical death. Unless, of course, Jesus Christ returns before the onset of our natural death.
The Bible says Enoch was translated:
“By faith Enoch was translated that he should not see ...Continue Reading →
June 18th, 2016
God Can Still the Lions In Your Life
Now when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he went into his house; and his windows being open in his chamber toward Jerusalem, he kneeled upon his knees three times a day, and prayed, and gave thanks before his God, as he did aforetime. (Daniel 6:10 KJV)
Daniel wasted no time in coming to his knees in prayer when he found out a law forbidding prayer was signed by the King.
The ...Continue Reading →
June 17th, 2016
Is Physical Death a Precious Treasure or A Ghastly Event?
Precious in the sight of the LORD is the death of his saints. (Psalm 116:15 KJV)
The world looks at death as something final and dreadful. Those who are not spiritually regenerated in their heart fear the onset of their own physical death because they have no assurance of being alive beyond the grave.
Those who are members of God’s own spiritual family ...Continue Reading →
Are you spiritually filled and set free?
And this is the record, that God hath given to us eternal life, and this life is in his Son. He that hath the Son hath life; and he that hath not the Son of God hath not life. (1 John 5:11-12 KJV)
Salvation in God through His son Jesus Christ is something man either has or he has not. There is no sitting on the fence, or drifting in and out of ...Continue Reading →
Do you have God’s presence or just presents from the god of this world as you celebrate Christmas today?
For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord. (Romans 6:23 KJV)
Sadly, for many, this day December 25th is all about an abundance of earthly presents but God has a spiritual presence. A perfect holy gift in mind for all mankind. His gift is priceless, eternal, and spiritually perfect. ...Continue Reading →
A perfect prescription for eternal life.
Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life. (John 5:24 KJV)
Everlasting life is a three-fold spiritual occasion made possible through the finished work of Jesus Christ on the cross.
Jesus is speaking in this scripture verse giving His perfect prescription for spiritual health bringing about spiritual wholeness and ...Continue Reading →
Are you heading along in life on the alternate lane or the spiritual bypass?
Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in thy presence is fulness of joy; at thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore. (Psalm 16:11 KJV)
There are only two pathways in this world, one leading to life in the eternal realm and an alternate path leading to death. The world has only one super highway system with a central spiritual bypass or narrowing channel ...Continue Reading →
Seeing God face to face
As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness. (Psalms 17:15 KJV)
David was certain that he would one day wake up in the eternal realm beholding the face of God. In fact not only would he see the face of God but he clearly understood that he would, for the first time, be completely satisfied. This total satisfaction is not like any other ...Continue Reading →