November 04, 2020
No Fear But Faith
Matthew 14:26-27 (KJV) And when the disciples saw him walking on the sea, they were troubled, saying, It is a spirit; and they cried out for fear. But straightway Jesus spake unto them, saying, Be of good cheer; it is I; be not afraid.
How many of you can remember from childhood weebles wobbling but not falling down? Weebles were a childhood toy likely not easily located in this world today. They were egg-shaped little people ... Continue Reading →
August 26, 2020
Live By Faith
Hebrews 10:38-39 (KJB) Now the just shall live by faith: but if any man draw back, my soul shall have no pleasure in him. 39 But we are not of them who draw back unto perdition; but of them that believe to the saving of the soul.
These verses serve as the platform for which the “Faith Hall of Fame,” as found in chapter eleven of Hebrews, is developed over time. Indeed, we realize that each of ... Continue Reading →
March 13th, 2019
Abraham Stayed Strong in Faith
Romans 4:20 (KJB) He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God.
You know the feeling. You hear something on the news or read something posted on a social media platform, and it sounds too good to be true. You scrutinize the fine print or strain to hear every detail as you consider the promise at hand.
Why, because promises are broken all the time in ... Continue Reading →
November 30th, 2018
He is Faithful
1 Thessalonians 5:24 (KJB) Faithful is he that calleth you, who also will do it.
This succinct verse is packed with a lot of spiritual gusto. “Faithful is He…”
Certainly, you know that the He refers to God and that it is true He is faithful, has been faithful, and will be faithful forever. Not only is He faithful but He has called you, me, and every person born into this world to serve and savor Him and ... Continue Reading →
November 23rd, 2018
Faith Pleases God
Hebrews 11:6 (KJB) But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.
Faith is perpetual spiritual fuel. It allows a repentant man to be eternally pleasing and spiritually attractive to God. It is a spiritual propellant driving a man to his knees and unto a personal relationship with God.
Faith is placing confidence in the ... Continue Reading →
September 27th, 2018
I Hope So …
Romans 5:5 (KJB) And hope maketh not ashamed; because the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Ghost which is given unto us.
“I hope so…” Making this statement means the person speaking is harboring some degree of uncertainty or doubt about a past or present circumstance or time to come in the future.
Being able to say “I know so…,” “I am sure…,” or “I am positive…” displays confidence and hope ... Continue Reading →
July 18, 2018
Faith is the Opposite of Doubt
Matthew 21:21 (KJB) Jesus answered and said unto them, Verily I say unto you, If ye have faith, and doubt not, ye shall not only do this which is done to the fig tree, but also if ye shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; it shall be done.
When a person has faith in God he or she is standing spiritually tall and strong in ... Continue Reading →
April 27th, 2018
Faith in God Carves an Eternal Pathway
Hebrews 11:8 (KJB) By faith Abraham, when he was called to go out into a place which he should after receive for an inheritance, obeyed; and he went out, not knowing whither he went.
There is so much information readily available at our fingertips today. A man does not oftentimes find it necessary to leap out on his own without having easily gathered precise directions and information for his journey. We have access ... Continue Reading →
April 26, 2018
God’s Promises, His Law, and His Wrath Against Sin
Romans 4:13-15 (KJB) For the promise, that he should be the heir of the world, was not to Abraham, or to his seed, through the law, but through the righteousness of faith. 14 For if they which are of the law be heirs, faith is made void, and the promise made of none effect: 15 Because the law worketh wrath: for where no law is, there is no transgression.
Faith in ... Continue Reading →