June 16th, 2016
God’s Mercy is Greater Than Any Sin
And the LORD said unto him, Therefore whosoever slayeth Cain, vengeance shall be taken on him sevenfold. And the LORD set a mark upon Cain, lest any finding him should kill him. (Genesis 4:15 KJV)
The Lord speaks clearly in His Word against striking vengeance against another by seeking personal retribution for a crime committed against an offender.
God’s holy standard is set firm against vengeance. Cain was marked in some undisclosed fashion for ... Continue Reading →
Do others see God’s grace at work in your life?
And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me. Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in necessities, in persecutions, in distresses for Christ’s sake: for when I am weak, then am I strong. (2 Corinthians 12:9-10 KJV)
Do you ... Continue Reading →
The law of God points out sin and the grace of God is always greater.
Moreover the law entered, that the offence might abound. But where sin abounded, grace did much more abound: (Romans 5:20 KJV)
The law mentioned in this scripture verse is a reference to the Mosaic Law given to Moses upon Mt. Horeb, which is also known as the mountain of God. The Old Testament law acts as a mirror, showing or reflecting back to mankind their ... Continue Reading →
Do you glory in God’s grace?
To the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us accepted in the beloved. (Ephesians 1:6 KJV)
Have you spent some time in solitude contemplating upon and praising the wonderful grace of God? It is hard to describe the wonder and supernatural power of His marvelous grace let alone be able to grasp a working understanding of it. Without the grace of God all mankind would be doomed to spend ... Continue Reading →
God’s grace imparts spiritual gifts.
And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers; For the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ: (Ephesians 4:11-12 KJV)
God does not have the same spiritual assignment for everyone. He has a will and He knows exactly what job goes perfectly with your circumstance and abilities. Often man is overwhelmed at the task God has ... Continue Reading →
Have you unwrapped God’s free gift of grace?
For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men, Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world; Looking for that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ; (Titus 2:11-13 KJV)
God’s grace has been made clearly known to all men. It is mankind that refuses to acknowledge the presence ... Continue Reading →
An assignment From God and an application of a scarlet cord through faith helped conceal God’s chosen spies and changed Rahab’s life forever.
Rahab lived in Jericho a prominent city located near the Jordan River which was walled and fortified against possible attacks. This city was likely a prosperous venue with a highly sought after position because of its location promoting commerce and trade on prime real estate near the river. Rahab reportedly ... Continue Reading →
Are you attempting to keep the law of God or living in His strength and grace?
Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil. For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled. Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men ... Continue Reading →
Sin no longer rules in the flesh of those who are covered in His blood.
I do not frustrate the grace of God: for if righteousness come by the law, then Christ is dead in vain. (Galatians 2:21 KJV) Continue Reading →
Trying to blend the law of God and the grace of God is like trying to combine oil and water. These two things are not cohesive; man either lives by God’s law or he lives spiritually quickened alive and covered in ...
Do you have a healthy spiritual dose of God’s strength and abilities dwelling within you as you sojourn upon this earth?
Wherefore we receiving a kingdom which cannot be moved, let us have grace, whereby we may serve God acceptably with reverence and godly fear: For our God is a consuming fire. (Hebrews 12:28-29 KJV)
“A kingdom which cannot be moved…” This speaks of a kingdom that is thoroughly established or entrenched; not blown over by errant winds and passing ... Continue Reading →