Psalm 1:1 (KJB) Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful.
Caesarea Baptist Church, our home church has a Reformers Unanimous Chapter that we have been attending as a devotional study. RU is more than just an addiction recovery program but is very helpful in ministering to those who have or have had ... Continue Reading →
July 23rd, 2018
The Ultimate Spiritual Goal
1 Peter 1:16 (KJB) Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy.
God does not wish for your happiness. No, indeed, He wishes for you to desire to become holy.
There is a world of difference between being happy and being holy. Happiness relies upon our outward circumstances for ushering in happiness. Holiness relies upon the supernatural power and presence of God.
Holiness simply relies upon the work of God in our heart. Holiness lasts ... Continue Reading →
Know God, know joy
Rejoice in the Lord alway: and again I say, Rejoice. (Philippians 4:4 KJV)
Paul did not make this statement just once but rather he reaffirmed it: “rejoice in the Lord…” The object of rejoicing is clearly directed squarely and exclusively centered upon the Lord. Paul did not say “rejoice if …, or rejoice when …” There are no outer conditions we face in the world which limit real joy of the Lord from persistently burning from ... Continue Reading →