Are you a light brightly shining for God or a dark shadow living in this world?
And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with candles, and punish the men that are settled on their lees: that say in their heart, The LORD will not do good, neither will he do evil. (Zephaniah 1:12 KJV)
The Israelite’s were comfortable and content in their apathetic state of sin. They had allowed things of this world ... Continue Reading →
December 6th 2015
Are you alive on this earth and for all eternity?
I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob? God is not the God of the dead, but of the living. (Matthew 22:32 KJV)
This scripture verse contains one of God’s great “I am’s” recorded in the Bible. This verse proclaims succinctly that God is the living God of Abraham, Isacc, and Jacob. He is the God of the living. The god of ... Continue Reading →
December 5th 2015
Do you have a down payment of eternal peace and contentment while sojourning in this world?
For to be carnally minded is death; but to be spiritually minded is life and peace. Because the carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can be. (Romans 8:6-7 KJV)
To be carnally minded is to focus upon earthly things in this life rather than upon the eternal things of God. ... Continue Reading →
Faith in God is the fuel of righteousness and godliness.
By faith Noah, being warned of God of things not seen as yet, moved with fear, prepared an ark to the saving of his house; by the which he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is by faith. (Hebrews 11:7 KJV)
Faith is the spiritual fuel that plugs man into God’s supernatural energy supply. It takes faith to step out on the edge of a limb ... Continue Reading →
God is love but god sows hate and discord.
He that hateth me hateth my Father also. (John 15:23 KJV)
Jesus Christ is speaking in this scripture verse about people who hate both Him and God the Father. Hate is strong dislike. Hate opposes love. Hate is in opposition to the unconditional love of God who is the perfect picture of love.
The god of this world operates on dark spiritual energy of hate, division, and discord in enmity to the ... Continue Reading →
Opportunities to serve God are equally available to all mankind.
The rich and poor meet together: the LORD is the maker of them all. (Proverbs 22:2 KJV)
The world always strives to divide mankind by skin color, race, family ties, social and economic status, education, health, and many other kinds of lines in the sand. This faulty division serves to value man by who he is, what he has, and what he can do. This value system relies solely upon ... Continue Reading →
Do you pray for the gospel message to flow unhindered to others?
Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may have free course, and be glorified, even as it is with you: And that we may be delivered from unreasonable and wicked men: for all men have not faith. (2 Thessalonians 3:1-2 KJV)
Paul is asking the Thessalonian Church for prayer for the ministry work set before them. He desired that the gospel message of God ... Continue Reading →
Is the spirit of God alive in your church?
Nevertheless I have somewhat against thee, because thou hast left thy first love. (Revelation 2:4 KJV)
Jesus was speaking in this scripture verse to the church at Ephesus saying: “thou hast left thy first love…” things that used to be important to these church members had begun to fade away from their day to day spiritual life. Perhaps they had stopped soul winning, reading His Word, fellowshipping with others, or attending ... Continue Reading →
Do you know what time it is?
See then that ye walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as wise, Redeeming the time, because the days are evil. Wherefore be ye not unwise, but understanding what the will of the Lord is. (Ephesians 5:15-17 KJV)
Those who profess a personal relationship with God are encouraged to walk upright redeeming the time God has given them carefully. Man is to be a good steward of all that God has given him, including ... Continue Reading →
Where do you first seek comfort for what ails you?
And Asa in the thirty and ninth year of his reign was diseased in his feet, until his disease was exceeding great: yet in his disease he sought not to the LORD, but to the physicians. (2 Chronicles 16:12 KJV)
Asa’s physical health begins to fail. God’s Word is not clear as to exactly what this disease of his feet was. Many diseases today affect the health of man’s feet ... Continue Reading →