February 14, 2020
Offspring of God
Acts 17:29 (KJB) Forasmuch then as we are the offspring of God, we ought not to think that the Godhead is like unto gold, or silver, or stone, graven by art and man’s device.
Each person reaches a glass ceiling in his or her natural finite thinking at work in this world. No person cannot entirely wrap his or her head around the infinite nature and creation of God for His ways are “out of this world” and beyond our limited understanding ... Continue Reading →
February 13, 2020
Prepared for Departure
1 Thessalonians 5:1-2 (KJB) But of the times and the seasons, brethren, ye have no need that I write unto you. 2 For yourselves know perfectly that the day of the Lord so cometh as a thief in the night.
I am sure that many of you have embarked on a trip or traveled on vacation at least a time or two. You pack your bags carefully, trying to consider your every need and desire when you are away from the comfort of your own ... Continue Reading →
February 12, 2020
Seeking God Not Physicians
2 Chronicles 16:12 (KJB) 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.
In this ever medically advancing modern world in which we live, it is quite common for a person to forgo asking God for help and to seek advice and remedy from a physician who is a part of our Scientific world. This avenue of information ... Continue Reading →
February 11, 2020
A Healthy Fear of God
Ecclesiastes 5:7 (KJB) For in the multitude of dreams and many words there are also divers vanities: but fear thou God.
The speaking of many words and reliance upon dreams is often built upon the irrational reasoning of human reasoning, having nothing to do with God. Relying upon a world-based and often corrupt thought process, rather than trusting in God can be a fatal error, many unsuspecting people willingly commit in this world.
A professing child of God must allow ... Continue Reading →
February 10, 2020
After Advice of Young Men
2 Chronicles 10:13-14 (KJB) And the king answered them roughly; and king Rehoboam forsook the counsel of the old men, 14 And answered them after the advice of the young men, saying, My father made your yoke heavy, but I will add thereto: my father chastised you with whips, but I will chastise you with scorpions.
These two scripture verses contain a wealth of information for ancient times and today. If you are familiar with the context of these verses, you know ... Continue Reading →
February 09, 2020
Sin In The Church
1 Corinthians 6:11 (KJB) And such were some of you: but ye are washed, but ye are sanctified, but ye are justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and by the Spirit of our God.
This short scripture verse has a powerful message. To get a proper understanding, one must read previous verses by starting at verse nine.
Paul is speaking to the Corinthian Church about sins present in the church. These people attending church were far from perfect in their standing ... Continue Reading →
February 08, 2020
Burial, cremation, or composting…Which Honors And Glorifies God?
Exodus 13:19 (KJB) And Moses took the bones of Joseph with him: for he had straitly sworn the children of Israel, saying, God will surely visit you; and ye shall carry up my bones away hence with you.
I recently read an article about human composting, Ummm what? Human composting upon death?
Is this method of destroying a body a new green technique promised as an advance in Science? A new, improved way to dispose of dead bodies upon ... Continue Reading →
February 07, 2020
He Had Not Proved It
1 Samuel 17:38-39 (KJB) And Saul armed David with his armour, and he put an helmet of brass upon his head; also he armed him with a coat of mail. 39 And David girded his sword upon his armour, and he assayed to go; for he had not proved it. And David said unto Saul, I cannot go with these; for I have not proved them. And David put them off him.
These verses show us that perhaps Saul relied ... Continue Reading →
February 06, 2020
Revelation 3:8 (KJB) I know thy works: behold, I have set before thee an open door, and no man can shut it: for thou hast a little strength, and hast kept my word, and hast not denied my name.
Most of us would agree that we choose to lock the doors of our home or business each night. Why, as a matter of our safety and because we do not cherish the thought of a stranger entering our abode unannounced or rifling through our things ... Continue Reading →
February 05, 2020
Heritage Begins Here
1 Chronicles 1:1 (KJB) Adam, Sheth, Enosh
The book of Chronicles might seem like dry reading without any relevance whatsoever today. However, it is the recorded history of all humanity, beginning with Adam in this short scripture verse.
1 Chronicles 1:4 (KJB) Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.
People are interested in tracing their family roots. For many, their fondness to the past is relevant to the peace and happiness of their future.
Indeed, it is interesting to meet family in sifting readily available information about ... Continue Reading →