December 9th, 2018
A Man Often Chooses to Love The Very Things God Hates
Luke 16:14-15 (KJB) And the Pharisees also, who were covetous, heard all these things: and they derided him. 15 And he said unto them, Ye are they which justify yourselves before men; but God knoweth your hearts: for that which is highly esteemed among men is abomination in the sight of God.
Love can be a fickle thing. There are a lot of false impressions about love circulating in ... Continue Reading →
July 9th, 2018
Cold and Calculated Hearts Dot the Landscape of This World
Matthew 24:12 (KJB) And because iniquity shall abound, the love of many shall wax cold.
This scripture verse was written primarily to the Jewish people. It is a description of how hard and cold their hearts will be in the end times. Though this verse was recorded in God’s Word in describing His own people in the last days, it can also apply to the stone filled hearts of lost ... Continue Reading →
March 23rd, 2018
No Favor with God
Matthew 5:44-45 (KJB) But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you; 45 That ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven: for he maketh his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust.
God does not favor ... Continue Reading →
January 26th, 2018
God’s Love and Wrath
Romans 1:18-19 (KJB) For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who hold the truth in unrighteousness; 19 Because that which may be known of God is manifest in them; for God hath shewed it unto them.
It is pleasant and palatable to contemplate upon the unconditional love of God (John 3:16).
However, as this verse succinctly points out, the holy and perfect essence of God also divinely expresses ... Continue Reading →
Biblical Wisdom Wednesday Reveals Biblical Answers to Common Questions About Life
Does God Hate Me?
John 3:16-17 (KJB) For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. 17 For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.
Many people cannot understand that God, who loves us with an everlasting ... Continue Reading →
December 28th, 2017
Yes, A Holy God Does Divinely Love and Hate
Romans 9:13 (KJB) As it is written, Jacob have I loved, but Esau have I hated.
Not only is the vast and unconditional love of God both misapplied and misunderstood in this world, but gravely so is His capacity to hate. The whole essence of God includes both love and hate. If you know a God who has only the ability to love then you have not comprehended the whole spiritual ... Continue Reading →
November 14th, 2017
God said “I Love You” First
1 John 4:19 (KJB) We love him, because he first loved us.
God loved us when we were unlovable. There is nothing inside the natural man that is appealing or even distantly attractive, yet God sees only a perpetual potential for every person.
Yes, God views a man through what he can be, rather than what he is today.
God loved you and me enough to perceive only spiritual possibilities rather than potential problems in our flesh. ... Continue Reading →
September 19, 2017
Love the Stranger
Deuteronomy 10:19 (KJB) Love ye therefore the stranger: for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt.
God knows and loves every man, woman, and child. There is no such thing as a stranger to Him. God is calling attention to the fact that all people were once strangers in the land of Egypt.
Yes, even if you have been saved for many years, there was a time in your life when you were a stranger in the ... Continue Reading →
August 25th, 2107
Hate Evil and Cling to Godliness
Romans 12:9 (KJB) Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.
Imagine if this verse were practically applied by every person professing to be a loving child of Christ. It would certainly magnanimously change the cloudy and dark atmosphere found at work in this world.
Simply put, it is choosing to turn from evil to that which is godly. This sounds simple, but it is often spiritually ... Continue Reading →