May 30th, 2018
Spiritual Gain Through Loss
Matthew 10:39 (KJB) He that findeth his life shall lose it: and he that loseth his life for my sake shall find it.
Only with God can a man lose everything in this world and gain in the eternal realm.
Life really begins when a man or woman find a personal relationship with God, upon this sweet eternal relationship is built all the things of his life, in this world and forever in the eternal realm.
A man ... Continue Reading →
Spring time paints a lovely picture of fresh blossoming new life.
For, lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone; The flowers appear on the earth; the time of the singing of birds is come, and the voice of the turtle is heard in our land; The fig tree putteth forth her green figs, and the vines with the tender grape give a good smell. Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away. (Song of ... Continue Reading →
Sarai was born in Babylon; home of the proliferation of all false religion. It is not clear what beliefs and practices both Sarai and Abram had been taught growing up. Abram, Sarai, and extended family members of Abram left Babylon heading to Canaan to dwell after the marriage of Abram and Sarai. This journey forth was in a time of severe famine and great difficulty as they made their way to the land of Canaan.
Because of the severe famine Abraham changed ... Continue Reading →
Do possessions of this world have you; or are you encompassed by things of God as you sojourn upon this earth?
And Abraham stood up from before his dead, and spake unto the sons of Heth, saying, I am a stranger and a sojourner with you: give me a possession of a buryingplace with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight. (Genesis 23:3-4 KJV)
To sojourn in a place means to exist in a temporary status ... Continue Reading →
God sees man who is quickened alive spiritually as covered in the blood Jesus Christ shed upon the cross for all sin. He sees man who has been quickened alive as perfect and pure from His holy viewpoint in the Heavens:
Praise to God who does not see the stain of our sin but only the blood of Christ covering us or atoning for our sin making us as white as snow. David spoke of this in Psalm fifty one ... Continue Reading →
Mankind can take no credit for any abilities in his spiritual life for they are of God.
Not that we are sufficient of ourselves to think any thing as of ourselves; but our sufficiency is of God; (2 Corinthians 3:5 KJV)
Mankind is insufficient in his own natural darkened state having nothing in his natural self to glory about; apart from inviting the presence of God to live and dwell inside Him accepting God’s gift of great mercy through faith ... Continue Reading →
Have you unwrapped the perfect and precious eternal gift from God offered to whomsoever will accept it in faith?
The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple. The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes. The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever: the judgments of the LORD are true and righteous ... Continue Reading →
Man can go from the gutter to glory with God
What is man, that thou art mindful of him? and the son of man, that thou visitest him? For thou hast made him a little lower than the angels, and hast crowned him with glory and honour. (Psalms 8:4-5 KJV)
“What is man, that thou art mindful of him?” That is a question that we cannot possibly wrap our finite minds around this side of heaven. Man cannot possibly understand ... Continue Reading →
Are you living in freedom from sin and physical death unto spiritual life in Christ?
There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit. For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free from the law of sin and death. (Romans 8:1-2 KJV)
Any person who professes Christ with their lips believing in God through faith in His Son Jesus Christ has ... Continue Reading →
Many biblical scholars believe The Valley of dry Bones is an allegory or a prophetic vision of the future and not an actual reference to a place. It is at the very least an illustration concerning the Jewish people and the entire nation of Israel. The dry bones are a depiction their spiritual deprivation and their future restoration prophetically mentioned throughout scripture.
The Jewish people’s spiritual restoration is likened to a reconstruction of a physical human body. These Biblical ... Continue Reading →