July 20th, 2019
Sorrow with Hope
John 11:25 (KJB) Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live.
Jesus was speaking directly to Martha in this verse. They had gathered around her obvious physically dead brother, who was a dear friend of Jesus, Lazarus. Martha’s heart was filled with sorrow about her brother’s death. In fact, Jesus sorrowed and wept for the death of Lazarus, However, He did ... Continue Reading →
A New Creature in Christ
Up Close and Personal with the Apostle Paul Series
2 Corinthians 5:17 (KJB) Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.
A new life in Christ does not merely mean the addition of Jesus Christ to existing world-based habits, preferences, or tacking Him onto current lifestyle choices. No, indeed, for you, me, and every spiritually regenerated heart, ... Continue Reading →
May 20th, 2018
Adorned with New Spiritual Life
Ephesians 4:22-24 (KJB) That ye put off concerning the former conversation the old man, which is corrupt according to the deceitful lusts; 23 And be renewed in the spirit of your mind; 24 And that ye put on the new man, which after God is created in righteousness and true holiness.
When a hardworking man or a woman get filthy and dirty in the process of physical labor in the confines of their daily job, ... Continue Reading →
Calvary – Triumph for All Eternity
Jesus Christ, the Eternal King, lives forever. His resurrection from the grave forever beats the clutch of death. Humanity left to self, or outside of having a personal relationship with God, will die physically and remain dead spiritually. However, an opportunity for possessing a new spiritual life that lasts forever is possible in personally knowing God. There is no such thing as death with God for knowing Him is all about living forever.
The fragility of ... Continue Reading →
May 28th, 2015
Sin Brings Death But Christ Brings New Spiritual Life
And if Christ be in you, the body is dead because of sin; but the Spirit is life because of righteousness. (Romans 8:10 KJV)
Knowing Christ personally and living in a spiritual relationship with Him brings about death to sin and a quickening spiritually alive bringing new life in Him. It is bringing spiritual death to sin and life through the holiness and righteousness of Christ.
Nothing good naturally resides in our ... Continue Reading →
There are many dead men in this world trying to follow God’s law rather than live in His Spirit.
Who also hath made us able ministers of the new testament; not of the letter, but of the spirit: for the letter killeth, but the spirit giveth life. (2 Corinthians 3:6 KJV)
Mankind is made ministers of the New Testament through the supernatural work and power of God through His Son’s sacrifice ushering in new spiritual life at the cross of ... Continue Reading →