December 11th, 2017
Of No Reputation
Philippians 2:7 (KJB) But made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form of a servant, and was made in the likeness of men.
What is a reputation?
It is a publicly held opinion regarding the state of or condition of a man or woman. It is a widely held and readily available opinion regarding every man. It is an attempt to answer who a man is, or who he seems to not to be, regardless ... Continue Reading →
December 9th, 2017
What Is Your Leadership Style?
Mark 10:44-45 (KJB) And whosoever of you will be the chiefest, shall be servant of all. 45 For even the Son of man came not to be ministered unto, but to minister, and to give his life a ransom for many.
God’s spiritual economy and authority, both on this earth and in the eternal realm, operate on a much different fuel than many leaders in authority at work in this dark and wicked world.
The world’s ... Continue Reading →
October 15, 2017
Treat Others Fairly for You Will Give an Answer to God
Colossians 4:1 (KJB) Masters, give unto your servants that which is just and equal; knowing that ye also have a Master in heaven.
A lost man can fail to serve others equally and seem to get away with it in this woefully wicked leaning world.
However, Paul in this verse reminds us, a man will give an answer to God for his treatment of others. Especially in a position of ... Continue Reading →
June 13th, 2017
God Says Go!
Luke 14:23 (KJB) And the lord said unto the servant, Go out into the highways and hedges, and compel them to come in, that my house may be filled.
God did not save you for sitting idle on the sideline, or to become comfortable allowing others to do all the work. God saved you with a specific spiritual job to do! Yes, salvation is free and His grace has no limit, but God desires for you fulfill ... Continue Reading →
September 3rd, 2016
Are You Skating on Thin Ice?
Let as many servants as are under the yoke count their own masters worthy of all honour, that the name of God and his doctrine be not blasphemed. And they that have believing masters, let them not despise them, because they are brethren; but rather do them service, because they are faithful and beloved, partakers of the benefit. These things teach and exhort. (1 Timothy 6:1-2 KJV)
There are both godly and ungodly relationships ... Continue Reading →
August 16th, 2016
The Pattern of a Servant
But he that is greatest among you shall be your servant. (Matthew 23:11 KJV)
A pastor, called of God into the ministry, is meant to lead a church congregation as a servant, rather than an “over lord.” God led His disciples by the greatest example of being a humble servant.
There are many “religious” cults or church movements like “Lordship Salvation” which use an overbearing leader or preacher who rigorously directs his flock to follow after ... Continue Reading →
April 7th 2016
Are You Rich or Poor in Spirit?
But made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form of a servant, and was made in the likeness of men: (Philippians 2:7 KJV)
Jesus is fully God but this scripture verse illuminates the truth that Jesus came to earth and was born in humble means supernaturally as a man in the flesh. He was spiritually emptied of self, taking on the form of a humble servant of God having the ... Continue Reading →
Do you need a spiritual temperature check?
For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous. (1 John 5:3 KJV)
As we love God naturally we desire to keep His commandments. The more we love God the more earnestly we desire to keep His commandments. Our love for Him, His Word, and His will and way manifests itself in our life by the degree of our obedience and willingness to live ... Continue Reading →