January 05, 2017
Paul Was Proud of His Pedigree
Acts 22:3 (KJB) I am verily a man which am a Jew, born in Tarsus, a city in Cilicia, yet brought up in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, and taught according to the perfect manner of the law of the fathers, and was zealous toward God, as ye all are this day.
Paul is recounting his pedigree and noteworthy training in this scripture verse. He was somewhat boastful in revealing his privilege ... Continue Reading →
April 29th 2016
Do You Major or Minor in Separating from Evil?
Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offences contrary to the doctrine which ye have learned; and avoid them. For they that are such serve not our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly; and by good words and fair speeches deceive the hearts of the simple. For your obedience is come abroad unto all men. I am glad therefore on your behalf: but yet I ... Continue Reading →
But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and for ever. Amen. (2 Peter 3:18 KJV)
Did you know that for a spiritually quickened alive child of God that serving Him by growing in grace and knowledge is not merely a good thought or suggestion. God desires that the regenerate child of God continue to spiritually grow and mature in His grace and knowledge. Actually, it is an imperative from God and ... Continue Reading →
Opportunities to serve God are equally available to all mankind.
The rich and poor meet together: the LORD is the maker of them all. (Proverbs 22:2 KJV)
The world always strives to divide mankind by skin color, race, family ties, social and economic status, education, health, and many other kinds of lines in the sand. This faulty division serves to value man by who he is, what he has, and what he can do. This value system relies solely upon ... Continue Reading →
Are you a “rebel rouser” rather than a servant of God?
If any man teach otherwise, and consent not to wholesome words, even the words of our Lord Jesus Christ, and to the doctrine which is according to godliness; He is proud, knowing nothing, but doting about questions and strifes of words, whereof cometh envy, strife, railings, evil surmisings, Perverse disputings of men of corrupt minds, and destitute of the truth, supposing that gain is godliness: from such withdraw ... Continue Reading →
March 11th 2015
Are you serving God and others?
As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith. (Galatians 6:10 KJV)
Paul is summing up walking in the Spirit. He is exhorting brethren to do good to every man whether they be in the spiritual family of God or following after the god of this world. However Paul added the thought that we are to especially do good to those ... Continue Reading →
Jesus Christ accounted for all sin debt so you can be set free from the burden of sin.
Ye are bought with a price; be not ye the servants of men. (1 Corinthians 7:23 KJV)
I hope you spend time contemplating the staggering debt of sin. Have you pondered the substantial cost to God in sending His only begotten Son to die on the cross for the debt of sin? Could you send your only child on this earth to ... Continue Reading →
What we do in life upon this earth comes back around like a boomerang in the eternal realm.
Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. (Galatians 6:7 KJV)
What goes around this earth comes back around like a boomerang and some will stand in line to receive a smack in the face in the eternal realm. If a person is sowing wickedness and evil it will hit hard when it ... Continue Reading →