January 5th, 2018
No Tears, No Death, No Sorrow, Crying, or Pain
Revelation 21:4 (KJB) And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.
Imagine a time coming of no more tears, death, sorrow, or crying.
Perhaps this sounds like an impossibility when considering that a man faces the daily certainty of these things occurring in this dark ... Continue Reading →
October 28th, 2016
Mourning Death is Natural
Genesis 23:2 (KJB) And Sarah died in Kirjath-arba; the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan: and Abraham came to mourn for Sarah, and to weep for her.
Mourning is a natural process of death. Sadness and weeping are an expected response to the death of a friend or loved one. Grieving is different for each person and it simply takes time and encouragement for restoration and healing for a heart that is heavy. Healing ... Continue Reading →
August 24th, 2016
Godly Sorrow Ushers in Eternal Life
For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world worketh death. (2 Corinthians 7:10 KJV)
There are two kinds of sorrow at work in this world.
One is a sorrow manufactured by circumstances. Good circumstances bring a time of sadness and tears inevitably followed by a change in condition bringing happiness and rather than sadness.
The second kind of sorrow links together salvation with godly sadness for ... Continue Reading →
July 27th, 2016
Do You Agree with God About Sin?
For though I made you sorry with a letter, I do not repent, though I did repent: for I perceive that the same epistle hath made you sorry, though it were but for a season. Now I rejoice, not that ye were made sorry, but that ye sorrowed to repentance: for ye were made sorry after a godly manner, that ye might receive damage by us in nothing. (2 Corinthians 7:8-9 KJV)
Paul ... Continue Reading →
May 23rd, 2016
In A Deep Pit
To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. How long wilt thou forget me, O LORD? for ever? how long wilt thou hide thy face from me? How long shall I take counsel in my soul, having sorrow in my heart daily? how long shall mine enemy be exalted over me? (Psalm 13:1-2 KJV)
We all find ourselves down trodden and immersed in a deep spiritual pit. A valley of no hope and only despair. We ... Continue Reading →