October 7th, 2017
History Admonishes Arrogance
1 Corinthians 10:11-12 (KJB) Now all these things happened unto them for ensamples: and they are written for our admonition, upon whom the ends of the world are come. 12 Wherefore let him that thinketh he standeth take heed lest he fall.
Learn from History, learn from your prideful mistakes of the past, and learn from the glaring sinful errors others commit. Every moment of history is for our learning and admonition. The key is to visit ... Continue Reading →
August 31st, 2016
The Past Is Past
Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, (Philippians 3:13 KJV)
The past is over and done with. Nothing you can do or say will change it, erase it, or improve upon it. Therefore, quit reaching out for things of yesterday and begin living for the day at hand with great expectations, and cloaked in ... Continue Reading →
June 21st, 2016
Paul Was Pressing Forward!
Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus. (Philippians 3:13-14 KJV)
Are you stuck observing your past in the rear view mirror? Rather than looking on the road ahead, as Paul, to things of God? God is always ... Continue Reading →
Are you looking in your rear view mirror? Or focusing ahead in the windshield of life?
Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever. (Psalm 23:6 KJV)
Looking in the rear view mirror is like focusing on the problem situations and circumstances in the history of our life. These troubling times may appear and loom forebodingly in our rear view mirror if we ... Continue Reading →