November 29, 2020
What we say can be immensely valuable, encouraging, and even life-changing. The Scriptures are the mines where godly prospectors go for words of great treasure.
November 22, 2020
With God’s help, we fix our gaze on eternal things and listen for God to speak through His Word. When we do that, our hardships and predicaments are put into perspective. We remember God is sovereign and good and eternity is a lot longer than the fleeting days of now.
November 15, 2020
Where do bitter roots come from? A person gets hurt or offended or slighted. It may’ve been deliberate or unintentional. It may’ve been an offense that was perceived but not actual.
November 8, 2020
Proverbs 3:5-8 “Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make straight your paths. Be not wise in your own eyes; fear the LORD, and turn away from evil”
November 1, 2020
When Jesus rose up from the dead, all the cheering shifted to heaven’s side as man’s sin was paid for by the Son of the Most High God! Triumph like none ever was achieved!
October 25, 2020
But one rarely discussed aspect of the pain Christ bore was the intense shame He felt; the writer of Hebrews noted that while on the cross Jesus was “despising the shame.” What is the meaning of this unusual statement?
October 18, 2020
Did you know that Jesus affirmed the Scriptures over and over and over again? How many times in responding to the Pharisees and others did He preface His response to their leading questions and word-traps by saying: “Have you not read…” or “It is written…”
October 11, 2020
Jesus promised to never leave us or forsake us, to care for our needs, hear our prayers, and cause all things to work together for our good. Trusting Him is the better remedy for anxiety and fear, worry and dread.
October 4, 2020
The gospel is unchanging and of first importance! How quickly things can change and that right before our eyes. Upheaval often doesn’t announce its plans. And uncertainty seems more certain than it ever has. But nothing that may befall us can change this gospel, the Good News about Jesus Christ.
September 27, 2020
Baptism is a personal passion play declaring the Good News of Jesus Christ and how we’ve been regenerated into new creatures who will dwell with Him forever. And that is joyous beyond words!