Whenever we are seeking to faithfully follow God in our lives, we don’t have to wait for a feeling of peace before doing something. Proceed with wisdom, and if He doesn’t want us to do it, just like with Paul, He will close the door.
NOT GUILTY. These are words that we probably hear often while watching our favorite courtroom drama. But these are the most precious words ever for anyone who has put faith in Christ. The words "no condemnation" mean just that. Christ has taken our guilty verdict upon Himself. Anyone who is familiar with Ray Comfort's YouTube … Continue reading THE GREAT EXCHANGE…Romans 8:1
This verse is power-packed with so much for encouragement in the Christian life. I want to go through it and make a few interesting points. First, I had always considered the "great cloud of witnesses" to mean that the saints of the past were surrounding us and watching us as we "run the race". However, … Continue reading WHEN THE RACE IS WON…Hebrews 12:1
We live in a world today where peace can seem hard to come by. I guess it has always been so. There have been wars raging from nearly the beginning of time. Kingdoms have risen and fallen. There have been famines, hurricanes, and earthquakes. The earth has seen the judgment of a catastrophic global flood … Continue reading AN UNSHAKABLE KINGDOM Hebrews 12:28
The story of the rich young ruler is a sad one. It is the account of a young wealthy man who meets Jesus on the road and asks, “Good teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” When Jesus begins naming the commandments, the young man is thrilled, since he is certain that he … Continue reading COUNTING THE COST Luke 28:23
Do you call yourself a Christian? If so, does your life look like that of someone who follows Christ? Here are some questions you can ask yourself that might be useful as you examine your walk with Christ and help you determine if you are walking in the light, or walking in darkness. *Is my … Continue reading Verse of the Day John 1:6 A CHILD OF DARKNESS? OR A CHILD OF THE DAY?
Death is not our friend. Yet, the inevitable truth is that man's fall in Eden has marked us all for that appointment. Few verses have given me as much peace as these comforting words in Psalms 139. Our time on this earth has been predetermined before we were ever born. Before our parents or grandparents … Continue reading Verse of the Day Psalms 139:16 FROM LIFE’S FIRST CRY TO FINAL BREATH