There is no more painful a wound than the one inflicted by a friend or a loved one. It cuts us to the quick. The website “grammarist.com” describes being “cut to the quick” in this way: “The idiom cut to the quick refers to cutting through the dead parts of something until reaching the living, … Continue reading THE WOUND OF BETRAYAL Psalm 55:12-13
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
The prince of preachers, Charles Spurgeon , once said, “Help my unbelief is something a man can only say by faith. While men have no faith, they are unconscious of their unbelief; but, as soon as they get a little faith, then they begin to be conscious of the greatness of their unbelief.” Have you … Continue reading Verse of the Day: Mark 9:24 HELP MY UNBELIEF
by Robin Self Yesterday we looked at God as the Alpha. The Beginning of all things. Jesus our wondrous Creator. Inventor and sustainer of time and space. In the Beginning, Jesus. At the End, Jesus. He is over all. He is our history and He is our future. He is everything in between Genesis 1:1 and … Continue reading Verse of the Day: Revelation 22:20-21. THE OMEGA: Awaiting His Return!
Those who belong to Christ are in a lifelong war.The war is between the Spirit of Christ that lives in us, and the flesh we are trapped in until either our death, or His return.We who belong to Him must crucify our flesh daily and submit to the will of the Father. Those who don’t … Continue reading Verse of the Day: Galatians 5:24 CRUCIFYING THE FLESH