John MacArthur says: Sanctification is accomplished by means of the truth, which is the revelation that the Son gave regarding all that the Father commanded him to communicate and is now contained in the Scriptures left by the apostles. There was a time when I wasn’t very discerning of God’s word. If my favorite Bible … Continue reading His Word Is Truth
Jesus commended the church in Ephesus in the book of Revelation for testing those who claimed to be apostles. They found false teachers among those they put to the test. This practice of holding teachers and leaders accountable isn’t to be thrown aside today.John MacArthur says:“The Ephesian church exercised spiritual discernment. It knew how to … Continue reading Jesus Commends The Church in Ephesus
There are many today who want to disregard the words of the Apostle Paul and say Jesus’s words are more important. It is becoming more and more common for people who don’t want to submit to all of scripture to say, “I’ll just stick to what Jesus said.”Well, they would do good to consider the … Continue reading VERSE OF THE DAY: Matthew 4:17
If you are in Christ you are a new creation. You have been given a new heart. All your past sins are forgiven and your future sins are not counted against you. Jesus has paid your debt in full. He said so in the cross when he cried, “It is finished!”. So don’t continue to … Continue reading VERSE OF THE DAY Romans 8:1
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.
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
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