Who’s Interests Do We Seek?

For all seek their own, not the things which are Jesus Christ’s. – Philippians 2:21 When we take a true deep look at ourselves what do we see? What are our interests? What occupies our mind? We profess the Lord Jesus as our hearts home, as our savior, but have we truly made Him ourContinue reading “Who’s Interests Do We Seek?”

Is Your Light Shining?

And let us consider one another to provoke unto love and to good works – Hebrews 10:24 Are we letting our lights so shine before men that they see our good works, and glorify our Father which is in heaven (Matthew 5:16)? That is often the best way to motivate others to love and goodContinue reading “Is Your Light Shining?”

He Did it & So Can We

And he withdrew himself into the wilderness, and prayed. – Luke 5:16 The he referred to in this passage of scripture is Jesus Christ. Jesus, God in the flesh, found it necessary to withdraw into the wilderness alone in order to pray to His Father in heaven frequently; daily. This man who had the mostContinue reading “He Did it & So Can We”

We Have the Answers- Right?

And Nadab and Abihu, the sons of Aaron, took either of them his censer, and put fire therein, and put incense thereon, and offered strange fire before the Lord, which he commanded them not. And there went out fire from the Lord, and devoured them, and they died before the Lord. Then Moses said unto Aaron, This isContinue reading “We Have the Answers- Right?”

Thankful?

In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Jesus Christ concerning you. – 1 Thessalonians 5:18 Today in America we celebrate Thanksgiving. Traditionally it is a day set aside to gather with family and friends over a feast while giving thanks for the many blessings afforded us. How sad toContinue reading “Thankful?”

God’s Plan for Justice

And I will pour out my fury upon Sin, the strength of Egypt; and I will cut off the multitude of No. – Ezekiel 30:15 If we look at this verse of scripture through the lens of simplicity we are able to capture a snapshot of God’s plan for justice. Every line of scripture inContinue reading “God’s Plan for Justice”

Belief that He Is

But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him. – Hebrews 11:6 Jesus said it Himself in Luke 18:8, “…when the Son of man cometh, shall he find faith on the earth?”Continue reading “Belief that He Is”

State of Confusion

For God is not the author of confusion, but of peace, as in all churches of the saints. – 1 Corinthians 14:33 All of us have a different story on how we came to believe on Christ Jesus as our Lord and Savior. Our testimonies are all unique and serve to remind us how weContinue reading “State of Confusion”

He’s Telling Us the Truth

And they that were sent went their way, and found even as He had said unto them.” – Luke 19:32 It is a blessed comfort when we walk out into the world, going about our daily tasks, to see that things- and especially people- are found to be exactly as the LORD, in His HolyContinue reading “He’s Telling Us the Truth”

Who Are You Trying to Persuade?

For do I now persuade men, or God? or do I seek to please men? for if I yet pleased men, I should not be the servant of Christ. – Galatians 1:10 Volumes could be written about the implications of straying from the commands made in Galatians 1:1-10. Suffice it to say, straying from theContinue reading “Who Are You Trying to Persuade?”