Freedom

If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed. – John 8:36 I feel as though a weight has been lifted, the fog has cleared, and the stone has been rolled away from the door! I was burdened and oppressed; feeling dejected and scattered; my focus waning! I had become boggedContinue reading “Freedom”

Standard of Truth

This people draweth nigh unto me with their mouth, and honoureth me with their lips; but their heart is far from me. But in vain they do worship me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men. – Matthew 15:8-9 Sometimes I feel like Job: not in the despairing, I would have been better off ifContinue reading “Standard of Truth”

A Warning in the Word

But He answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God. – Mark 4:4 These are the words Jesus spoke to Satan when he tempted Him in the wilderness. I urge us all to pause and read those wordsContinue reading “A Warning in the Word”

Born Again at Forty

For the man was about forty years old, on whom this miracle of healing was shewed. – Acts 4:22 I sure can identify with this verse of scripture for I too was forty years old when I learned, firsthand, of the healing power of the Lord Jesus Christ. I have had knowledge of the LordContinue reading “Born Again at Forty”

Who Can Name All That He Is?

Wherefore God also hath highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name: That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth; And that every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory ofContinue reading “Who Can Name All That He Is?”

Keeping It Simple Until The End

But go thou thy way till the end be: for thou shalt rest, and stand in thy lot at the end of the days. – Daniel 12:13 That is a heavy verse of scripture to meditate upon but an important one to remember especially considering all that is going on in the world around us.Continue reading “Keeping It Simple Until The End”

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 Can Do Nothing To The Truth

For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth – 2 Corinthians 13:8 Despite our best efforts we cannot change the truth! We can lie about the truth; we can tell only half of the truth; we can deny the truth but we cannot change it! Oh, how we continue to tryContinue reading “We Can Do Nothing To The Truth”

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”