True Surrender

Verily, verily, I say unto thee, When thou wast young, thou girdedst thyself, and walkedst whither thou wouldest: but when thou shalt be old, thou shalt stretch forth thy hands, and another shall gird thee, and carry thee whither thou wouldest not. John 21:18 KJV It’s one thing to say that we have surrendered toContinue reading “True Surrender”

Have You Seen Jesus?

And when Herod saw Jesus, he was exceeding glad: for he was desirous to see him of a long season, because he had heard many things of him; and he hoped to have seen some miracle done by him. Luke 23:8 Indeed it is true that when some people come face to face with JesusContinue reading “Have You Seen Jesus?”

Dying To Live

“That I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his death; Philippians 3:10 It ain’t easy to die! That’s one of the reasons why the battle raging between our sinful weak flesh and our willing spirit is so fierce and exhausting! We wantContinue reading “Dying To Live”

What Must I Do To Be Saved?

“For if, when we were enemies, we were reconciled to God by the death of his Son, much more, being reconciled, we shall be saved by his life. Romans 5:10 It is hard to wrap our minds around the fact that we are saved- justified solely by the finished work of Christ Jesus. Surely thereContinue reading “What Must I Do To Be Saved?”

How To Deal With Skeptics

Who hath believed our report? and to whom is the arm of the LORD revealed? Isaiah 53:1 It’s impossible to explain what happens to a person when they are born again by the power of the Holy Spirit of God. For some of us there is an instant change in many areas of our lives;Continue reading “How To Deal With Skeptics”

His Net Will Not Break

Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life. John 8:12 KJV As I sit here on the beach and watch my husband cast his fishing line into the waves I am overwhelmed byContinue reading “His Net Will Not Break”

Shut Up With The Lord

And Jeremiah commanded Baruch, saying, I am shut up; I cannot go into the house of the Lord: – Jeremiah 36:5 KJV There are times when God wants to pull you aside- shut you in, so to speak- so that He can pour some truth into you; maybe take more untruth out of you- refine you,Continue reading “Shut Up With The Lord”

What Is Love?

And to know the love of Christ, which passeth knowledge, that ye might be filled with all the fulness of God. – Ephesians 3:19 The gospel of Jesus Christ certainly is good news! To know that there is a Way out of darkness and to everlasting life in Heaven that is free for our takingContinue reading “What Is Love?”

God’s Word > Man’s Word

Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth. – John 17:17 I was more than a little taken aback this morning after reading the “devotional” followed by the scripture in the group Bible study I am partaking in for the simple fact that the devotional was at least 3x longer than the portion ofContinue reading “God’s Word > Man’s Word”

Simple Faith

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. – John 3:16 KJV Sounds simple enough, “…whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” The spirit is willing but the flesh is weak (Matthew 26:41). AndContinue reading “Simple Faith”