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”

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”

Beginning Again

“Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.” – 2 Corinthians 5:17 How many times have you dreamt of running away from your current life so that you could start fresh, begin again? To wipe the slate clean and startContinue reading “Beginning Again”

A Tall Order

Because it is written, be ye holy; for I am holy. – 1 Peter 1:16 The Lord commands that His people- Be ye holy; for I am holy (1 Peter 1:16). This is a tall order- one that requires self-discipline and humility. Self-discipline can be accomplished in the flesh- a product of human nature- andContinue reading “A Tall Order”

Sweet Storms

For to be carnally minded is death; but to be spiritually minded is life and peace. – Romans 8:6 When the storms of life come where do you run for shelter and safety? Do you slip instantly or slowly into despair? Do you sink into the mire of your feelings? Does the light of yourContinue reading “Sweet Storms”

All to Him we Owe

And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men; – Colossians 3:23 In Leviticus 27 we are taught that a tithe of everything belongs to the Lord and that we should keep our promises just as God Almighty is always faithful to keep His! This tithe is more thanContinue reading “All to Him we Owe”

The Word is Alive

But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word. – Acts 6:4 The Holy Word of God continually amazes me! Many of us have heard it said that it is alive- well, of course it is- it is Jesus Christ, after all! I don’t think I meditate on thatContinue reading “The Word is Alive”

The Most Neglected Item On Our “To Do” List

And all things, whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive. – Matthew 21:22 The most beneficial thing we can do for ourselves and those around us is pray! Yet it is for certain the most neglected item on most of our to do lists. Chores need done- do them first! Got toContinue reading “The Most Neglected Item On Our “To Do” List”

Be Careful Who You Follow

My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: – John 10:27 What does it mean to follow someone? In today’s society we “follow” hundreds, often thousands, of people on various social media platforms. Just exactly who are we following? Why in the world would we follow anyone but Christ Jesus?Continue reading “Be Careful Who You Follow”

Boast in the Lord

I will bless the Lord at all times: his praise shall continually be in my mouth. My soul shall make her boast in the Lord: the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad. O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name together. – Psalm 34:1-3 Let me boast in the Lord! Let me sing praises toContinue reading “Boast in the Lord”