Month: April 2016

Unchanged

“But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves. For if any be a hearer of the word, and not a doer, he is like unto a man beholding his natural face in a… Read More ›

Unchanged

“But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves. For if any be a hearer of the word, and not a doer, he is like unto a man beholding his natural face in a… Read More ›

The Simple-Minded

“How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? And the scorners delight in their scorning, and fools hate knowledge?” – Proverbs 1:22 A Greek named Demosthenes was once addressing a bored and listless audience, so he told them a… Read More ›

The Simple-Minded

“How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? And the scorners delight in their scorning, and fools hate knowledge?” – Proverbs 1:22 A Greek named Demosthenes was once addressing a bored and listless audience, so he told them a… Read More ›

The Eye of a Needle

“It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.” – Mark 10:25 Around the walls of Jerusalem and other Bible-era cities, they had little… Read More ›

Take up Your Swords

“Awake O’ people for your demise is at hand. You shall see the destruction of the land. The wolves shall howl, the jackals run with nose sniffing the blood stained land. Your sins shall bear only fruit of evil. Your… Read More ›

Under New Management

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 When I first got saved, I learned about Jesus in the Bible, and that… Read More ›

A Child of the King

“Unto me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given, that I should preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ;” – Ephesians 3:8 Have you been complaining about your poverty? Listen, you may not… Read More ›

A Child of the King

“Unto me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given, that I should preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of Christ;” – Ephesians 3:8 Have you been complaining about your poverty? Listen, you may not… Read More ›

Taken Captive

“And that they may recover themselves out of the snare of the devil, who are taken captive by him at his will.” – 2 Timothy 2:26 I’ve heard it told how they catch monkeys in the South Sea Islands: they… Read More ›

Taken Captive

“And that they may recover themselves out of the snare of the devil, who are taken captive by him at his will.” – 2 Timothy 2:26 I’ve heard it told how they catch monkeys in the South Sea Islands: they… Read More ›

You Are Holy

Sometimes I think we forget or temporarily misplace this simple truth – God is holy, and therefore the answer to all of our problems. There is nothing He does not know, there is nothing He cannot deal with, there is… Read More ›

You Are Holy

Sometimes I think we forget or temporarily misplace this simple truth – God is holy, and therefore the answer to all of our problems. There is nothing He does not know, there is nothing He cannot deal with, there is… Read More ›

Woe to those…

“Woe to those who come through the teachings of false teachers, false prophets, for they shall not see the kingdom of God. They are blind, deaf, and dumb. For they do not have the Spirit of the Lord within them…. Read More ›

Stretched Out in Prayer

 “… The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.” – James 5:16 These words, effectual and fervent, literally mean “stretched out.” The idea is of a horse jumping over a barricade, stretched out as he leaps. Or it’s… Read More ›

Stretched Out in Prayer

 “… The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.” – James 5:16 These words, effectual and fervent, literally mean “stretched out.” The idea is of a horse jumping over a barricade, stretched out as he leaps. Or it’s… Read More ›

Healing the Wounded

“Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, ye which are spiritual, restore such a one in the spirit of meekness; considering thyself, lest thou also be tempted.” – Galatians 6:1 Have you ever noticed that sometimes when a new… Read More ›