While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are temporal; but the things which are not seen are eternal (2 Cor.4:18) So there it is. You're faced with what looks like an impossible situation. There is no way around … Continue reading The Art of Sight: Not Looking at What You Can See-And Seeing What You Can’t
In spite of the bumps and bruises along the way, and the ups and downs, some of which I have been personally responsible for, giving my life to Jesus over forty years ago has been the single greatest thing I have ever done. I have not done many great things in this life: I suppose, … Continue reading Excuses, Excuses, Excuses: Do You Have One?
Acts 5:1-2 But a certain man named Ananias, with Sapphira his wife, sold a possession, And kept back part of the price, his wife also being privy to it, and brought a certain part, and laid it at the apostles feet. There’s a phrase I read some time ago that said, ‘God doesn't want weekend … Continue reading Keeping Back Part: God Wants Full Custody and Nothing Less
Written by guest blogger Stephanie Isidore 1 Chronicles 21:1 And Satan stood up against Israel, and provoked David to number Israel. Everything evil that is done, the devil has a hand in it somewhere. I was looking at David and why he went out to number the people... God did not request that His people … Continue reading Sincerity.
Deut.30:19 I call heaven and earth to record this day against you, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing: therefore choose life, that both thou and thy seed may live. We are faced with choices every day. Whether to wear this or that. Whether to do this or that. Whether … Continue reading It’s Your Choice–Choose Life and Live
Excuse me as I wax blissfully about one of my loves... Oh the joy of studying the bible! There is nothing like having a pile of commentaries and dictionaries stacked up on my desk just to go over a passage! The pure joy of plumbing the depths of New Testament Greek just to understand one … Continue reading Cutting It Straight
Yea, and all that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution. 2 Timothy 3:12 One of the most pervasive untruths spread by many so-called 'new gospels' seem to give the impression that once you've given your heart to Jesus, He makes everything alright, all your problems go away and there will be nothing but … Continue reading I Didn’t Sign Up For This…Or Did I?