The men believed the evidence they were shown, but they did not ask the Lord about it. – Joshua 9:14 (GWT) Mistakes. We all make them. Hopefully, as Christians, we make fewer of them -and when we do, we find ways to use them to our good. However, whether we find ways to produce some … Continue reading Mistakes…
But in our time something new has been added. What Moses and the prophets witnessed to all those years has happened. The God-setting-things-right that we read about has become Jesus-setting-things-right for us. And not only for us, but for everyone who believes in him. For there is no difference between us and them in this. … Continue reading He made it right!
“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God. – Matthew 5:9 (NASB) Sometimes, sadly, I think Christians can be the greatest hindrance to evangelizing. We get too caught up in doctrinal differences (which are often petty) and forget it’s about spreading the gospel message provided through the life, death and resurrection of our Lord. Recently … Continue reading Peacemakers
though he may stumble, he will not fall, for the Lord upholds him with his hand.-Psalm 37:24 (NIV) There are many times in my Christian walk I have stumbled. As I have aged, I have come to realize in a way such as never before how totally dependent I am on the grace of God. If not … Continue reading Stumbling, but not falling…
1 Everyone must submit to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except from God, and those that exist are instituted by God. 2 So then, the one who resists the authority is opposing God’s command, and those who oppose it will bring judgment on themselves. 3 For rulers are not a terror to good conduct, but … Continue reading Pay Your Taxes
O eternal and everlasting God, I presume to present myself this morning before thy Divine majesty, beseeching thee to accept of my humble and hearty thanks, that it hath pleased thy great goodness to keep and preserve me the night past from all the dangers poor mortals are subject to, and has given me sweet … Continue reading For President’s Day: A Prayer From George Washington For Guidance
Therefore whosoever heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them, I will liken him unto a wise man, which built his house upon a rock: 25 And the rain descended, and the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat upon that house; and it fell not: for it was founded upon a rock. 26 … Continue reading The Best Foundation