Life’s Uncertainties are God’s Certainties
(Jer 29:11 KJV) For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.
How many times have you heard that this world is out of control? Sometimes it may seem that way with all the planned wars for profit, crime, drugs, alcohol, sexual crimes, divorces, financial catastrophes, natural catastrophes, etc. If we were to focus on…Continue
WHOSES LAWS DO YOU LIVE BY
When it comes to the word of God, there are none so blind as those who do not want to see and none so deaf as those who do not want to hear. They read the Scriptures and say they are just a series of stories put together and they do not see how they apply to them or sit in church on Sunday morning and do not hear a word that the preacher is saying that can benefit them.
The stories of the Bible may be old, but they have stood the test of time and have…Continue
SEEKING TO LIVE A MORE
CHRIST LIKE LIFE
No matter how much we read the Bible and try to apply the word of God to our lives we will fall short of perfection and in our efforts to emulate the teachings of Jesus Christ we will fail. We live in a sin-filled world and are bombarded by the temptations of Satan every day of our lives. Whether it is by open rebellion against God or just subtle ways of ignoring the teachings of the Bible, in one way or the other we will fall short of…Continue
James 1:2-4 Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance. And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing. (NASB)