“A man can accept what Christ has done without knowing how it works; indeed, he certainly won’t know how it works until he has accepted it.” C. S. Lewis “The message of the cross is foolish to those who are headed for destruction! But we who are being saved know … Continue Reading Perspectives
There is therefore now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus, who do not walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit (Romans 8:1 NKJV). Hello everyone. I do realize it has been a day or two since my last blog post. School has kept me … Continue Reading Freedom
“But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they went to the tomb, taking the spices they had prepared. And they found the stone rolled away from the tomb, but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. While they were … Continue Reading He is Risen !!!
If I give away all I have, and if I deliver up my body to be burned, but have not love, I gain nothing. 4 Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant 5 or rude. It does not insist on its own … Continue Reading What is Love?
“He reached down from on high and took hold of me; he drew me out of deep waters. 18 He rescued me from my powerful enemy, from my foes, who were too strong for me. 19 They confronted me in the day of my disaster, but the Lord was my support. 20 He … Continue Reading Rock Bottom
“In those days Caesar Augustus issued a decree that a census should be taken of the entire Roman world. (This was the first census that took place while Quirinius was governor of Syria.) And everyone went to their own town to register. So Joseph also went up from the town … Continue Reading The Heart of the Gospel
For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart. 13 Nothing in all creation is hidden from God’s sight. Everything is uncovered and laid bare before … Continue Reading Something to Ponder
9“ Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good. 10 Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves. 11 Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord. 12 Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. 13 Share with … Continue Reading Christian Living
“For this very reason, make every effort to supplement your faith with virtue, and virtue with knowledge, and knowledge with self-control, and self-control with steadfastness, and steadfastness with godliness, and godliness with brotherly affection, and brotherly affection with love. For if these qualities are yours and are increasing, they keep … Continue Reading Your Calling
In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus. Therefore do not let sin reign in your mortal body so that you obey its evil desires. (Romans 6:11-12 NIV) I hope everyone is having a blessed day. I realize it has been a … Continue Reading Dying to Live
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our afflictions, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted … Continue Reading Comfort
For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, 9 not a result of works, so that no one may boast. 10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared … Continue Reading Saved By Grace
Then Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, because they do not know what they are doing.” (Luke 23:24 CSB) Christian Standard Bible (Nashville, TN: Holman Bible Publishers, 2017), Lk 23:34. The greatest example of forgiveness that we will ever see is found in this one verse. For those that are not … Continue Reading Stop the Hate and Learn to Forgive!
Hello everyone. Today I would like to pose a question to you all. Have you ever felt like God was just too far away from you or that you were to far away from God? Sometimes we feel like there is a large void between us (humankind) and God (the … Continue Reading Is God Too Far Away?
For those new to the Bible (like me) here are some example “Life Verses”. Like I said in my blog, search for your life verse that speaks to you. John 3:16: For God loved the world in this way: He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who … Continue Reading Life Verse Examples
3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and the God of all comfort. 4 He comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any kind of affliction, through the comfort we ourselves receive … Continue Reading What is your Life Verse?