The Lord’s Patience Is Only Giving Us Extra Time To Be Saved

An Exposition of 2 Peter 3:1-end In the last days, there will be scoffers (v. 3)The scoffers will be following their own evil (sinful) desires (v. 3)They will mock the promise of the coming of Jesus Christ saying “Where is the promise of His coming?” they will ask. “Ever since our fathers fell asleep, everything ...

The Kingdom of Heaven Revealed

To God be the glory for the love of Jesus Christ towards mankind. This love is shown throughout the thirteenth chapter of St. Matthew which Jesus devoted entirely to using our everyday experiences, vocations and imagery to teach us what we need to know about the kingdom of heaven. Jesus is a great teacher who ...

Who Benefits From My Salvation?

Roman’s 10:14-15 ” But how can they call on him to save them unless they believe in him? And how can they believe in him if they have never heard about him? And how can they hear about him unless someone tells them? And how will anyone go and tell them without being sent? That ...

Temptation

What is temptation? An enticement to act against the will of God (in thoughts and actions) “Something you want to have or do, even though you know you shouldn’t. That bag of peanut butter cups on top of your fridge might be an example of a temptation. The thing that you want despite knowing it’s ...

SPURRING ONE ANOTHER TO LOVE & GOOD WORKS

Hebrews 10:24 says, “And let us consider one another in order to stir up love and good works,” – This verse implies that all Christians are interdependent: I need to spur you and you need to spur me to love and good works. With this verse we see that no christian can survive the road alone. Adam ...

The Compassion of Jesus

(Matthew 9:35-38) Compassion: Matt. 9:36 says, “But when He saw the multitudes, He was moved with compassion for them, because they were weary and scattered, like sheep having no shepherd.” Compassion is something we know to drive Jesus into all the activities we see in vs. 35: teaching, preaching, and healing. Since we always pray ...

Slaves on Horseback

Today, the Lord gives me an opportunity to tell you the story of some people who began one way but ended another way. By the time you understand the stories, your spirit will be lifted and you will appreciate the fact that, when God turns the wheel around for a person, situations change for the ...

Acceptable Fasting

Memory Verse: “Is this not the fast that I have chosen: To loose the bonds of wickedness, To undo the heavy burdens, To let the oppressed go free, And that you break every yoke?” Isaiah 58:6 NKJV Focal Point: To examine the type of fasting the Lord requires. Definition: According to The New Unger’s Bible ...

Best Strategy For Answered Prayers

Praise the Lord! I hope you have been committing things to prayer because all things are possible with God. Your request might be considered small or big, but as long as it is a request, you can talk about it with Jesus. If you haven’t been praying you need to begin. If you have been ...

When the Power of Resurrection shows up

When The Power of Resurrection Shows Up In the gospel according to St. John chapter 11, a family very close to our Lord Jesus Christ had lost their beloved brother – Lazarus – to death. By the time Christ arrived at the scene, the man had already been dead for four days. As expected, Lazarus’ ...