One Great Problem: All Have Sinned

Romans 3:9-12 9 What then? are we better than they? No, in no wise: for we have before proved both Jews and Gentiles, that they are all under sin; 10 As it is written, There is none righteous, no, not one: 11 There is none that understandeth, there is none that seeketh after God. 12… Continue reading One Great Problem: All Have Sinned

Do You Possess Spiritual Fruit?

Do You Possess Spiritual Fruit Galatians 5:22-23 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long suffering, goodness, faithfulness, (23) gentleness, self-control. Again such there is no law. Spirit” There is a question here whether Paul means specifically the works done by a person’s regenerated human spirit, or works done by the Holy… Continue reading Do You Possess Spiritual Fruit?

Enjoying God’s Presence

II Corinthians 6:14 Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light with darkness? Unequally Yoked: The Corinthians were shutting Paul’s ministry out of their hearts: II Corinthians 6:11-13 11 O ye Corinthians, our mouth is open unto you, our heart is enlarged. 12… Continue reading Enjoying God’s Presence

Press Your Way to Jesus

Luke 8:43-48 gives the account of a woman with an issue of blood for 12 years. She’d spent all of her money on physicians, who could offer no solution; and then one day heard that the Great Physician was in town. Though the crowd was large, she did not allow them to deter her from… Continue reading Press Your Way to Jesus

We Are Called

I Peter 2:9 But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light; This verse provides a direct contrast to 1 Peter 2:8, a contrast between those who believe in… Continue reading We Are Called