Romans 8:34-39 34 Who is he that condemneth? It is Christ that died, yea rather, that is risen again, who is even at the right hand of God, who also maketh intercession for us. 35 Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or… Continue reading Overcoming The Giants Within Us
Though our souls long for God, our sinful natures rebel against His ways. Part of us yearns for God and part of us reaches for fleshly desires. Our hearts are a battleground of continual conflict. This inner struggle causes tension and excessive strain. Without God we are, the troubled sea, when it cannot rest, whose… Continue reading The Battleground in Our Hearts
Here’s an encouraging affirmation, that a friend passed along to me, for each of us to speak over our life. I am a soldier in the Army of my God. The Lord Jesus Christ is my Commanding Officer. The Holy Bible is my Code of Conduct. Faith, Prayer, and the Word are my weapons of… Continue reading I Am A Soldier In God’s Army
Galatians 5:7 You ran well. Who hindered you from obeying the truth? You did run well”, you were keeping to the course, you were making steady progress. You were putting forth a reasonable amount of effort. This wording is used to describe your career or life work: The Apostle Paul is saying, at one time… Continue reading Who Have Hindered You?
Know this, YOU can’t walk with God and hold hands with Satan at the same time. Matthew 6:24 No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon. Mammon refers… Continue reading No One Can Serve Two Masters
This is a message by my cousin, Edward Jeffries. Most Christians, church folks don’t know the definition of “Spiritual Warfare.” I believe it is a subject that is not preached and taught in enough churches of today. From a Christian perspective, spiritual warfare is the cosmic war of good versus evil. 1. Its battles are… Continue reading What Is Spiritual Warfare?
What do we mean when we talk about a “godly life”? The Godly man or woman lives a life guided by the Holy Spirit. This person has a passion for God, seeks an intimate relationship with Him, and is always growing wiser and more mature. The Godly person makes decisions based on biblical principles rather… Continue reading Living A Godly Life In An Ungodly World
I Corinthians 3:16 Know ye not that ye are the temple of God, and that the Spirit of God dwelleth in you? Romans 8:11 But if the Spirit of him that raised up Jesus from the dead dwell in you, he that raised up Christ from the dead shall also quicken your mortal bodies by… Continue reading We Are The Temple Of The Holy Spirit
One of my favorite Christian movies is entitled “The Encounter.” In this movie five people, each dealing with their own personal issues, find themselves at a diner, which is run by none other than Jesus Christ, Himself. Jesus offers each person His assistance in confronting and overcoming the struggles they face, however, just as it… Continue reading An Encounter With Jesus
God created each of us for His glory and wants us to grow closer to Him and be more like Him each day. One of the most important things we can do to grow spiritually is to be truthful and open about where we are in each season. This post is about encouraging honest self-evaluation… Continue reading Just Keeping It Real: Where Is Your Focus?