SEEK GOD FIRST Matthew 6:33 But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you. A person can seek God in one of three ways: through prayer, through the Word of God, and through advice/counsel from fellow Christians whose words lineup with the Bible. These… Continue reading The Keys To Success: Part 2
A few days ago, I was talking with a teenager, who’d recently accepted Christ as his Savior and Lord and had also recently become a member of the church I attend. The youth admitted that there was a lot of temptation and distractions in the world, which could lead a person astray, so he wanted… Continue reading The Keys To Success: Part 1
The makeover for a house comes from Hollywood, but the makeover for a “home” comes from heaven. The declining life of children translates into a declining culture life. You and I must provide a godly home for the sake of our children. Deuteronomy 6:1-9 1 Now these are the commandments, the statutes, and the judgments,… Continue reading Three Godly Guidelines For The Family
Psalm 121 1 I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. 2 My help cometh from the Lord, which made heaven and earth. 3 He will not suffer thy foot to be moved: he that keepeth thee will not slumber. 4 Behold, he that keepeth Israel shall neither slumber… Continue reading Where Are You Looking?
This is the time of the year, when many of us reflect back over the past years success and failures. Many people do a self-inventory of their lives, and purpose to make changes in the coming year that will better improve their quality of living. Some people may decide to lose weight. Some may decide… Continue reading Doing a Self-Inventory
There are four types of “cussing.” One is blasphemy, which shows disrespect or worse to Almighty God and is explicitly forbidden in the Ten Commandments. The second is cursing, which declares your wish that someone or something would suffer eternal damnation. The third is obscenity, usually having to do with bodily functions. The fourth is… Continue reading Cussing – That Ought Not Be
A “witness” is someone who attests to a fact, so in order to be an effective witness for Christ, you and I must have firsthand knowledge of Him. I John 1:1-3 1 That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and… Continue reading How can You and I be an effective witness for Christ in a lost world?
Are you a person who desires to serve God, however you keep finding yourself falling back into your old sinful practices? I pray that my words in this post will be of help to you. Since Adam disobeyed God, in the Garden of Eden, sin has been the greatest pandemic the world has ever known,… Continue reading Overcoming The Grip Of Sin
This post was inspired by a conversation I recently had with a new believer, who sincerely needed some answers. While I am addressing homosexuality here, all sin is wrong. Stealing, lying, murder, arrogance, taking bribes, racism, drunkenness, sex outside of marriage between a man and woman, etc are all sinful in God’s eyes. God loves… Continue reading On The Subject Of Homosexuality
Troy and his girlfriend, Katrina, had just left a cookout; And between conversing with Katrina about how much fun they’d had hanging out with their friends, and jamming to the Gospel music on the radio, Troy had not realized that he was now driving 10 over the speed limit. He saw the lights, then he… Continue reading What Truly Matters