Proverbs 3:5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding. Friends, the words trust in the Lord echo the command in Deuteronomy 6:5 To love God with all our beings. Trust is complemented by Lean. Trusting God is a conscious dependence on God. Today’s world seems to have… Continue reading In Whom Do You Trust?
Romans 5 explains that all of us inherited a sin nature from the first man, Adam. Despite our best efforts, none of us can redeem ourselves. In a world where people are applauded on a Performance-Based system, giving to charities, feeding the hungry, graduating at the top of our class, and earning our company millions… Continue reading The Righteousness of God
Psalm 24:10 Who is this King of glory? The Lord of hosts, he is the King of glory. Selah. Friends, the repetition in this verse is for effect and emphasis. This is praise for the Lord. James 1:17 Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of… Continue reading Redirecting Glory: Glory to God Not To Ourselves
No matter what we accomplish in life, the credit and praise belongs to God. You and I may think we deserve some credit for our achievements.” While it is nice and much appreciated to receive “RECOGNITION and APPRECIATION,” for what we do; Our gifts and talents are from God, so He is deserving of all… Continue reading To God Be The Glory-Honoring God
Don’t Be Ignorant of Satan’s Devices. We are living today in a lost world. Satan the devil hates us and wants to destroy us. We must be aware of our enemy’s weapons and tactics, because our “spiritual life,” depends on it. We must follow Apostle Paul’s example and not be ignorant of Satan’s devices: 2… Continue reading Satan’s Greatest Weapon Is Man’s Ignorance of God’s Words
The Babel Project-The Tower of Babel Genesis 11:1-9 A group of people decided they would build a city and tower that would reach the heavens and would unite their world. Genesis 11:4 And they said, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us… Continue reading Our Own Schemes And Dreams
“Shall I then take my bread, and my water, and my flesh that I have killed for my shearers, and give it unto men, whom I know not whence they be?” 1 Samuel 25:11 (King James Version) Anytime you have that many I’s and my’s in one sentence, pride is in the mix. We are… Continue reading The Dangers of Pride
2 Corinthians 12:7-9 And lest I should be exalted above measure by the abundance of the revelations, a thorn in the flesh was given to me, a measure , a messenger of Satan to buffet me, lest I be exalted above measure. (8) Concerning the thing I pleaded with the Lord three times that it… Continue reading Do You Have A Thorn In Your Flesh?
Ezekiel 36:26-27 I will give YOU a new heart and put a new Spirit within YOU; I will take the heart of stone out of YOUR flesh and give YOU a heart of flesh. (27 I will put My Spirit within YOU and cause YOU to walk in my statutes, and YOU will keep My… Continue reading A New Heart
I recently had the opportunity to speak with an old classmate, and with their permission, I will begin this post by sharing his testimony. My classmate’s MBA, and his way with persuasion had resulted in him landing a Project Management position at a major Fortune 500 company. By the time he’d reached age 35, his… Continue reading From Darkness To Light