Safe and Secure!

2 Corinthians 13:14- The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the Holy Spirit be with you all. Amen. NKJV What comes to your mind when you think of the word safe? I remember when I was in the military overseas, our base was a safe haven for me. Part ofContinue reading “Safe and Secure!”

Don’t Be Foolish!

Romans 1:21-  Because, although they knew God, they did not glorify Him as God, nor were thankful, but became futile in their thoughts, and their foolish hearts were darkened. NKJV The Bible has a lot to say about foolish ways. It characterizes those individuals who reject God, His ways, and His wisdom as foolish; refusing, or unable toContinue reading “Don’t Be Foolish!”

Plucked From the Fire!

Jeremiah 20:9- Then I said, “I will not make mention of Him, nor speak anymore in His name.” But His word was in my heart like a burning fire shut up in my bones; I was weary of holding it back, and I could not. NKJV Jeremiah is one of my favorite prophets in the Old Testament. He seems so real,Continue reading “Plucked From the Fire!”

Merry Christmas!

Luke 2: 11- “For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.” NKJV I hope you enjoy this song, “Holly Jolly Christmas” by Burl Ives, because it is a Christmas tradition, and I listen to it every year! From my family to yours, “Merry Christmas”! StayContinue reading “Merry Christmas!”

O Holy Night!

Luke 1:7- And she brought forth her firstborn Son, and wrapped Him in swaddling cloths, and laid Him in a manger because there was no room for them in the inn. NKJV A few days ago I had some students arguing about Christmas. Finally, two of them came to me and asked me, “Isn’t Christmas Jesus’ birthday?”Continue reading “O Holy Night!”

Hidden Treasures!

Mark 4:21- “Then he asked them, “When someone lights a lamp, does he put a box over it to shut out the light? Of course not! The light couldn’t be seen or used. A lamp is placed on a stand to shine and be useful.” TLB I have been reading the Bible for decades. There areContinue reading “Hidden Treasures!”

Jesus, Our Example!

Mark 1:9 – “It came to pass in those days that Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee, and was baptized by John in the Jordan” NKJV Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God! I may repeat that frequently, but it’s important for us to know and declare that He was no ordinary man. He was bothContinue reading “Jesus, Our Example!”

Heirs of God!

Romans 8:16-17- “The Spirit Himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God, and if children, then heirs—heirs of God and joint-heirs with Christ, if indeed we suffer with Him, that we may also be glorified together.” NKJV A last will and testament is a legal document that expresses how you want your assets to be dividedContinue reading “Heirs of God!”

Life from the Dead!

Romans 8:11- “And if the Spirit of Him who raised Jesus from the dead lives in you, He who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through His Spirit, who lives in you.” AMP The Holy Spirit is the most ignored and misunderstood member of the Trinity. WeContinue reading “Life from the Dead!”

Good Versus Evil!

Romans 7:5 – “For when we were in the flesh, the motions of sins, which were by the law, did work in our members to bring forth fruit unto death.” NKJV I’ve been contemplating this chapter for years, as have many. And for some reason, when I read chapter 7, I walk away with an entirelyContinue reading “Good Versus Evil!”