The Reign of God!

Mark 1:14-15- “Now after John was put in prison, Jesus came to Galilee, preaching the gospel of the kingdom of God, and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand. Repent, and believe in the gospel.” NKJV Mark not only uses words like “immediately” and “straightway”, he seems to write in a hurry, getting straight toContinue reading “The Reign of God!”

Who Believes?

Romans 10:16-17- “But they were not all obedient to the good tidings, for Isaiah saith, `Lord, who did give credence to our report?’ So then the faith [is] by a report, and the report through a saying of God” YLT The book of Isaiah is a favorite of mine. In the verse for today, PaulContinue reading “Who Believes?”

Curveball

 Romans 9:6-7- “But it is not that the word of God has taken no effect. For they are not all Israel who are of Israel, nor are they all children because they are the seed of Abraham; but, “In Isaac your seed shall be called.” NKJV God is the great and merciful God! He loves humanity and has made great plans for humanity. However,Continue reading “Curveball”

More Than Conquerors!

Romans 8:37- “Yet in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.” NKJV As we come to a close of this chapter, we end on a high note! We are more than conquerors! Paul just listed the things that he has probably seen or heard, that others allowed to separateContinue reading “More Than Conquerors!”

Separation Anxiety!

Romans 8:35-36- “Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? As it is written: “For Your sake we are killed all day long; We are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.”’ There are some separations in life that are good for us andContinue reading “Separation Anxiety!”

If God Be For You!

Romans 8:-31 “What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?” NKJV Paul began this chapter addressing life in the Spirit and life in the flesh. He warned us that a carnal life was no life at all, while true life was found in being led by the Spirit of God!Continue reading “If God Be For You!”

The Power of a Petition!

1 John 5:14-15 – Now this is the confidence that we have in Him, that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. And if we know that He hears us, whatever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we have asked of Him. NKJV In honor of Women’sContinue reading “The Power of a Petition!”

Getting in Agreement!

Matthew 18:19 – “Again I say to you that if two of you agree on earth concerning anything that they ask, it will be done for them by My Father in heaven…” NKJV I recall a time at church when we were told to join with another believer and pray for one another. A womanContinue reading “Getting in Agreement!”

A Heritage of Faith!

Proverbs 13:22 – A good man leaves an inheritance to his children’s children… NKJV a-heritage-of-faith_.mp3 Solomon wrote that a good man will leave his children, and his children’s children an inheritance. Some may read this and feel as if they are obviously not good enough because they have nothing to leave their family. Well, here’sContinue reading “A Heritage of Faith!”

Jesus is the Rock!

2 Samuel 22:32 – “For who is God, except the Lord? And who is a rock, except our God?” NKJV jesus-is-the-rock_.mp3 Imagery can be seen in the way we talk, and even the way we write, which we call figurative language. Imagery can also be used in the form of symbolism, as in the instancesContinue reading “Jesus is the Rock!”