2011 is drawing to a conclusion. 2012 is just a day away. It has been an amazing 2011 where God’s hand has sustained me. He has provided me encouragement daily through songs on Spirit 105.3 when I would get into my car after praying through hard days. He provided me hope through His Word every … Continue reading New endings and New beginnings.
God desires that no one would perish and as such is very patient in waiting for each of us to turn our lives back into His hands. He sent His Son Jesus so that we could be reconciled to Him and would have the chance at ever lasting life, not to punish us. So if … Continue reading When confronted with how long ago did something from the Bible happen, don’t forget how God sees time. He is never early and never late, He is right on time.
People will try to mock you, showing contempt and ridicule because of your faith. They may speak with sarcasm or even cynically about your faith. Stand strong knowing that Jesus spoke that He would return and that He will keep His word. The last days is the time between Jesus’ first & second coming. There … Continue reading People will scoff at your faith, but stand strong and firm trusting what God has promised you.
Don’t let yourself become idle or unfruitful so that you can grow in knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ. Don’t lack these qualities or you will grow blind and shortsighted only seeing what is near and becoming oblivious to the facts of being cleansed from our old sins by the blood of Jesus. Don’t grow … Continue reading Be diligent in exercising your faith to develop virtue, knowledge, self-control, steadfastness, godliness, brotherly love, and Christian love.
Consider it all joy when you are being persecuted for preaching the Good News. It is a mark of God’s approval of your work. Don’t seek out suffering though, just don’t try to avoid it either. Do what is right, regardless of suffering that may appear. God won’t give us more than we can handle. … Continue reading In this world we will have troubles.