Ever heard what is says about that in Luke 15:10? It says "In the same way, I tell you, there is rejoicing in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents." It is the type of rejoicing and celebration that people would have when they find something they had lost. Jesus… Continue reading How large of a celebration will there be when people turn back to God?
Isolation is taking place all around the world. Social distancing which is a relatively new term is becoming the norm. Lock-ins are starting to take place. How are you staying connected? Technology provides many things. It provides the ability to communicate that a problem is starting. It provides the ability to communicate the current status… Continue reading How are you staying connected?
In this world we will have troubles. In this world we will have trials. Have you lost someone important to you? Are you grieving for some reason? What is going on? What has happened? The Bible teaches us that we are to "Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn." As the body… Continue reading In a season of mourning? What do you do? … (The Bible’s Impact on Acts of Mercy [Apr 14])
Not supposed to be just superficial. Not supposed to be selective or divisive. Not supposed to be willy nilly but purposeful. How about your relationship with God? How about your relationship with God's people? How about your wife or husband? God's got a plan and a purpose and today's reading speaks to all three of… Continue reading Do you realize how important relationships are?
Are you part of a group that is being punished for being disobedience even though you didn't do anything? Ever been in such a situation and then what seemed like out of the blue someone comes by and calls you out because you shouldn't be lumped in with them? Ever been in such a situation… Continue reading Rewards of obedience…Consequences of disobedience…
What do you believe? Who are you believing in? Where does your trust come from? In whom shall you trust? Are you living for God for something else? How long will you wander? How long will you stray? How long till you come back to God? Or will you run the risk that Jesus will… Continue reading It’s time to realize God is God!
Do you think you are all that and that you don't need help? Do you think you can do it all on your own? Do you think if you try hard enough, work longer, and don't give up that you will make it? Don't go it alone! We were never made to go it alone!… Continue reading Don’t go it alone!
So will you share the burden? Will you share the load? Will you reach out to help? Will you ask for help? Will you be humble enough to serve someone else? Will you be humble enough to ask for help and let others know there is a need? You were never meant to do it… Continue reading We were never meant to do it alone!
You were never meant to do this thing called life on your own! You were are to supposed to be doing life with one another! In addition, Jesus promised us the Holy Spirit to be our comforter and our guide through life to help us make it! The Promise of the Holy Spirit 15“If you… Continue reading You are not alone!
Do you think you can do it on your own? Do you think by yourself you are unstoppable? Do you realize the benefits of others? It's not a matter of if you get stuck, but when you get stuck and you are alone, what will you do? Don't you realize the benefit of at least… Continue reading Don’t go it alone!
We weren't made to do this thing called life alone. We are supposed to stand up for others, especially those who can't stand up for themselves. We are supposed to stand out and point people to the reason for the hope that is within us. We are supposed to be looking around with the right… Continue reading Will you stand up and stand out to help someone else?
Today I start a new journey through God's Word as I finished my previous journey yesterday. As I considered how this time, I chose to use the Good News Translation and I chose The Lookout Bible Reading Plan. God's Word is true and never changing. His Word speaks truth and life into my life daily… Continue reading God is good to His Word!
Don't be someone who acts in spiteful revenge or criminally vengeful against others. You will run the risk of being hit with acts of vengeance. Remember the battle belongs to the Lord and as such let Him take care of things and handle it properly. Let's not be lead into the traps of the devil… Continue reading Don’t rub it in their face. Remember how you are supposed to behave!
My morning reading today came from Job 40, 41, 42 and Psalm 134. In Job 40, we read of this incredible creature, the Behemoth: 15-24“Look at the land beast, Behemoth. I created him as well as you. Grazing on grass, docile as a cow— Just look at the strength of his back, the powerful muscles of his belly. His… Continue reading Ever read about dinosaurs? Ever read about them in the Bible?
Are you facing a challenge? Are you facing a struggle? Are you facing a mountain? Are you facing a valley? Fear Not, Just Believe! Do you remember the things you have been through? Do you remember how God got you through them? Do you remember the incredible victories? Do you remember the doors that opened… Continue reading Remember the past victories to encourage you through what is in front of you!