God Has Always Known You

God has known and had a plan for you before conception Despite all that you may hear, God has known you since before you were born. The following are a few verses that help us realize and understand when we were first thought of by the Father and how much He loves us. You are […]

WHO AM I IN CHRIST

I AM A SON OR DAUGHTER OF GOD. John 1:12; Galatians 3:26; Romans 8:14-15; 1 John 3:1 I AM LOVED BY THE FATHER AS HE LOVED JESUS. John 15:9 I AM A PRINCE OR PRINCESS, MY FATHER IS THE KING. John 1:12; 1 Peter 2:9  I AM A PARTAKER OF THE DIVINE NATURE. 1Corinthians 3:16, […]

DEVELOPING YOUR SPIRITUAL SELF-ESTEEM

  DEVELOPING YOUR SPIRITUAL SELF-ESTEEM to refute the lies of the Devil. WHO YOU ARE IN CHRIST Pick a few of these truths, read them over and memorize them, so that they become your own, so when you hear the enemy’s lies you can know and walk in the light of the truth. Child of […]

What Does God Say About Spiritual gifts?

The purpose of spiritual gifts Each is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good. 1 Corinthians 12:7 The Church is actually the body of Christ; each believer is a vital part of that body. God gave gifts to men so that each may have a vital part in the growth and maturation […]

The Reality of Jesus in the Psalms

He wants to bless you – Psalm 1 All that the Father gives Me will come to Me, and the one who comes to Me I will certainly not cast out. John 6:37 He invites you to know Him  – Psalm 34:8 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give […]

The Foolishness of Death

1 Corinthians 15:50-58 We are generally afraid of death because it appears to be so final. We fear and deny death because we see it as the end, because there is no more. Because of death, we have to develop a new reality without our loved ones. But understand death is not the end. Death […]

Longing for a Touch

A Prayer Application Precious Lord Jesus, I come to You on my knees because there are times when I am the leper, when I am the hemorrhaging woman. Lord I confess there are times when I feel abandoned, lonely, and shut off from social and societal circles, standing on the outside. I confess there are […]

I Am The New Year

I AM THE NEW YEAR By Pastor Barry Black “…the eyes of the Lord thy God are always upon it, from the beginning of the year even unto the end of the year.” Deuteronomy 11.12 I will help you to say goodbye to the previous year filled with “yesterdays” and comprised of Disappointments and surprises […]

Responding to Jesus

Throughout the scriptures there are over four hundred prophecies regarding Jesus, His birth, death, and purpose for coming. The scriptures above, Isaiah 9:6-7, tells us of His identity as Priest, King, and Eternal God. Often, in the busyness of our lives, we take these verses for granted and only think of them when we see […]

Five Reasons to Come Rejoicing

Isaiah 9:3 ~ You shall multiply the nation, You shall increase their gladness; They will be glad in Your presence. As with the gladness of harvest, As men rejoice when they divide the spoil. Isaiah 25:8 ~ He will swallow up death for all time, And the Lord God will wipe tears away from all […]