Money, Possessions, and Eternity

The Wisdom of Giving            Proverbs 11:23-28 The wisdom of giving leads to: verse 23   The righteousness of looking for and desiring good verse 24   Generously giving which equals a greater return verse 25    Reciprocal refreshing verse 26   A willingness to share and sell verse 27   Working for good relationships with others verse 28   The righteous […]

Living the Word of God

Teach me Oh God Ps 119: 33-40 33   Teach me, O LORD, the way of Thy statutes, And I shall observe it to the end. Teach me help me to learn your word. Observe: to do it not to look at it but to put it into practice. James 1:23-24 34   Give me understanding, that […]

Living the word of God – Psalm 119

Watch what you watch Revised from a devotion by Eigts Free November 24th, 1997 Turn my eyes away from worthless things; preserve my life according to your word. Psalm 119:37 Is your living room the site of daily murders? Do you routinely entertain guests who swear at you and make fun of your faith? Have […]

The Letters of the Apostle Paul

As one reads Paul’s letters, keep the book of Acts nearby for the background of what has happened in each city.                                  The book of Acts, written by Luke, gives the birth of the church and Paul’ s Journeys Name  […]

THE FOOLISHNESS OF DEATH

1 Corinthians 15:50-58 All of us afraid of death because it is so final, we are afraid of death because we see it as the end, we see it as final. We next have to develop a new reality without our loved one. But understand death is not the end. Death is swallowed up in […]

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 […]