NO CONDEMNATION

Sweeter words to any Christian cannot be found than in Romans 8:1…”There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.” It is more than just a breath of fresh air; it is the sudden realization that where I was, a sinner condemned to eternal damnation, I am now “in Christ Jesus”,Continue reading “NO CONDEMNATION”

WHY WE LOVE PSALM 23

Even the people who shun the likes of Christians are ready to have Psalm 23 read at their funeral. It just seems so “funeralish” to the human ear when it is repeated. In reality its contents cover almost every facet of our lives. It covers our Life, our Death, and Eternity. In that hospital roomContinue reading “WHY WE LOVE PSALM 23”

PREFERENCE OR PREJUDICE

Do you sometimes find yourself searching for a word that is most appropriate for the occasion? Recently I was doing exactly what I am talking about with the two words mentioned above… Preference and Prejudice. With everyone in the public arena exploiting situations, it is apparent that sometimes their selection of vocabulary is not alwaysContinue reading “PREFERENCE OR PREJUDICE”

READY TO THROW A STONE

Many are they who though unable to remember much of what the Scriptures say, are adept at recalling this story in John 8. Here we have another effort on the part of the Scribes and the Pharisees to entrap Jesus. To agree with those who supported this law would bring disagreement with those who opposedContinue reading “READY TO THROW A STONE”

A LITTLE PIECE OF BREAD

There comes a moment in each of our lives that has a direct effect on our future. Agreed, there can be many of those encounters that create multiple positives or negatives, depending on a host of other experiences. Let’s look at Elijah, who got in a confrontation with Ahab, who had married Jezebel- a godlessContinue reading “A LITTLE PIECE OF BREAD”

BUT THESE ARE WRITTEN

“And there are also many other things that Jesus did, which if they were written one by one, I suppose that even the world itself could not contain the books that would be written. Amen.” John 21:25 I cannot say for certain, but in all probability, I was recommended to read the Gospel of John asContinue reading “BUT THESE ARE WRITTEN”

A PROMISE OF POWER

“And I will pray the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may abide with you forever – the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it neither sees Him nor knows Him; but you know Him, for He dwells with you and will be in you.” John 14:16-17 In John 14, Jesus madeContinue reading “A PROMISE OF POWER”