A Prayer Because of Betrayal

Have you been betrayed by a friend before? Have you been betrayed by one who would called himself your friend, your brother? It feels as if you confided in an enemy. Why would you do such a thing? You might wonder what feelings you had that made you tell this man your heart, feel asContinue reading “A Prayer Because of Betrayal”

The First Audience of God’s Word

I pray that God would use this writing to encourage the hearts of his children, draw the lost souls to himself, and remind me and teach me the way that I should remember, so that I do not attempt to wander around in this world. The word of the LORD came to Noah in theContinue reading “The First Audience of God’s Word”

The Epistle Written Unto the Christians, to Show the Folly in Trying to Figure Out What to Wear

Why is there a debate in the Church as to whether or not a woman should wear revealing clothes? Why is it a question as to who is responsible for lust forming in a man’s heart? During the ministry of Jeremiah the Prophet, many in Judah were claiming that, because of the sins of theirContinue reading “The Epistle Written Unto the Christians, to Show the Folly in Trying to Figure Out What to Wear”

The Gospel Must be Preached

Yea, woe is unto me, if I preach not the gospel! 1 Corinthians 9:16 We live in an age in Christianity, especially in the United States, where being a Christian no longer means following Christ in obedience to his will, now it means doing whatever feels best in each heart. When a man is savedContinue reading “The Gospel Must be Preached”

A Witness of Faith

The Apostle Paul had written that those that are of the day, which are the saved in Christ, should be sober and don the breastplate of faith, the helmet of the hope of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God. Many pastors today will not tell their congregations this.Continue reading “A Witness of Faith”

Better Things than We have Seen

“But I would ye should understand, brethren, that the things which happened unto me have fallen out rather unto the furtherance of the gospel” Philippians 1:12 The Apostle Paul found himself in many dangerous situations and tortures and pain for the gospel of Jesus Christ. In order to tell the world of his day aboutContinue reading “Better Things than We have Seen”

A Prayer for Direction

Shew me thy ways, O Lord; teach me thy paths. Lead me in thy truth, and teach me: for thou art the God of my salvation; on thee do I wait all the day. Psalm 25:4-5 Often times our hearts are in distress because our eyes become blind to the will of God, our earsContinue reading “A Prayer for Direction”

The Epistle Written unto Christians, to Make a Display of False Pastors and Teachers

They zealously affect you, but not well; yea they would exclude you, that ye might affect them Galatians 4:17 Another aspect of false prophets and their making merchandise of the people and God’s word is that they do not care about spiritual growth in Christians. Their goal is to obtain a cushy position where theyContinue reading “The Epistle Written unto Christians, to Make a Display of False Pastors and Teachers”

The Daily Bread is On the Way

And Jesus said unto them, I am the bread of life: he that cometh to me shall never hunger; and he that beliveth on me shall never thirst. John 6:35 The Father has given us the daily bread; it is his word. Jesus said, “It is written, That every man shall not live by breadContinue reading “The Daily Bread is On the Way”

The Epistle Written unto Christians, to Show Them that Those that Make Merchandise of God’s Word and People are in Great Error

There shall be false teachers among you…And through covetousness shall they with feigned words make merchandise of you 2 Peter 2:1,3 Once a Christian realizes there may be false teachers in his Church, and certainly among the whole body of Christ, a Christian must remain vigilant to withdraw from them and warn the brethren. ThisContinue reading “The Epistle Written unto Christians, to Show Them that Those that Make Merchandise of God’s Word and People are in Great Error”