Jesus goes beyond the law. He gets to the heart of the matter. If the heart is right, the sin will not happen. In order to keep the law, look to the heart. Do not murder is kept by not being angry. Do not commit adultery is kept by not even looking to lust afterContinue reading “Beyond the Law”
Mark 9:43-50 NKJV If your hand causes you to sin, cut it off. It is better for you to enter into life maimed, rather than having two hands, to go to hell, into the fire that shall never be quenched– 44 where ‘Their worm does not die, And the fire is not quenched.’ 45 And if your foot causesContinue reading “Ties That Bind”
Revelation 22:12 NKJV “And behold, I am coming quickly, and My reward is with Me, to give to every one according to his work. 13 I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End, the First and the Last.” Don’t be caught unaware. The Lord is not slack concerning His promises. That which he has said He will do. God is merciful.Continue reading “Blessed Hope”
Galatians 5:16-26 NLT 16 So I say, let the Holy Spirit guide your lives. Then you won’t be doing what your sinful nature craves. 17 The sinful nature wants to do evil, which is just the opposite of what the Spirit wants. And the Spirit gives us desires that are the opposite of what the sinful nature desires.Continue reading “Holy Spirit Guidance”
Let’s show others what a life completely surrendered to the Lord can bring. Let’s be the functioning ones in a world of disfunction, the hopeful ones in a world full of hopelessness, the loving ones in a world full of selfishness. We need to truly embody Christ in our words and thoughts, and actions.
There may be times that we make mistakes, we are not perfect, but we are to strive (try really hard) to be perfect. That means when we make a mistake or see an error on our part, take it to God immediately. Ask for forgiveness and the strength to never do it again. He will give us the strength. Then we get back up and try again. We don’t give up!
What a great day! What an awesome message! It should fill every believers heart with immense joy. There should be shouting. HALLELUJAH, God is not dead. He is living, active and breathing in and through us with the gift of His Holy Spirit. (Hebrews 4:12) We learn and grow in Him the more we study His precious word. Come alive with Him, dear reader, come alive.
Help us to keep our eyes fixed on You, Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith. Thank You for Your word which instructs us in all righteousness. May we all adhere to Your word. Let it be applied to our lives, so that every step we take would be a perfect representation of Your great love.