Years ago, the Christian Rock band Petra, did a song with a line that said, “the enemies on every side, but still no match for the crucified!” That’s what I want to encourage you about today! Though the enemy is on every side, he’s still no match for the crucified! Whatever you may be dealing … Continue reading Flesh vs Spirit
The Bible says in 2 Corinthians 4:4, that Satan is at work blinding the minds of people so that they can’t or don’t believe! In Mark. 4, Jesus tells the familiar “parable of the sower”, in which He talks about different types of ground. The first ground mentioned is “roadside ground” (wayside). Then in verse … Continue reading What Kind of Ground Are You?
1st Samuel 16:7 But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not look on his appearance or on the height of his stature, because I have rejected him. For the Lord sees not as man sees: man looks on the outward appearance, but the Lord looks on the heart.” Mathew 23:7 “Woe to you, scribes and … Continue reading Heart Judge
Proverbs 24:16 …for the righteous falls seven times and rises again, but the wicked stumble in times of calamity. Psalms 37:23-24 The steps of a man are established by the Lord, when he delights in his way; though he fall, he shall not be cast headlong, for the Lord upholds his hand. Hebrews 4:14-16 Since … Continue reading The God of Failures
When I was about 10 years old, my family attended a Evangelical church that would get charismatic during their evening services. We never brought out snakes, but it was not uncommon to have dancing, marching, and the iconic shofar while the congregation yelled as if declaring war on the enemy. My dad usually managed the … Continue reading Snake Handlers For Jesus
Scripture References (ESV) 2nd Peter 1:3-11 "His divine power has granted to us all things that pertain to life and godliness, through the knowledge of him who called us to his own glory and excellence, by which he has granted to us his precious and very great promises, so that through them you may become … Continue reading Life And Godliness