Category: Faith

Authentic Christianity

“Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good.” Romans 12:9 ESV I’ve been concerned and wondering why the church seems powerless to effectively take part in God’s Endtime plan of redemption. So, I’ve been reading about past revivals and Christian ministers who I believe had authentic, effective ministry for the Kingdom of God their…

The Danger of Shallow Faith

“Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.” Hebrews 11:1 Looking at some of today’s headlines can be discouraging. As of today, there are over 4 million cases and 156,311 deaths in the U. S alone, due to Covid 191; people are literally fighting over wearing face coverings in public; many…

Living Close to God – Part 3

Come near to God and he will come near to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded. –James 4:8 “He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart; yet no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end.”–Ecclesiastes 3:11 Within the human soul there is an overwhelming…

Living Close to God – Part 2

Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you.  –James 4:8 “He says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” –Ps.:46:10 We need to get still in order to experience God. It is in the stillness that we get to know and experience God’s…

Living Close to God

Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you.  –James 4:8 Beloved saints, in a time of overwhelming contention over politics, racism, the handling of Covid-19, reopening of public schools and the anger of having to wear face masks, we must contend for the faith. Jude the brother of James found  it necessary to write to the beloved…

You Have Not So Learned Christ!

“But this is not the way of life that Christ has unfolded within you.  If you have really experienced the Anointed One, and heard his truth, it will be seen in your life; for we know that the ultimate reality is embodied in Jesus!”  — Ephesians 4:20-21 TPT  As I skim through the daily news articles on my iPhone my spirit…

Pursuing And Knowing God By Experience Series: Pursuit of God 2

“Then Jesus said to his disciples, “If you truly want to follow me, you should at once completely reject and disown your own life. And you must be willing to share my cross and experience it as your own, as you continually surrender to my ways. For if you choose self-sacrifice and lose your lives for my glory, you will continually…

Enduring Uncertainty

“For God will never give you the spirit of fear, but the Holy Spirit who gives you mighty power, love, and self-control.”  —2 Timothy 1:7 TPT  One of the toughest lessons a Christian can learn is how to trust and praise God in uncertain times. Not a day passes when we don’t face suffering, loss, or grief in one way or another. I…

Fix Your Eyes On Jesus!

“We look away from the natural realm and we fasten our gaze onto Jesus who birthed faith within us and who leads us forward into faith’s perfection. His example is this: Because his heart was focused on the joy of knowing that you would be his, he endured the agony of the cross and conquered its humiliation, and now sits…