CHRISTIAN MEDITATION – PART 2 – THE ATTRIBUTES OF GOD

As obedient children, do not be conformed to the passions of your former ignorance, 15 but as he who called you is holy, you also be holy in all your conduct, 16 since it is written, “You shall be holy, for I am holy.” 17 And if you call on him as Father who judges […]

CHRISTIAN MEDITATION – PART 1 – THE ATTRIBUTES OF GOD

Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts; let him return to the Lord, that he may have compassion on him, and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon. For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, declares the Lord. For as the heavens are […]

IT’S NOT JUST THAT EASY

Enter by the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the way is easy that leads to destruction, and those who enter by it are many. For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find it are few. – Matthew 7:13-14 Jesus Christ Tweet The […]

DO YOU SEE WHAT I SEE

Be careful little eyes what you see It’s the second glance that ties your hands As darkness pulls the strings From the song Slow Fade by Casting Crowns I am going to warn you ahead of time, there is going to be an attempt at A LOT of terminology this morning to hopefully giving us […]

LIVING WITHOUT GOD

Wicked people will not seek after God, that is, will not call upon him. They live without prayer, and that is living without God. They have many thoughts, many objects and devices, but think not of the Lord in any of them; they have no submission to his will, nor aim for his glory. Matthew […]

THE MIRROR OF PERFECTION

It’s hard to see your own face without a mirror. Phil McGraw Have you ever wondered what life would be like without mirrors? Me either… That is until recently. Take a think for a few moments, with deep intention and reflection (pun intended) on where we would be without mirrors and the importance of them. […]

THE SWEETNESS OF THE WORD OF GOD

Meditates ~ hagah – to murmur or mumble “Meditation is to the soul what ‘digestion’ is to the body. It means understanding the Word, ‘chewing on it,’ and applying it to our lives, making it a part of the inner person.” Warren Weirsbe​ Tweet Have you ever heard the saying “Honesty is the best policy”? […]

ARE YOU PLANTED PART 2

Even now the axe is laid to the root of the trees. Every tree therefore that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into the fire. – Matthew 3:10 John the Baptist One of the greatest ways that the Bible teaches us, the students who study the Bible, the way to absolute […]

ARE YOU PLANTED PART 1

Spiritual growth depends on two things: first a willingness to live according to the Word of God; second, a willingness to take whatever consequences emerge as a result. Sinclair B. Ferguson This is beautiful imagery using an analogy of what a true Christian is like. First we have that the Christian is like a tree […]

THERE IS NO TRY, ONLY SUBMIT

This attitude of complete submission and complete trust is of course the key to working out our own salvation in fear and trembling and is the mark of a truly spiritual Christian. John F. Walvoord For many of us in the world, we live lives of modern convenience, and by this I mean, anything within […]