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A Peaceful Life

James 3:16-18 For where envying and strife is, there is confusion and every evil work. But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be intreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy. And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace of them…

Choices

Matthew 22:14 For many are called, but few are chosen. Psalms 78:70 He chose David also his servant, and took him from the sheepfolds: Deuteronomy 7:7 The Lord did not set his love upon you, nor choose you, because ye were more in number than any people; for ye were the fewest of all people:…

Untempered Mortar

Ezekiel 13:10. Because, even because they have seduced my people, saying, Peace; and there was no peace; and one built up a wall, and, lo, others daubed it with untempered morter: Untempered Mortar Untempered mortar looks good on the outside but has no strength on the inside.  The prophets in Ezekiel’s time told the people…

Daniel Took a Stand Against Wrong

Daniel 1:8. But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king’s meat, nor with the wine which he drank: therefore he requested of the prince of the eunuchs that he might not defile himself. Daniel Took a Stand Against Wrong Sometimes we need to take a…

The Christian Marathon

Hebrews 12:1. Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us, Running With Patience Running the Christian race with patience is not…

The Presence of the Lord

Psalms 24:3-4. Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord? or who shall stand in his holy place? He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lifted up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully. The Presence of the Lord The hill of the Lord could symbolically be representative of…

An Experience Based Christianity

Hebrews 12:7 If ye endure chastening, God dealeth with you as with sons; for what son is he whom the father chasteneth not? The blessed man is he who is under education in God’s school, where he endures chastisement, and by chastisement is instructed. – Richard Cecil – Words Old and New  Learning the Hard…

We Need to Turn Around

Lamentations 5:21 Turn thou us unto thee, O Lord, and we shall be turned; renew our days as of old. We Need to Turn Around We need to turn around.  Jeremiah realized that we need the Lord’s help in order to repent.  Turning to God is not something that is natural for man.  This is…

A Christian Should Be Patriotic

Acts 17:26-27 And hath made of one blood all nations of men for to dwell on all the face of the earth, and hath determined the times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitation; That they should seek the Lord, if haply they might feel after him, and find him, though he be not…

Are You a Different Breed?

2 Timothy 3:12. Yea, and all that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution. Things are different now and it is not because times are better.  We are a weaker breed of Christians, who know little of the scandal of the cross.  A dedicated New Testament Christian will suffer scorn and opposition, will…

Man Cannot Save You

John 1:13 Which were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God. Your Parents Cannot Save You When you are born again, it is not a decision that your parents can make for you.  It is a decision that you must personally make.…

What is Your Attitude Toward Knowledge

Proverbs 12:1 Whoso loveth instruction loveth knowledge: but he that hateth reproof is brutish. What is Your Attitude Toward Knowledge What is your attitude toward learning the Word of God?  Do you love getting in your Bible and digging for pearls of wisdom that can help you grow as a Christian?  If you love instruction…

Remember

Ephesians 2:11-13 Wherefore remember, that ye being in time past Gentiles in the flesh, who are called Uncircumcision by that which is called the Circumcision in the flesh made by hands; That at that time ye were without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers from the covenants of promise, having no…