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Divided Loyalties

The light of the body is the eye: therefore when thine eye is single, thy whole body also is full of light; but when thine eye is evil, thy body also is full of darkness. Luke 11:34 You can’t do things part way with God.   Lukewarm is worse than cold to God. You need…

Sojourners, Strangers and Pilgrims

1 Chronicles 29:15 – For we are strangers before thee, and sojourners, as were all our fathers: our days on the earth are as a shadow, and there is none abiding. Hebrews 11:13 – These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but having seen them afar off, and were persuaded of them, and embraced…

See You on the Flip Side

Isaiah 51:6 – Lift up your eyes to the heavens, and look upon the earth beneath: for the heavens shall vanish away like smoke, and the earth shall wax old like a garment, and they that dwell therein shall die in like manner: but my salvation shall be for ever, and my righteousness shall not…

Vacation With Jesus

Mark 3:7 – But Jesus withdrew himself with his disciples to the sea: and a great multitude from Galilee followed him, and from Judaea, Mark 6:31 – And he said unto them, Come ye yourselves apart into a desert place, and rest a while: for there were many coming and going, and they had no leisure so…

When Jesus Enters

Mark 3:1 – ​ And he entered again into the synagogue; and there was a man there which had a withered hand. When Jesus enters any where, things start to happen.  Let me just go through a few. He Looked for Someone to Help – He looked for this man with a withered hand to try…

Being a Witness

Matthew 28:19 – Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: Acts 5:42 – And daily in the temple, and in every house, they ceased not to teach and preach Jesus Christ. The Lord Jesus Christ calls on us to…

Some Things About Repentance

Luke 13:3 – I tell you, Nay: but, except ye repent, ye shall all likewise perish. Matthew 3:8 – Bring forth therefore fruits meet for repentance: Luke 5:32 – I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance. Romans 2:4 – Or despisest thou the riches of his goodness and forbearance and longsuffering;…

None Other Name

Acts 4:12 – Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved. Philippians 2:10 – That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth; There is something in a…

A Doorkeeper

Nehemiah 11:19 – Moreover the porters, Akkub, Talmon, and their brethren that kept the gates, were an hundred seventy and two. Psalms 84:10 – For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand.  I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness. We often…

Duties of the Tongue

James 1:26 – If any man among you seem to be religious, and bridleth not his tongue, but deceiveth his own heart, this man’s religion is vain. The tongue is a very important member.  It is the part of our body that stands between the heart and mind and the outside world.  It is how…

Evil Thoughts

Proverbs 24:9 – The thought of foolishness is sin: and the scorner is an abomination to men. 2 Corinthians 10:5 – Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ; We often let our thoughts run wild on evilness.  We…

Sand of Life

Matthew 13:46 – Who, when he had found one pearl of great price, went and sold all that he had, and bought it. Genesis 22:17 – That in blessing I will bless thee, and in multiplying I will multiply thy seed as the stars of the heaven, and as the sand which is upon the sea shore;…

Diets are Mean

Romans 13:14 – But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfil the lusts thereof. Luke 9:23 – And he said to them all, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow me. Isaiah 58:3 –…

Where is America Going

2 Chronicles 36:16 – But they mocked the messengers of God, and despised his words, and misused his prophets, until the wrath of the Lord arose against his people, till there was no remedy. Obviously this verse was written to the nation of Israel but I think you could apply it to America.  The only difference in our origins as nations is God…