Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus. Phil 3:13-14 Is there one thing that will disqualify … More The Past – Our Biggest Enemy?
And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn. Luke 2:7 Christmas is the day we celebrate the birth of the Savior. That babe born in a manager over 2,000 years ago, the perfect Lamb … More Jesus, The Greatest Gift Of All
I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. My help cometh from the LORD, which made heaven and earth. Psalm 121:1-2 Mountains – An Introduction Mountains always give you uniquely rich perspectives, visions and aspirations unavailable from other places. Being one of the earth’s most majestic landforms, it is said … More This Mountain
Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land unto the ninth hour. Matthew 27:45 In the final installment in this ‘Treasures’ series, we will look at three specific treasures of darkness given to mankind by the Savior of the world, Jesus Christ. These treasures first appear in Genesis chapter one and … More The Treasures of Darkness – The Savior
The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death. 1 Corinthians 15:26 Crown – dfn. a reward of victory or mark of honor especially : the title representing the championship in a sport; a royal or imperial headdress or cap of sovereignty : diadem; imperial or regal power : sovereignty. (Source: Merriam-Webster) Today is the … More The Contender – A Celebration of Our Freedom
For perhaps he therefore departed for a season, that thou shouldest receive him for ever; Philemon 1:15 God can take things or places departed for a season and turn them into reasons for the arrival of greater things or places. Like the coin, lost sheep and lost son as recorded in Jesus’ parables in Luke … More Departures & Arrivals
And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul. Genesis 2:7 Soul – Dfn. the spiritual or immaterial part of a human being, regarded as immortal (living forever, never dying). (New Oxford American Dictionary) The immaterial essence, … More The Treasures of Darkness – Souls