Since we now understand that not all of the Bible was written to or about us let's look at the parts which are. First, let me stress that the entire Bible was written for our benefit and is the word of God. However, not all the information contained in the Bible is given for our … Continue reading Rightly Dividing: 16 What Part’s Ours?
Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: for thereby some have entertained angels unawares. Hebrews 13:2 My husband and I were discussing this verse today as we discussed situations we have had as Jesus followers. I ask the Lord daily to use me, I'm the clay and He's the potter. I want to be a useful … Continue reading Entertaining Angels
You ever catch yourself feeling all woe is me, having a Pauline pity party? Yea, I do too sometimes, I call it being Jobed. Sometimes life is hard, crazy, people hurt us, hate us, etc. It's just part of it which is what my study today focused on. I started a chronological reading plan last … Continue reading Being Jobed
Pastor Locke preaches on Hebrews 12:1-3 reminding us of Paul's teaching in a day when it is all to easy to let our eyes wander. As always my beloved brothers and sisters in Christ may the Father bless, keep and strengthen you as you continue to: Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on … Continue reading Keep Your Eyes on the Prize
Today’s devotional comes from Day By Day By Grace by Bob Hoekstra. For such a High Priest was fitting for us . . . who does not need daily, as those high priests, to offer up sacrifices . . . for this He did once for all when He offered up Himself . . . […]
Today's study comes from Our Daily Walk by F. B. Myer: Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience, and our bodies washed with pure water. Hebrews 10:22 That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and … Continue reading THE RECEPTIVITY OF FAITH
Today's devotional comes from Day By Day By Grace by Bob Hoekstra. For such a High Priest was fitting for us . . . who does not need daily, as those high priests, to offer up sacrifices . . . for this He did once for all when He offered up Himself . . . … Continue reading A Better Sacrifice under Grace
Of today's devotionals this morning this one seemed particularly relevant in relation to my post last night. Actually all six seemed to tie into it in some way but this one from Day by Day by Grace by Bob Hoekstra seemed to be the perfect follow up. The God of Peace Making Obedience Available to … Continue reading Obedience Available
Rest. It's such a blessing, it renews our spirit and body. It is vital to our ability to fulfill our call in life, to serve God with all our heart and soul. It's why God created the Sabbath, which I look forward eagerly each Friday to it's beginning at sundown, to give us time to … Continue reading Rest!
So thou, O son of man, I have set thee a watchman unto the house of Israel; therefore thou shalt hear the word at my mouth, and warn them from me. When I say unto the wicked, O wicked man, thou shalt surely die; if thou dost not speak to warn the wicked from his … Continue reading Watchman