May 6, 2019 - In this world there are those who seek righteousness and also those who seek wickedness and the results of their searches are very different.
If you are one who seeks righteousness then the Lord says to you, “Fret not yourself because of evildoers; be not envious of wrongdoers! For they will soon fade like the grass and wither like the green herb.” (Psalm 37:1-2)
May 2, 2019 - Jesus Christ the only begotten Son of God, sent by God into this world, not to judge the world, but to save the world. For only by faith in Jesus as Lord can one come to the Father God for salvation.
“And Jesus cried out and said, “Whoever believes in me, believes not in me but in him who sent me. And whoever sees me sees him who sent me. I have come into the world as light, so that whoever believes in me may not remain in darkness.
April 29, 2019 - What do you fear this day? Do you fear the snares and traps of life on earth, or is it those who would do you harm, who would take from you your possessions, even your life for no reason other than their own greed and selfishness?
Let me tell you of whom you should fear, the one of whom the fear of, is even the beginning of knowledge and wisdom.
“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.” (Proverbs 1:7)
April 22, 2019 - Oh dear Lord Jesus, let me thank you once again for the sacrifice that you made of your own physical life, by death on the cross that I and all others might have eternal life with you.
Let me ask you this day Lord, what can I do for you, what do you require of all who would come and follow you?
“He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the lord require of you but to do justice, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God?” (Micah 6:8)
April 2, 2019 - The Book of the Psalms contains 150 chapters and was written over a period of twelve centuries. From fifteen hundred BC to three hundred BC.
It is mostly a collection of songs and prayers offered to God on behalf of the Jewish people.
All of the various chapters are centered around the one and only living God. And they each one promote this Creator God as the King of all the earth and a refuge to all who would trust in him as Lord and Master.
April 1, 2019 - King Solomon, the son of David, the one highly blessed by God with knowledge and understanding says this about the value of wisdom.
“My son, if you receive my words and measure up my commandments with you, making your ear attentive to wisdom and inclining your heart to understanding; yes, if you call out for insight and raise your voice for understanding, if you seek it like silver and search for it as for hidden treasures, then you will understand the fear of the Lord and find the knowledge of God.” (Proverbs 2:1-5)
March 25, 2019 - There are many questions concerning the Christian way of living, questions of what should I do, or, what should I not do if I am to follow Jesus Christ and he is to be my Lord and Master.
The prophet Micah gave answer to a young man that came before him asking the question, “With what shall I come before the Lord, and bow myself before God on high?” (Micah 6:6)
March 11, 2019 - When Jesus, our Lord, ascended back to the Father in heaven he left his disciples that were there with him this instruction. He told them to stay there in Jerusalem and wait for the promise of the Father, which he had told to them when he said, “for John baptized with water, but you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit not many days from now.” (Acts 1:5)
And then he said, “But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.” (Acts 1:8)