Salvation is NOT of works. It is Not Baptism. Not Being Born Again. Not Loving the Lord. Not Following Jesus. Not Repenting and stop sinning. Not A personal relationship with Christ. Not Accepting Jesus into your heart. All these things are a result of Salvation, not the cause of it. These are all WORKS of … More Are You Saved?
Be AWESONE!Despite the stress each day holds in store for each of us, stay positive. Being awesome comes from without ourselves. It is a gift of God’s Holy Spirit which indwells each believer in Christ. In Galatians 5:22-23 Paul lists nine of these gifts. I like to think of them as if they are fruit … More Attitude is Everything: Be Positive – Be Awesome!
Confused when someone challenges your belief in the Holy Scriptures? Don’t be intimidated because our Churches have failed in teaching us what we should know about the origin of Scripture. Simply turn to the skeptic and explain to them that — The Bible is a reliable collection of historical documents.. It was written on three … More Validity of the Bible
It is true that men have always been saved by the Grace of God, but it is untrue that anyone, from Adam till Saul of Tarsus, had ever been saved by “Grace alone.” Until Paul, mankind was always required to perform a work of faith for atonement of their sins. Noah was required to build … More Grace Alone
Happy Birthday, America!July 4, 2021 celebrates the 245th birthday of the greatest country God has ever placed on planet Earth. The United States has compassionately opened her arms to refugees from all over the world, inviting them to become productive members of this great nation. A nation whose laws are roots and planted in Biblical … More America’s Christian Heritage
Faith Unconditional love of God and Christ and complete trust in God to finish a good work Moral Excellence Living life as an example to others in love and peace and trust in God Knowledge Studying to find yourself approved-Learning about God-Teaching others Self Control Being in control of your spirit and putting down all … More living the “Christian Life”
Acts 9 is the conversion and commissioning of Saul (Paul), and Acts 10 is Peter’s preparation and encounter with Cornelius and his family, Gentiles. 1Timothy 1:15 says, “Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners.” Thesetwo chapters magnify the Love, Power, and Compassion of our God. They illustrate the lengths to which He will … More The Love and Compassion of our Longsuffering God
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A guy named Anonymous once said that our lives may be the only gospel some people will ever see. This week I haven’t been much of an example. My evil twin dropped in for an unexpected and unwelcomed visit. The two of us never get along. We have no tolerance for, much less anything good … More “No Greater Love . . .”
November 25, 2016 – Ecclesiastes 4 But thanks be to God, who always leads us in triumph in Christ, and manifests through us the sweet aroma of the knowledge of Him in every place.” 2 Corinthians 2:14 (NASB) It seems to me that Ecclesiastes could easily be titled, “Solomon’s Lament.” After living an opulent life … More Chasing the wind