One of the things that seemingly torments many children of God is whether or not they can know if they are truly saved. This is one of the saddest conditions in which a Christian can find himself. Getting up in the morning and wondering if I am okay. Going to bed at night and
How many times have we longed for a place where there is serenity and tranquility? While we may take trips to isolated areas of forest and wilderness to search for such things, they are temporal at best. We eventually have to succumb to the realization that the vacation will end. We have to return
He is/was a faithful servant of God. For a Christian, that is about as complimentary of a statement that anyone can make about you! While there are synonymous terms that could be used to refer to the same individual, simply being known as a faithful servant of God is truly a privilege. Unfortunately, some
The speaker said, “All you have to do is believe on Jesus to go to heaven.” When I heard this I thought, this man does not know what he is saying. Why? Because he believes that all one has to do is believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God and he or
Jesus said, “And he that sat upon the throne said, Behold, I make all things new. And he said unto me, Write: for these words are true and faithful.” Revelation 21:5. Every person likes new things. Having new things keeps our economy moving. We often become bored with the old things and buy new ones.
Who are the “whosoevers?” This word has a number of meanings in the Greek language. Whatever Greek word one chooses still shows that everyone has the opportunity to be saved, have forgiveness of sins, born again, or condemned. John writes in John 3:16, “For God so loved the world, that he gave his
The prophet Ezra said, “Then I proclaimed a fast there, at the river of Ahava, that we might afflict ourselves before our God, to seek of him a right way for us, and for our little ones, and for all our substance. For I was ashamed to require of the king a band of
“And Moses said unto the Lord, …Now therefore, I pray thee, if I have found grace in thy sight, shew me now thy way, that I may know thee, that I may find grace in thy sight: and consider that this nation is thy people. And he said, My presence shall go with thee,
All of us go through things we did not think we would. Even some of us have gone through things we did not believe that we could. Where do we turn when we are out of our league? How do you and I cope with the fears beyond our courage to fight? How do
The prophet Isaiah stated, “Behold, the Lord’s hand is not shortened, that it cannot save; Neither his ear heavy, that it cannot hear: But your iniquities have separated between you and your God, And your sins have hid his face from you, that he will not hear.” 59:1, 2. We live in a changing world.