This past Sunday, we looked at God's provision of His armor for our protection in Ephesians 6. I made a comment that there is no protection provided for the Christian's back and that we are to stand firm in our faith. A friend after service mentioned to me to look up Isaiah 58:8 when I got home. Look what God tells the prophet...
"And your righteousness shall go before you; The glory of the Lord...
One fact that sets Christianity forever apart from every other religious system - You just have to go to the tombs of the founders of the great world religions and call the roll:
Jesus Christ… No answer, because He is not there!
Which religion is the right religion? How can you be sure?
Christianity is the one true way...
This past Sunday, our church began a study in the apostle Paul’s Letter to the Ephesians. This church in Ephesus that Paul was writing to had a special place in his heart. He planted this church on one of his missionary trips and at one point, he had spent three years there - teaching and discipling the believers there in Ephesus. As he begins his letter, he opens with two words in his...
The psalmist writes in Psalm 5:3 "In the morning, Lord, you hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait expectantly."
Dietrich Bonhoeffer writes in his book, Psalms, "The morning prayer determines the day. Squandered time of which we are ashamed, temptations to which we succomb, weakness and lack of courage in work. disorganization and lack of discipline in our thoughts and in our conversation... all have their origin most often...
“Now when they had seen Him, they made widely known the saying which was told them concerning this Child. And all those who heard it marveled at those things which were told them by the shepherds… Then the shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things that they had heard and seen, as it was told them.” Luke 2:17-18, 20
It’s the day after Christmas… now what?