What’s a Christian to Do?

Philippians 2:14-16 (NKJV) 14 Do all things without complaining and disputing, 15 that you may become blameless and harmless, children of God without fault in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation, among whom you shine as lights in the world, 16 holding fast...

Is Anything Too Hard For God?

Life can be tough. We live in a broken world where sin has made its ugly mark. At times, we wonder what God is up to. We can easily get focused on the problems that we face and forget about the awesome power of the God whom we serve. In the 32nd chapter of the book of...

Whosoever…

“Whosoever” surely meaneth me, Surely meaneth me, oh, surely meaneth me; “Whosoever” surely meaneth me, “Whosoever” meaneth me. Jesus included me, yes, He included me, When the Lord said, “Whosoever,” He included me; Jesus included me, yes, He included me, When the...

God’s Hand upon Ezra – Ezra 7:9-10

Would you like for people to say about you, “The hand of God is upon that person.” That statement is made in the Bible about a man named Ezra. Ezra was a man who was chosen by God to lead Jewish exiles from Babylon, where they had been held captive for seventy years,...

Blessed are the Unoffended

Luke 7:19-23 What does it mean to become offended?  A person becomes offended when he or she reacts negatively to unmet expectations of someone or something.  “John, why are you offended by me?”  The word “offense” comes from the Greek word “skandalon” which...

Purified Through Suffering

I Peter 4:1-2 God is in the process of purifying His people and preparing them for eternity. He has determined that He is going to make us just like His Son. (Romans 8:29) There are a number of things which God uses for the purpose of purifying us. We are washed by...