“It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.” Galatians 5:1 This is a beautiful expression of the good news of Jesus Christ, of the Gospel that we share. We are free! FREE! The concept of freedom is … Continue reading Slavery no more !
How often do we consider the God we serve, his worth, his name, his holiness, but fail to understand and justify these things in our own minds. How often do we see the works of God yet ignore the impact his ways have on us? How often do we fail to believe because we do … Continue reading Your Life and Psalm 48
In the spirit of 2 Chronicles 30 and in the model of King Hezekiah, i offer: People of America, return to the Lord, the God of your Jamestown congregation, your Mayflower voyagers, your founding fathers, your civil war soldiers, your first and second and third university presidents, and the God of millions of fellow Americans, … Continue reading A Proclamation for Today
So, I’ve started re-reading a book by Howard Baker called the one true thing; it is a hidden gem from NavPress. Here is a thought as I review my notes from the introduction “I am the way, and the truth, and the life” (John 14:6) From the book: (as Baker presents the structure of the … Continue reading What is the one true thing?
Proverbs 1:1-7, 33 The proverbs of Solomon son of David, king of Israel: 2 for gaining wisdom and instruction; for understanding words of insight; 3 for receiving instruction in prudent behavior, doing what is right and just and fair; 4 for giving prudence to those who are simple, knowledge and discretion to the young— 5 let the wise listen and add … Continue reading The fear of the Lord
This is a personal amplification of Ephesians 6:10-20. The bold text verses from the New International Version (NIV). The following plain text is my understanding of Paul's words. 10 Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. After all of that.. this is what results.. this is your reality.. have faith in … Continue reading The Armor of God (Marcus Amplified Verson)
This is a brief devotion that I developed based on the content of one of my favorite books, The Cure. Learn more at TrueFaced.com If you had to choose only one pursuit, one lifelong-devotion, for the rest of your days, Pleasing God or Trusting God, which would you choose? In a place called the Room … Continue reading Is pleasing God really the cure?