Married To Jesus

The Scripture says that believers are married to Jesus.  This is a great mystery.  What isn’t a mystery is the conclusion that can be drawn from these verses, and that is that the Lord Jesus wants to have a loving, personal, intimate, and eternal relationship...

Hunger and Thirst, a sequel

According to the apostle John, you can be sure of this: only those who hunger and thirst for righteousness are Christians; and those who do not, are not Christians. A person reveals the kingdom they belong to by the things that they crave and feed on. Our appetites...

Religion without devotion

The material in quotes in today’s blog is actually taken from the notes of The Reformation Heritage Bible on Zechariah 7 that I was reading this morning. I couldn’t say it any better. “Perfunctory religious rituals without a genuine heart for the...

Undivided Devotion

1Cor 7.35 I am saying this for your own good, not to restrict you, but that you may live in a right way in undivided devotion to The Lord.In this section of his letter to the Corinthian church, the apostle Paul is writing about issues of marriage, vocations and other...

Devoted, Determined, and Driven

As we read in Colossians 1:24-29, the apostle Paul was devoted to Jesus Christ at any cost and determined to fulfill the call of God upon his life. He was driven by the desire to proclaim the gospel to the lost and see people turned into disciples of Jesus Christ. You...