Reading and agreeing or Believing and doing?

James 1.21-25 Wherefore lay apart all filthiness and superfluity of naughtiness, and receive with meekness the engrafted word, which is able to save your souls. But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves. For if any be a hearer of the...

Obedience is better than brilliance

Mic 6.8 He hath shewed thee, O man, what [is] good; and what doth the LORD require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?I want to share with you precious saints an observation that I have made as a pastor over the last 30...

Obedience and God's Defense

Exodus 23:22 But if thou shalt indeed obey his voice, and do all that I speak; then I will be an enemy unto thine enemies, and an adversary unto thine adversaries. As we walk in obedience to God’s revelation of truth, we have the promise that He will be an enemy...

Whatsoever!

1 Corinthians 10:31 Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God. The Holy Spirit says here, whatsoever you do, do all to the glory of God. One of the most profound words in all of Scripture is the word “whatsoever”....

When God colors outside of our lines

And Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the inhabitants of Gilead, said unto Ahab, As the Lord God of Israel liveth, before whom I stand, there shall not be dew nor rain these years, but according to my word. And the word of the Lord came unto him, saying, Get thee hence,...