Our Great Covenant Keeping God

Nehemiah 1.5 I beseech thee, O Lord God of heaven, the great and terrible God, that keepeth covenant and mercy for them that love him and observe his commandments. Our God is Great and Terrible. The old KJV word terrible is not to be understood as a negative...

Eternal Life!

What we deserve as sinners is death.  What God offers to us through His Son Jesus Christ is eternal life (Romans 6:23).  While the world is vainly seeking for the mythical “Fountain of Youth”, God is proclaiming a message of eternal life to all who believe in His...

Be careful about cliches

2 Corinthians 4.10 as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and [yet] possessing all things.I was reading the blog of a church website and they were talking about how God provided them with furniture and things for their new children’s ministry...

Jesus: The Amen of every promise of God

2 Cor 1.20 For all the promises of God in him [are] yea, and in him Amen, unto the glory of God by us. I recall hearing a sermon shortly after The Lord saved me where the pastor said, “Every day is as bright as the promises of God.” How true that is,...

Promises, holiness and the fear of God

2 Cor 7.1 Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God. A couple of posts ago, we talked about how Jesus is the Amen to all of the the promises of God....