Too Many People Today Don’t Know What is Truth

Standing before Pilate, and prior to being turned over to be crucified, Jesus said to him, “Every one who is of the truth hears My voice” (John 18:38, NASB). Pilate responded, “What is truth?” I believe Pilate’s question is being echoed by many people in the world today. We have strayed so far from the […]

Our Salvation Is Something to Rejoice About

In prayer, I often thank God for His Son Jesus and His obedience to the cross. It is solely because of His death on the cross that my name is written in the book of life. One day Jesus’ disciples came back rejoicing that even demons were subject to them through His name. As astounding […]

We Don’t Have to Let Sin Reign in Our Body

As Christians, we don’t have to allow sin to dominate our life. Our old nature has been crucified with Christ. On the other hand, our old man can and will raise its ugly head again and again—if we allow him to. But the Bible advices us to not allow our old man to live again: […]

Do You Hunger and Thirst After Righteousness?

Having a good appetite for food is a sign of physical well-being. When someone becomes ill, it’s not unusual to lose his or her appetite. A similar analogy can be made about our spiritual status. A sign of spiritual health is that we have a good appetite for spiritual food and spiritual things. These include […]

Guard Yourself against Every Form of Greed

A man came to Jesus, asking Him to instruct his brother to share his inheritance with him. Jesus used the man’s request as an occasion to issue a warning. “Beware, and be on your guard against every form of greed,” He warned; “for not even when one has an abundance does his life consist of […]

The Lord Knows What to Do about Your Problem

Jesus looked out and saw a great multitude. They had been following Him because they saw the miracles He had performed on the sick. Knowing the people were hungry, Jesus asked Philip, “Whence shall we buy bread, that these may eat?” (John 6:5, KJV). Andrew, Simon Peter’s brother, also weighed in on Jesus’ question (verses […]

We All Need the Lord’s Grace and Peace in Our Life

At the beginning of Paul the apostle’s writings, he blessed his addressees with the words,“Grace be unto you, and peace, from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ” (see Romans 1:7; 1 Corinthians 1:3; 2 Corinthians 1:2; Galatians 1:3; Ephesians 1:2; etc.). Paul wrote under the direction of the Holy Spirit. Accordingly, it was […]

God Allows No More Than We Can Bear

Life isn’t fair. It can deal bad hands to all of us at one time or another. Some trials cannot be prevented even with the most proactive plans of prevention. The vehicles by which adversities arrive are too many to count or guard against. They may come through caring enough to help someone else, through […]