Paul’s Testimony

Galatians 1:13-17 In his letter to the Galatians, Paul shares how he became a Christian. It wasn’t something he ever dreamed would happen. He was a staunch believer in Judaism and its traditions. He was filled with a jealous zeal to protect his religion and was determined to stamp out any other religion he believed … More Paul’s Testimony

Spiritual Adultery

James 4:4 Friends usually do things together and have similar interests.  Being friends with the world means adopting the ways of the world–accepting or condoning the things of the world.  James refers to those who are friends with the world as adulterers and adulteresses. Adultery is straying outside of your marriage.  When the Israelites turned … More Spiritual Adultery

Mark 14:32-42

Jesus was troubled and deeply distressed.  He told Peter, James and John that His soul was exceedingly sorrowful even to death and asked them to stay there and watch.  He went a little farther in the garden and fell on the ground.  He prayed that if it were possible, the hour might pass from Him. … More Mark 14:32-42

Appearances

Mark 11:12-14 My Father is glorified by this, that you bear much fruit; so you will be My disciples – John 15:8 I am sure a lot of us know Christians who go to church every week, know their Bibles inside out and say “Amen” and “Hallelujah” or “Praise the Lord” a lot during the … More Appearances

Three Lives

Mark 5 Yesterday, I read how Jesus affected three lives in one day. The first was the demoniac man who was tormented day and night, forced to live among tombs, cutting himself and crying out. Then there was the woman with the flow of blood, a condition that she suffered with for twelve years. Ladies, can … More Three Lives

2 Samuel 8

Key phrases that stood out for me: The Lord preserved David wherever he went David reigned over all Israel David administered judgement and justice to all his people When King Toi of Hamath heard that David had defeated the entire army of Hadadezar, the king of Zobah, he sent his son Joram to greet David … More 2 Samuel 8