Indebted to Jesus

1 Timothy 1:12-17 I was reading this passage and thinking of how we are all indebted to Jesus.  We have done terrible things in our lives but He showed us such love and grace that we could only respond in humility and gratitude.  There are times when my past comes back to haunt me but … More Indebted to Jesus

God’s Mercy

Zechariah 3:1-4 Satan accused Joshua, who here represents the nation of Israel.  The accusations were accurate.  Joshua stood in “filthy clothes” (sins) yet, God revealed His mercy, stating that He chose to save His people in spite of their sin. God punished Judah through the fire of great trials but He rescued the nation before … More God’s Mercy

Doing God’s Word

Then His mother and brothers came to Him, and could not approach Him because of the crowd. And it was told Him by some, who said, “Your mother and Your brothers are standing outside, desiring to see You.” But He answered and said to them, “My mother and My brothers are these who hear the word … More Doing God’s Word

Hold Fast

“Let us hold fast the profession of [our] faith without wavering; (for he [is] faithful that promised” – Hebrews 10:23 Faith turns into doubt when we focus on our circumstances instead of on God.  When Peter was walking toward Jesus on the water, he began to sink the moment he focused on the winds and … More Hold Fast

Hope in the Lord

“Be of good courage, and he shall strengthen your heart, all ye that hope in the LORD” – Psalm 31:24 Is there any hope?  Yes.  Jesus is our hope for a better life, a life not marred by sin.  Jesus’ death on the Cross gave us hope of having our sins forgiven and having a … More Hope in the Lord