Acts 10:24 I like the fact that Cornelius invited his family and close friends over to his house so that they too can hear what God commanded Peter to share with him. This says something about Cornelius. He wanted those who were dear to him to be a part of something very important–something that could … More Cornelius and Household Saved
Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus, who, being in the form of God, did not consider it robbery to be equal with God, but made Himself of no reputation, taking the form of a bondservant, and coming in the likeness of men. And being found in appearance as a … More The Humility of Jesus
By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and keep His commandments. For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments. And His commandments are not burdensome – 1 John 5:2, 3. Last Sabbath I read this definition in my Bible’s dictionary: Sabbath A holy … More Two Sabbaths?
Pilate said to them, “You have a guard; go your way, make it as secure as you know how.” So they went and made the tomb secure, sealing the stone and setting the guard – Matthew 27:65, 66 Worried that the disciples would steal Jesus’ body and then claim that He had risen from the dead, … More The Empty Tomb
Now if Christ is preached that He has been raised from the dead, how do some among you say that there is no resurrection of the dead? But if there is no resurrection of the dead, then Christ is not risen. And if Christ is not risen, then our preaching is empty and your faith is also empty. Yes, and we are … More 1 Corinthians 15:12-18
1 Thessalonians 4:13 is a continuation of 1 Corinthians 15. If we believe that there is the resurrection of the dead, then that means that we believe that Jesus rose from the dead and all those who fell asleep in Him, God will bring with Him, meaning, bring back to life as Jesus Himself was … More 1 Thessalonians 4:13
“Commit thy works unto the LORD, and thy thoughts shall be established” – Proverbs 16:3 Thoughts. It’s hard not to have thoughts. We have them all the time and there are times when we have thoughts we wish we didn’t have. We have thoughts that take our focus away from God. We worry about all … More PERISH THOSE THOUGHTS