LET US BOAST: “WHAT JESUS HAS DONE FOR ME”

  Many of us struggle with sharing our faith. It’s scary, sometimes awkward, and always heavy with the weight of eternal consequences. We know every conversation about spiritual matters leads to a decision of some sort, and we don’t want to mess it up. The burden to do it “just right” is sometimes paralyzing. And…

THE LORD’S PROTECTION

He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty I will say of the Lord , He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust. Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, and from the noisome…

Sing to the Lord!

And you will say in that day: “Give thanks to the Lord , call upon his name, make known his deeds among the peoples, proclaim that his name is exalted. “Sing praises to the Lord , for he has done gloriously; let this be made known in all the earth. Isaiah 12:4‭-‬5 ESV  

EXAMINE YOURSELF

Listening to this sermon in the car on my way to work this morning . It had a profound impact!!

“Hineni”: Here I am. Send Me!

There is a powerful word in Hebrew that sums up three words in English. The word is Hineni (הנני), which means “Here I am!” Buyou’ve got to watch out how you say it, because it is a way of expressing total readiness to give oneself – it’s an offer of total availability. When God called…

TESTING OF YOUR FAITH

Oh  Lord, another trial?  Really?.  My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials.  James 1:2 Today, I had so many opportunities to “count it all joy”.   Trials, began as soon as I stepped out of my front door to go to work!! Every person in the world, including yourself, will…

THE ROAD LESS TRAVELLED

  Christianity is not an easy road. It is actually the hardest road to travel. Why do I make such a statement? because as Christians we walk against a tide of people going in the opposite dirección. Is tough my friend, is not easy. We live in the world but are not of the world,…

It’s All About The Heart Attitude.

Modesty in the way we dress is not just for church; it is to be the standard for all Christians at all times. The key to understanding what constitutes modesty in dress is to examine the attitudes and intents of the heart. Those whose hearts are inclined toward God will make every effort to dress…

What is the Gospel?

This is arguably the best explanation I have ever read as to what the Gospel is without actually reading the Gospel message itself. I have posted this article in it’s entirety here as I think… Source: What is the Gospel?

Christ, The Maker Of All Things New

Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new. 2 Corinthians 5:17 KJV You have obtained a new life which can only be satisfied by new delights, which can only be excited by new objects and constrained by new principles suitable…

Let God’s Word and Promise, Destroy Satan’s Roar!

A word in time…!     One Sunday morning after our church service had ended, a woman came up to the altar to ask for prayer. She had recently been to the doctor and was told she had some serious problems with her heart. She told me what they were. She was crying and afraid….

Jesus Christ Is The Great “I AM”

“I AM”,  Title God Gave Himself And Moses said unto God, Behold, when I come unto the children of Israel, and shall say unto them, The God of your fathers has sent me to you; and they shall say to me, What is his name? what shall I say to them? And God said to…

The Incomparable Christ

A Solitary Life More than nineteen hundred years ago, there was a Man born contrary to the laws of life. This Man lived in poverty and was reared in obscurity. He did not travel extensively. Only once did He cross the boundary of the country in which He lived; that was during His exile in…

Are we all waiting for Him?

The Spirit and the bride say, “Come.” And let the one who hears say, “Come.” And let the one who is thirsty come; let the one who wishes take the water of life without cost. Revelation 22:17 “Yes, I am coming quickly”.  Amen. Come, Lord Jesus.   The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be…

Wise and Harmless

Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves. Matthew 10:16 KJV   “Be ye, therefore, wise as serpents.” In Egyptian hieroglyphics, the serpent is a symbol for wisdom. The ancients viewed snakes as shrewd, cunning, smart, keen-minded, prudent, and cautious, using…

The Legend of the Cherokee Indian Youth’s Rite of Passage

A wonderful analogy of how God never leaves us. Thank you Pastor Tim for posting. Peace, Love & Joy as you read the story and take in the spiritual truth it conveys. Cristina.   Fresh Manna by Pastor Tim Burt I am reposting this by popular request! I hope it’s a blessing to you! ~…

FEAR NOT !

“For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved. How then shall they call on Him in whom they have not believed? and how shall they believe in Him of whom they have not heard? and how shall they hear without a preacher? And how shall they preach, except they be…

The Value of Friends

Wonderful insights on friendship : Enjoy! BLESSINGS.    BSome friends are with us a long time Others are part of our lives but a short time Passing through leaving an indelible mark upon us Cherish your friends and hold them close We never know when a fr… Source: The Value of Friends

Whithout JESUS we can do NOTHING

I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman. Every branch in me that beareth not fruit he taketh away: and every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit. John 15:1‭-‬2 KJV Now ye are clean through the word which I have spoken unto you.  …

This Is The Victory That Overcomes The World

Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. Hebrews 11:1 KJV So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God. Romans 10:17 KJV For we walk by faith, not by sight 2 Corinthians 5:7 KJV For by grace are ye saved through faith; and…

CHOOSE YOUR LOVE

1 John 2:15-17King James Version (KJV) Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of…

RUSSIA: Extreme Gift – Voice of the Martyrs

“What is it?” Soviet captain Marco snarled at the young boy. “What do you want?” The boy, only twelve, swallowed his fear as he stood before the Communist officer. “Captain, you are the man who put my parents in prison. Today is my mother’s birthday, Source: RUSSIA: Extreme Gift – Voice of the Martyrs

It is never right to be angry at God. Ever.

It is never right to be angry at God. Ever. —  Over the weekend I posted a tweet that proved to be unexpectedly controversial… Source: It is never right to be angry at God. Ever.

God’s Amazing Grace

We are saved by God’s amazing grace. It is nothing that we do. He does it all. Romans 3:24 says, “Being justified freely by His grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus.” If you come to God as a prince, He’ll send you away as a beggar. But if you come to God…

The Day I Quit Listening to Joel Osteen

Is the ministry and message of Joel Osteen false or true? Yes, he’s a positive inspiration, but is he biblical? Should you believe in and support what he is teaching? Find out why I have stopped listening to him and why you may want to do the same. Source: The Day I Quit Listening to…

WAIT ON THE LORD

I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living. Wait on the Lord : be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord . Psalms 27:13‭-‬14 KJV http://bible.com/1/psa.27.13-14.KJV

Who’s Your Daddy?

Inspirational and touching story by Pastor Tim Burt,   Fresh Manna by Pastor Tim Burt Who’s Your Daddy?  By Rev. Dr. Fred Craddock A seminary professor was vacationing with his wife in Gatlinburg, TN. One morning, they were eating breakfast at li… Source: Who’s Your Daddy?

Rise them up Lord, Rise them up !

    Inspiring, powerful, prayer.. May the our Lord guide us by His Holy Spirit to share the ” Gospel of our salvation”  with lost. Time is short,  we are but a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes. Let us do it all for His Glory ! Blessings

The Blessing Of Dew – ONE FOR ISRAEL Ministry

The word “dew” appears 34 times in the Bible, and it is primarily seen as a blessing. It is used poetically and symbolically in many places, and is quite different to the blessing of rain. Since the time of Passover, Jewish people across the land have been praying the “Tfilat Tal” – a prayer or…

God wants us to know that when we have Him we have everything.

  A.W. Tozer was a twentieth-century prophet calling the modern Church back to the practice of godliness and to that level of spiritual reality enjoyed by serious seekers after God from the days of the apostles. I like to share some of his quotes with you. I hope you are greatly encouraged with his thought…

As Diamonds in our Eyes.

“When you are so weak that you cannot do much more than cry, you coin diamonds with both your eyes. The sweetest prayers God ever hears are the groans and sighs of those who have no hope in anything but his love.” C Spurgeon. When life hurtsIt is ok to cry,  A heart shattered A…

ENCOURAGEMENT FOR A NEW DAY…

  Let us start the day with our focus in the right place.  The “Word of God”. Psalm 118:24  “This is the day which the LORD hath made, we will rejoice and be glad it it”. Rejoicing in a new day doesn’t always happen instantly, there are times when mornings go wrong and the effect…

EASTERN EUROPE: Extreme Parable – Voice of the Martyrs

In a forest one day, three young trees all agreed to pray that they would be used for some noble purpose rather than decay from old age. The first tree wanted to become a manger where tired cattle could feed after a long day’s work. Source: EASTERN EUROPE: Extreme Parable – Voice of the Martyrs

The Good Shepherd

The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want He makes me to lie down in green pastures, He leads me beside the still waters. He restores my soul. He leads me in the path of righteousness for His name’s sake Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will…

I Know Who Holds Tomorrow – Jesus-Yeshua!!

Originally posted on Kristi Ann's Haven:
( Philippians 2:10-11 KJV ) “That at the Name of Jesus Christ – Yeshua HaMashiach Every Knee should Bow, of things in Heaven, and things in Earth, and things under the Earth; And that Every Tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is LORD, to the Glory of GOD…

BUT GOD…..

“But God”,  a powerful two word phrase found repeatedly in the Bible, both in the Old and New Testament.   Whenever we face a difficulty, an impossible obstacle, a situation too difficult to overcome,  we must remember the phrase  “But God”. But God,  who is rich in mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved…

IRAN: Prisoners Needing Prayer – Voice of the Martyrs

The health of Iranian Christian convert, Maryam Naghash Zargaran, continues to decline. It was reported that over the past week her condition worsened and she is again in need of urgent medical care. According to a prison mate, Zargaran is also suffering from severe weight Source: IRAN: Prisoners Needing Prayer – Voice of the Martyrs

Devotionals

Receiving God’s Provisions “Give us this day our daily bread” (Matt. 6:11). God is glorified when He meets your needs. In America, praying for our daily bread hardly seems necessary. Most people need to pray for self-control to avoid overeating! But Matthew 6:11 isn’t talking about food only. It is a statement of dependency on…

Why Bible Prophecy Matters

Bible Prophecy Why does bible prophecy matter? As a Christian, why should you spend any time studying it? It’s sad to say, but many Christians (including many church leaders) say bible prophecy doesn’t matter. And they say you shouldn’t spend any time studying it. Why? Some of the stated reasons are “Study of bible prophecy…

A Wonderful Paradox

A real Christian is an odd number. He feels supreme love for the One Whom he has never seen; talks familiarly every day to Someone he cannot see; expects to go to Heaven on the virtue of Another; empties himself in order to be full; admits he is wrong so that he can be declared…

BOASTING IN THE LORD

BUT NOW YE REJOICE IN YOUR BOASTINGS: ALL SUCH REJOICING IS EVIL James 4:16 Thus says the Lord : “Let not the wise man boast in his wisdom, let not the mighty man boast in his might, let not the rich man boast in his riches, but let him who boasts boast in this, that…