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…

Are we living in the season when Jesus is going to return?

The Bible prophesies of many events that will occur in the end times. These events can be categorized as natural signs, spiritual signs, sociological signs, technological signs, and political signs. We can look to what the Bible says about these things, and if the signs are present in abundance, we can be certain that we…

It’s Monday

It’s a Sydney Monday morning.  The sun shinning brightly as I get into my car to travel to work.  Traffic?, congested!! (nothing unusual for the beginning of the working week…).  As I start the car it automatically connected to Pandora, the song “10,000 reasons”.  I was listening attentively, the following words caught my attention :…

25 Important Bible Verses About Lukewarm Christians

“I know thy works, that thou art neither cold nor hot: I would thou wert cold or hot.  So then because thou art lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I will spew thee out of my mouth. Rev 3:15-16″ ” Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in thy…

“Quotes on Evangelism”

  If cyou can do nothing but live a true Christian life – patient, gentle, kindly, pure – in your home, in society, at your daily duty – you will perform a service of great value, and leave many blessings in the world. Such a life is a little gospel, telling in sermons without words…

40 Things to Give Up for Lent

Originally posted on Michelle Lesley:
Although, as a Louisiana girl, I’ve had a decades long love affair with king cake, and I totally support the increased availability of fish entrées at local restaurants and getting a few days off school or work, I’m not a big fan of Mardi Gras and Lent. The intrinsic philosophy behind Mardi…

GREAT TRUTHS FROM GOD’S WORD

Matthew 7:7 “Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you” Mark 11:24 “Therefore I say unto you, What things soever ye desire, when ye pray, believe that ye receive them, and ye shall have them” Ephesians 6:18 ” Praying always with all prayer and…