JESUS AND THE LITTLE CHILDREN

Scripture records few instances of Jesus interacting with children, but in each one we see Jesus treat the children with kindness and love, therefore showing how much He values them. Then people brought little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them and pray for them. But the disciples rebuked them. Jesus…

Sin – Whose Fault is it Really?

Originally posted on Truth in Palmyra:
James 1:13-15 Earlier in Chapter 1, James used the word temptation to describe the various trials and tests we expect to face in this life. Here, James IS referring to temptation to sin; he is no longer discussing the tests and trials of life. James has made a transition…

ALL THAT GOD IS AND DOES IS GOOD

“The Lord is good to all, and his mercy is over all that he has made.” Psalms 145:9 ESV “O give thanks unto the Lord ; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.” Psalms 136:1 KJV “Give me understanding, that I may keep your law and observe it with my whole heart….

JESUS NEVER SAID…..

Dear readers, A group of four, myself included, go out into the streets of our city to share the gospel with the lost once a week. One of the saddest situations we encounter, is people, mainly Catholics, Orthodox and Coptics, who have been taught that “Mary” is the mediator between the Lord Jesus and man….

JESUS, LORD OF ALL

God’s beautiful creation How wonderful to see All that He created Including you and me. Flowers of all colours Birds that fly and sing Giving glory To their Maker Our great and Awesome King   The oceans and rivers Stars in the sky the sun shining brightly just open your eyes God made it all…

UNSAVED LOVED ONES?

Dear readers, I want to encourage all of you who are seeking the Lord in prayer and supplication for the salvation of family members and it seems as if nothing is “happening”.  You have been praying, fasting, tears of supplication before the Lord for their souls, but day after day nothing changes. Days turn into…

Stinky Feet – Why Jesus Humbled Himself and We Should, Too

It was ugly The scene at the customer service desk made me want to be somewhere else. “I can’t believe you don’t have this in stock,” the red-faced man yelled. “This company is pathetic. This store is pathetic. And YOU’RE pathetic,” he said as he leaned over the counter, pointing his finger at the tiny,…

The Praying Hands of a Grandmother

The Praying Hands of a Grandmother.  A great poem and a great example of how to pray for our children and grandchildren. There were tiny flutters of a heartbeat. Before each child was born, She prayed. With joy, As the little fingers clasped her hand, She prayed. She asked for strength. She gave her thanks….

Have you come across a roaring lion lately?

“Be sober, be vigilant; bacause your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour” 1 Peter 5:8. “Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you”. James 4:7     “Be strong in the Lord, and in the power of His might”  Ephesians 6:10…

The clay in the hands of the Potter

 But now, O Lord , you are our Father; we are the clay, and you are our potter; we are all the work of your hand. Isaiah 64:8 ESV          The word which came to Jeremiah from the Lord , saying: Then I went down to the potter’s house, and there he…