The Law, the Prophets, and Jesus

"Think not that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets: I am not come to destroy, but to fulfil. For verily I say unto you, 'Till heaven and earth pass, one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the law, till all be fulfilled'. Whosoever therefore shall break one of …

Continue reading The Law, the Prophets, and Jesus

What Jesus Preached and Taught

What did Jesus preach?  What did He teach?  To find the answer to that you must read the Gospels.  The first thing He preached is repentance.  That is a word we evidently do not like to hear today; but a necessary for us, none the less. Hear the word from Matthew's Gospel... "From that time …

Continue reading What Jesus Preached and Taught

He Who Never Changes

In this world of constant change it is good, great, and marvelous to know, yea, even promised us, that GOD does not change.  Here are the words from GOD to Malachi the prophet... "For I am the LORD, I change not; therefore ye sons of Jacob are not consumed." Malachi 3:6  (KJB) The words are …

Continue reading He Who Never Changes

The Sword and the Spirit

"Woe to the idol shepherd that leaveth the flock! The sword shall be upon his arm, and upon his right eye: his arm shall be clean dried up, and his right eye shall be utterly darkened."  Zechariah 11:17 "And I will pour upon the house of David, and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the Spirit …

Continue reading The Sword and the Spirit

Living According to the Word of the LORD

I was reading from Zechariah 4 - 9 this morning and these verses were for my eyes and ears.  How many more need to hear these words? "For thus saith the LORD of hosts; As I thought to punish you, when your fathers provoked Me to wrath, saith the LORD of hosts, and I repented …

Continue reading Living According to the Word of the LORD

A Shaking When the LORD Comes

My Bible reading for this morning was Haggai 1 through Zechariah 3.  I share with you verses from Haggai, and the post of September 25, 2015. "For thus saith the LORD of hosts; Yet once, it is a little while, and I will shake the heavens, and the earth, and the sea, and the dry …

Continue reading A Shaking When the LORD Comes

God Sings when Evil is Defeated

My Bible reading for today (9/24/18) was Zephaniah 1 - 3.  I am sharing this with you from September 24, 2015. I have never thought much about it until this morning reading the prophet Zephaniah; but God does sing.  I would think that He is a masterful singer, because He would be the Master of …

Continue reading God Sings when Evil is Defeated

When Troubled by Life’s Situations; Go to the LORD

Habakkuk did. "Art Thou not from everlasting, O LORD my God, mine Holy One? We shall not die. O LORD, Thou hast ordained them for judgment; and, O mighty God, Thou hast established them for correction. Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil, and canst not look on iniquity: wherefore lookest Thou upon …

Continue reading When Troubled by Life’s Situations; Go to the LORD

The LORD Will Assemble Her

One of the greatest miracles of the Bible is the LORD'S work of grace and salvation for His people known as Israel.  He has been working in them, and through them since the time of Abraham.  He will soon complete the work He has began in them. Having that assurance; He will also complete His …

Continue reading The LORD Will Assemble Her

Nineveh’s Greatest Day

Jonah was not only a reluctant prophet; he was a rebellious, running prophet who hated Nineveh, and its inhabitants.  Yet, God loved the people and sent them Jonah as a messenger of repentance. Jonah walked into the city and proclaimed, "Yet forty days, and Nineveh shall be overthrown." Jonah 3:4  We see the greatest revival take …

Continue reading Nineveh’s Greatest Day

The Promises of GOD for His People

There are many people, professing Christians, who are being taught, and who believe that the LORD God is through with the people of God of the Old Testament known as the Hebrews or Israel.  How, if that be so, can we as Christians have confidence that He will not be, someday, through with us?  If …

Continue reading The Promises of GOD for His People

Not a Question – How Great is God

We hear boasts and claims from people that something or someone is "The greatest..."  We are easily lured to that which we esteem as great.  It does not seem to be so when it comes to the Creator of the universe however.  Oh, do not take me wrong, but He makes an excellent spare tire …

Continue reading Not a Question – How Great is God

I am Not Ashamed

"Fear not, O land; be glad and rejoice: for the LORD will do great things.  Be not afraid, ye beasts of the field: for the pastures of the wilderness do spring, for the tree beareth her fruit, the fig tree and the vine do yield their strength.  Be glad then, ye children of Zion, and …

Continue reading I am Not Ashamed

The Compassion of God

Concern and Compassion took a cruise on an ocean liner.  While they were out looking over the outer railing someone fell overboard.  Concern cried out, “Man overboard”.  Compassion cried out, “Man overboard”, and dived in to rescue the imperiled man. The above story shows the difference in concern and compassion.  One cries out, but does …

Continue reading The Compassion of God

Redeeming, Life Changing Love

"Then said the LORD unto me, Go yet, love a woman beloved of her friend, yet an adulteress, according to the love of the LORD toward the children of Israel, who look to other gods, and love flagons of wine."  Hosea 3:1  (KJB) The LORD again speaks to Hosea concerning his wife. Hosea received command …

Continue reading Redeeming, Life Changing Love