When Dreams Come True

Reading for January 16, 2018:  Genesis 42 – 43 And Joseph was the governor over the land, and he it was that sold to all the people of the land: and Joseph's brethren came, and bowed down themselves before him with their faces to the earth. Genesis 42:6 (KJV) It had been many years since Joseph … Continue reading When Dreams Come True

The Work of God In Us Worked Out

O how we need to get this straight.  Salvation by grace continues to work in us following our regeneration or justification in Christ and God.  How the churches today need regenerated people sitting in the pews, in our places of employment, our recreation,  working out their salvation with fear and trembling. “Wherefore, my beloved, as … Continue reading The Work of God In Us Worked Out

Neither Will I Count My Life Dear to Myself

“And now, behold, I go bound in the spirit unto Jerusalem, not knowing the things that shall befall me there: save that the Holy Ghost witnesseth in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions abide me. But none of these things move me, neither count I my life dear unto myself, so that I might … Continue reading Neither Will I Count My Life Dear to Myself

Beasty Kingdoms

God reveals the kingdoms of men as beasts of the earth.  Beasts like a “Lion with eagle’s wings” (7:4),  “a bear… with ribs in its mouth” (7:5), “a leopard, which had four wings on its back…” (7:6); then, a fourth beast “dreadful and terrible”.  These beasts represent human governments which the LORD was showing Daniel … Continue reading Beasty Kingdoms

The LORD Our God is With Us to Help Us

“And he set captains of war over the people, and gathered them together to him in the street of the gate of the city, and spake comfortably to them, saying, Be strong and courageous, be not afraid nor dismayed for the king of Assyria, nor for all the multitude that is with him: for there … Continue reading The LORD Our God is With Us to Help Us

When God Purposes a Thing

It seems that, sometimes at least, we; yes even Christians, put terrible events and tragedies up to chance.  Chance says that these things just happen.  I must admit that this troubles me, but I think it troubles me more to believe that these things happen by mere chance; when they cannot be chance. Looking today … Continue reading When God Purposes a Thing

No Iniquity Found

Do you find yourself to be a sinner?  Have you sinned against God?  There are some who would answer "No" to both of those questions.  Sadly, though, there is no salvation for such a person.  It is possible however for one to experience deliverance from iniquity, forgiveness of sin.  Hear the prophet Jeremiah speak the … Continue reading No Iniquity Found

Prayer Today – Where Shall I Flee from YOUR Presence?

"Whither shall I go from Thy Spirit? Or whither shall I flee from Thy presence? If I ascend up into heaven, Thou art there: if I make my bed in hell, behold, Thou art there. If I take the wings of the morning, and dwell in the uttermost parts of the sea; even there shall … Continue reading Prayer Today – Where Shall I Flee from YOUR Presence?