Guilt Applied On Someone Else

"And when he hath made an end of reconciling the holy place, and the tabernacle of the congregation, and the altar, he shall bring the live goat: and Aaron shall lay both his hands upon the head of the live goat, and confess over him all the iniquities of the children of Israel, and all …

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Behold, The Judge Stands at the Door – James 5:7-12

"Be patient therefore, brethren, unto the coming of the Lord. Behold, the husbandman waiteth for the precious fruit of the earth, and hath long patience for it, until he receive the early and latter rain. Be ye also patient; stablish your hearts: for the coming of the Lord draweth nigh. Grudge not one against another, brethren, lest …

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As the LORD Commands

"Thus did Moses: according to all that the LORD commanded him, so did he." Exodus 40:16 (KJV) In the reading of Exodus 39 - 40 this morning I noticed the phrase "...As the LORD commanded Moses" 14 times. It is important for the Christian to realize, and act on what God has said.  It is …

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Troubled Along the Way

Reading for January 17, 2018:  Genesis 44 – 45 So he sent his brethren away, and they departed: and he said unto them, See that ye fall not out by the way. Genesis 45:24 (KJV) In the reading of today's text, we find Joseph has revealed his identity to his brothers. Now in chapter 45 verse …

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Discipline and Straying Children

There is too much false teaching going around.  Teaching which says to us everyday… Live the way you want to, do your own thing, do not worry about it…  God is a loving God.   He does not judge.  He loves. Have faith.  Faith in something, anything; just have faith.  Friend, It does make a …

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Romans 8:10-17 Joyful Promise and Expectations

Joyful Promise and Expectations Romans 8:10-17 In the last study we looked at the truth of NO CONDEMNATION, and now we look at the glorious promise and expectation of our inheritance in Christ Jesus. A JOYFUL EXPECTATION IN THE FATHER (vv. 10-17). Remembering as we looked at verses 1-9 the last time and we find …

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Romans 8:1-9 No Condemnation

NO CONDEMNATION Romans 8:1-9 In this study of Romans we have had Paul take us from the total depravity of sinners, to justification, and then, to sanctification. He took a moment to let us know that the work of sanctification was not easy (chapter 7), and now he tells us how we can be victors …

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An Often Neglected Part of the Gospel of Jesus Christ

The gospel of Jesus Christ is described by Paul the apostle as "...Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures; and that He was buried, and that He rose again the third day according to the scriptures..." (1 Corinthians 15:3,4).  Do you notice the part that is often left out, or at least neglected? …

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Good and Evil Treasures

I heard a story of an old preacher who was in one of those cafe's where you could come in and set at a bar near the kitchen, and order your meal; a hamburger, club sandwich, fries, or chicken fried steak, fried green tomatoes, etc. Anyway this preacher had set down near a man who …

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