Be Careful to Maintain Good Works

"Put them in mind to be subject to principalities and powers, to obey magistrates, to be ready to every good work, to speak evil of no man, to be no brawlers, but gentle, shewing all meekness unto all men. For we ourselves also were sometimes foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving divers lusts and pleasures, living in malice and … Continue reading Be Careful to Maintain Good Works

John 14:6-12 – Jesus; The Way, The Truth, The Life

"Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by Me. If ye had known Me, ye should have known My Father also: and from henceforth ye know Him, and have seen Him. Philip saith unto Him, Lord, shew us the Father, and it sufficeth … Continue reading John 14:6-12 – Jesus; The Way, The Truth, The Life

John 10:22-33 – Jesus and Chanukah

"And it was at Jerusalem the feast of the dedication, and it was winter. And Jesus walked in the temple in Solomon's porch. Then came the Jews round about Him, and said unto Him, 'How long dost Thou make us to doubt? If Thou be the Christ, tell us plainly'. Jesus answered them, 'I told you, and … Continue reading John 10:22-33 – Jesus and Chanukah

Romans 11:1-6 Set Aside, But Not Forgotten

Set Aside; But Not Forgotten Romans 11:1-6 Paul has now pointed out clearly Israel’s rejection of Jesus as Messiah. Israel is a very religious people, but lost as a nation. Is this not enough evidence to prove to us that the rejection of Jesus is also rejecting God and His righteousness. It should be enough. … Continue reading Romans 11:1-6 Set Aside, But Not Forgotten

Romans 4:1-4 Unique–Saving Faith

Unique – Saving Faith Romans 4:1-25 It was, and probably still is, a popular belief among Jews of Paul’s day and Jews and non-Jews of our day to believe that Abraham was declared righteous by God due to his obedience. Paul puts the record straight. How were people of the Old Testament saved? Was it … Continue reading Romans 4:1-4 Unique–Saving Faith

082311 Oh that men would praise the LORD for His goodness…

"Oh that men would praise the LORD for His goodness, and for His wonderful works to the children of men!  For He satisfieth the longing soul, and filleth the hungry soul with goodness.  Such as sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, being bound in affliction and iron; because they rebelled against the … Continue reading 082311 Oh that men would praise the LORD for His goodness…

080911 I waited patiently for the LORD; and He inclined unto me, and heard my cry

"I waited patiently for the LORD; and He inclined unto me, and heard my cry.   He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings.   And He hath put a new song in my mouth, even praise unto our … Continue reading 080911 I waited patiently for the LORD; and He inclined unto me, and heard my cry