GET RID OF EVERY WEIGHT

Hebrews 12:1-2 ESV “Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy … Continue reading GET RID OF EVERY WEIGHT

LIVES OF HOLINESS AND GODLINESS

2 Peter 3:9 ESV “The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance.” When Jesus came to earth the first time it was to die for our sins. One day he is going to … Continue reading LIVES OF HOLINESS AND GODLINESS

our lives hidden with christ

Colossians 3:1-4 ESV “If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth. For you have died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God. … Continue reading our lives hidden with christ

i have to say

An Original Work / November 14, 2021 Don’t hate me, but I just have to say, Not all of you’ll go to heav’n one day. Some of you, e’en so nice as you are, Aren’t heaven bound as you present are. Matters not all the good that you do, Matters not how many folk love … Continue reading i have to say

drop the masks (repost)

From 2018: We all experience trials in this life, at least to some extent. Some people seem to have more than their fair share of them, though, while others appear to be relatively trouble free. But, appearances can be deceiving. We don’t really know what goes on in other people’s lives unless we know them … Continue reading drop the masks (repost)

leap for joy? (Repost)

Let’s have a show of hands. How many of us, when we go through tough trials, immediately count it all joy? How many of us delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, and in difficulties? How many of us, when people hate us, when they exclude us and insult us and reject our … Continue reading leap for joy? (Repost)

what is our hope? (repost)

So, what is our hope? And, on what is it based? Is it based in man? No! It can’t be, because men (and women) will fail us, because they are human. They may promise much, but not deliver. So, we must put our hope in Jesus Christ, not in humans, no matter who they are. … Continue reading what is our hope? (repost)

resting in him

This is a repost from January of 2018 Have you ever fallen and skinned your knee? Did it get bloody and did it sting, too? What did you do about it? You probably washed it with soapy water, and rinsed it with clear water, and then patted it dry, and then stopped the bleeding by … Continue reading resting in him