Sep 012016
 
Slippery Slope

“Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord,The people He has chosen as His own inheritance.” Psalm 33:12. When a nation loses its ability to discern morality- – it embarks on a slippery slope toward self-destruction. Especially when it comes to basic sexual morality. When a nation turns its back on the commands of […]

Jun 062016
 
Genuine repentance!

 “Repent now everyone of his evil way and his evil doings, and dwell in the land that the Lord has given to you and your fathers forever and ever” (Jeremiah 25:5).  Recently, I’ve been studying the Jewish roots of many of Jesus’ parables.   And I came across an interesting saying from a Jewish Rabbi that […]

Apr 072016
 
Part of our present!

Perhaps we should make a list of the “lost words of Christianity.” It seems like some things are not talked about as much today. “Worldliness”, for instance, is a forgotten word, erased from usage by an overemphasis and sometimes misapplication of Christian liberty. Sin and some of the classic words for it have been dropped […]

Make it a daily habit!

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Jan 112016
 

Monday, 11 January 2016 “Repent therefore and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, so that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord and that He may send Jesus Christ, who was preached to you before whom heaven must receive until the times of restoration of all things, which […]

Confess it to God!

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Aug 172015
 

Is repentance necessary in the life of the believer? Yes! And we see this truth in 1 John 1:9, which says: “If we confess our sins, He is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” Repentance isn’t mentioned in that verse. But let’s take a closer look. […]