You Are Able

YOU ARE ABLE I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. Philippians 4:13 God will not demand from us that which He has not already deposited in us. He grants us the ability to do the things that He requires of us. So although our challenges may be very tough and intimidating, we …

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A Hindrance To Prayer

A HINDRANCE TO PRAYER So if you are presenting a sacrifice at the altar in the Temple and you suddenly remember that someone has something against you, leave your sacrifice there at the altar. Go and be reconciled to that person. Then come and offer your sacrifice to God. Matthew 5:23-24 An unforgiving Christian is …

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God Is Able

GOD IS ABLE For with God nothing will be impossible. Luke 1:37 God is a God of possibility. He specializes in turning hopeless situations around. To trust Him is to embrace a new mentality of possibility. To trust Him is to change your perspective from limitation to no limits. He makes a way where there …

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The Redeemed Of The Lord

THE REDEEMED OF THE LORD Christ has redeemed us from the curse of the law, having become a curse for us for it is written, “Cursed is everyone who hangs on a tree.” Galatians 3:13 The law as described in the New Testament is usually considered to be the Pentateuch, or more clearly the first …

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Set Your Agenda

SET YOUR AGENDA When she heard about Jesus, she came behind Him in the crowd and touched His garment. Mark 5:27 It takes great determination and spiritual violence to access the power of God. The traditions of this woman’s society required a woman with an issue of blood to stay indoors because she was ‘unclean.’ …

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It Is A Fight Of Faith

IT IS A FIGHT OF FAITH And from the days of John the Baptist until now the kingdom of heaven suffers violence, and the violent take it by force. Matthew 11:12 I want you to get violent today. Yes, violent, determined, and zealous. I want you to get so spiritually violent that your mere presence …

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Waiting For God’s Best

WAITING FOR GOD’S BEST My times are in Your hands. Psalm 31:15 If we could understand God’s timing, we could better cooperate with His plan for our lives. However, we may never completely understand. When we don’t know, we must be satisfied to know the One who knows. If we are going to walk with …

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God Is At Work

GOD IS AT WORK Now the donkeys belonging to Saul’s father Kish were lost. 1 Samuel 9:3 God used adversity to call the first king of Israel. In 1 Samuel 9 and 10, we find Saul working in the family business, employed by his father, Kish. Some of Kish’s donkeys were missing, so Kish told …

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Expect Great Things

EXPECT GREAT THINGS Enlarge the place of your tent, and let them stretch out the curtains of your dwellings; do not spare; lengthen your cords, and strengthen your stakes. Isaiah 54:2 William Carey (1761 – 1834) was a Baptist missionary sent from England to India. He is considered the father of modern missions. Carey started …

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The Carpenter

HE CARPENTER “Isn’t this the carpenter? Isn’t this Mary’s Son and the brother of James, Joseph, Judas and Simon? Aren’t His sisters here with us?” And they took offense at Him. Mark 6:3 In 2005, a movie entitled The Passion was released that chronicled the last twenty-four hours of Jesus’ life. During a flashback scene, …

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