Devotional Thought for Today- 9/26/20

AMP and RVR 1960 In context, Hebrews 10:26-39 may have many “titles” in your Bibles such as; Christ or Judgment or The Just Live by Faith. But what the real THEME of this passage is the Book of Hebrews most direct and serious waring against Apostasy.  Some have claimed that this verse v.30 proves that ifContinue reading “Devotional Thought for Today- 9/26/20”

Devotional Thought for Today – 9/25/20

AMP and RVR 1960 John here is speaking to believers referring to them as Children, inferring father ship not unlike Christ in John 13:33. I unlike many modern commentaries which skip this part, I find this significant for two reasons: John is obviously advanced in his years at this point but is taking responsibility forContinue reading “Devotional Thought for Today – 9/25/20”

Devotional Thoughts for Today – 9/23/20

AMP and RVR 1960  These things are the new heaven and earth spoken of in by Christ in verses 1-6. Note the action expected of believers, we are to be overcomers, in a world of evil lawlessness.  I recently read an article entitled Why the Church Needs Gentle Shepherds and while I understand the premise IContinue reading “Devotional Thoughts for Today – 9/23/20”

Devotional Thought for Today 9/11/20

Today is the 19th anniversary of the four coordinated terrorist attacks on America on this date September 11, 2001.  It is a time to reflect and Never Forget. While looking back we may say many mistakes were made in fighting this War, one can not deny we were at War.  As “Christians” if you areContinue reading “Devotional Thought for Today 9/11/20”

Daily Devotional – Righteous Laborers

Psalm 127:1a AMP and RVR 1960 COMMENTS: Today in America we celebration Labor Day. First celebrated in 1882 and continually since 1894, it is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers.  After 8 years of near record high unemployment the nations laborers had much to celebrate in Jan 2020 when for theContinue reading “Daily Devotional – Righteous Laborers”

Sunday Sermon Series – O Sleeper?

  Jonah 1:5-6 AMP and RVR 1960 COMMENTS AND CONTEXT: Jonah was wrapped up in personal sin and running from God. His escape of course was useless whom are we to think that we can run from the all-knowing, all-powerful and ever-present God of all creation? In our text Jonah’s sin has begun to effect othersContinue reading “Sunday Sermon Series – O Sleeper?”

Saturday’s Military Devotional – FEAR

CSB and RVR 1960  CONTEXT: Fear strikes everyone, those who deny it are either LIARS or so full of themselves they are just plain to STUPID to recognize the truth.  Today many in America and around the world are “afraid” of the COVID-19 virus. While there was at the beginning reason for concern, I wouldContinue reading “Saturday’s Military Devotional – FEAR”

Daily Devotional – God’s Workman

AMP and RVR 1960 CONTEXT: The book of Colossians is another of Paul’s writings while he was incarcerated. He writes to the church at Colosse, concerning the Gnostic and Judaeo heresies getting intermixed with the Christian faith they had been taught.  In Chapters 1-2 he related his thankfulness for the faithful that have not scummedContinue reading “Daily Devotional – God’s Workman”

Daily Devotional – Approved Workman

2 Timothy 2:14-16 AMP and RVR 1960 CONTEXT: This is Paul’s Second Epistle to Timothy and most agree it is written near his death. It is both a letter of encouragement for a job well done and a warning to always be on guard.  Chapter 2 begins with Paul telling Timothy to be strong, continuouslyContinue reading “Daily Devotional – Approved Workman”

Daily Devotional – Who’s Approval

AMP and RVR 1960 CONTEXT: Paul’s letter to the church at Galatia is both passionate and admonishing at the same time.  He begins it in Chapter 1 with: a firm declaration of his credentials. He is a servant, more specifically an Apostle, (messenger) specifically chosen and sent by Christ. v.1-2 It is written to allContinue reading “Daily Devotional – Who’s Approval”