Christians should always keep God’s numerous blessings in mind and be thankful for them, if for no other reason than to avoid stress and burnout. During times of being stressed out and worried over things, it’s easy to forget that God ultimately provides and protects; this may lead the beginning of doubt over either God’s ability to care for us or His love for us. I believe this is why Jesus told us three times in the Sermon on the Mount to not worry (Matthew 6:25, 31, 34) and the Holy Spirit inspired the Old Testament psalmist to tell us three times in one psalm to not worry (Psalm 37:1, 7, 8). This particular psalm – Psalm 37 – tells us exactly how to avoid stress by recognizing how good God truly is.… Read More Trust in the Lord
Chapter 7 is one of the more misunderstood chapters of Revelation. Even though the book says it is “signified” (Revelation 1:1), many take what is written in the book literally instead of figuratively. For example, I’ve talked to some who read chapter 7 and conclude there will be only 144,000 souls in heaven when all is said and done. I’ve talked to others who think that in the end only 144,000 from the nation of Israel will be saved. Such is not the case.… Read More Are You Part of the 144,000?
Are you prepared to meet Christ when he comes back?… Read More Who Can Stand When God’s Wrath Comes?
You might have heard of “the four horsemen of the Apocalypse” mentioned in Revelation. Yet do you know what that vision is talking about?… Read More The Four Horsemen of Revelation
Wouldn’t it be great if whenever we said to ourselves, “I am a child of God. I am saved. I am heaven-bound,” God would join us and say, “You are absolutely right”?… Read More Does The Holy Spirit Agree With You?
Each day all of us are faced with a choice. Do we do what is right and obey God, or do we follow Satan? Next time you are faced with that choice, think of all God does for you. As Scripture says, “Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you at the proper time, casting all your anxiety on Him, because He cares…for you” (1 Peter 5:6-7).… Read More Consider What Great Things He Has Done For You
But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people for his own possession, that you may proclaim the excellencies of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light. Once you were not a people, but now you are God’s people; once you had not received mercy, but… Read More Our Job as Christians
Whenever I study this chapter, I am filled with gratitude and a sense of just how much I owe the Lion Who is also a Lamb. Praise His holy name!… Read More The Lion of the Tribe of Judah