Two things keep us from calling out to Jesus when we need help. We're either too PROUD to ask God because we think it's belittling; after all, we are wise, intelligent people and will figure it out ourselves. Or we are ASHAMED of our situation and too embarrassed to ask God or anyone else for … Continue reading We Are NOT Alone
We are all born into this sinful world that's dying because of Satan's hostile takeover, and we can't fight him on our own merits. So, Jesus died on the cross, defeated sin and death, and made a way for everyone to be restored back to our Heavenly Father. When we repent and accept Jesus as … Continue reading Take His Hand
God has blessed me with another birthday! I give Him all the praise and the glory for allowing me to be here today. Eleven years ago, the doctors gave me five months to live, but God is in control of my life. He has allowed me these years to tell others about Jesus and given … Continue reading Happy Birthday to Me!
The worst four-letter word for Christians is "can't." As we study the Bible to know God and who we are in Him, we realize that we CAN do anything according to His will. When we face adverse situations, we need to stop and remember that He IS God and praise Him for His love and … Continue reading The Worst Four-Letter Word
The world's turmoil and unrest increase daily, and many are afraid. But as Christians, our faith isn't in what it can do; it's in what Jesus, our Savior, has done and will do. We have to study the Bible to know Jesus, fill up on His Truth, and put our faith in Him. Jesus IS … Continue reading Looking Beyond
We celebrate this day because Jesus told us to remember it in honor of our freedom in Him! He died on the cross for our sins, then rose from the grave, conquering death and giving eternal life to those who will accept Him as Savior. Easter began as a pagan celebration with bunnies and chocolates … Continue reading Happy Resurrection Sunday!
Just before He died on the cross, Jesus cried out, "It is finished!" His promise for a Savior had been fulfilled, and He died and took our sins to hell. The earth shook at His presence there, and the graves of Godly people burst open as their souls were set free. But the disciples had … Continue reading Our Hope is in Our King
Today, we reflect on Jesus, who died on the cross for our sins, freed us from the clutches of Satan, and redeemed us back to God, our Father. Jesus is God in the flesh, yet His body was wrenched with torment. He felt the burning stings of the sharp whips, the blows from the aggressive … Continue reading Amazing Grace!
The day before Jesus went to the cross, He gathered His disciples in an upper room and shared His last meal with them. Jesus took the bread and told them to eat it in remembrance of His body being broken on the tree for them. Then He poured the wine and told them to drink … Continue reading The Last Supper
A few days before Jesus went to the cross, He traveled to Bethany and raised Lazarus from the dead. He didn't give Lazarus eternal life at that time as Jesus hadn't yet died for our sins or been raised to eternal life. Jesus did this to show us that there's a time coming when He … Continue reading Come Forth!
Some say there is no God; others serve their own god. But the God of Heaven is real, and His name is Yeshua (Jesus). Two thousand years ago, Jesus came to earth to become a man and die on the cross as punishment for our sins, and then He rose from the grave to return … Continue reading He IS Coming Soon!
Our talents and skills aren't always enough to overcome our challenges. We want to run and hide in God's arms and let Him deal with them. As the world pushes faster into God's pending wrath, Jesus is getting ready to call all believers Home. But while we're here, He wants us to depend more on … Continue reading The Rock
On this day years ago, Jesus made His humble entrance into Jerusalem, riding on a donkey. Crowds gathered around and laid psalm branches before Him because they believed He was God's chosen king for Israel. In the week that followed, Jesus wept for Jerusalem, preached the Oliver Discourse, cursed the fig tree, raised Lazarus from … Continue reading Palm Sunday
People aren't as joyful or positive as they used to be. Many have suffered from the pandemic; others are angry because of its restrictions. The global economy is collapsing and skyrocketing food, necessities, and gas prices. Failing global governments and wars are putting fear in people. We can't change any of it, but as God's … Continue reading Sow Mercy
Many so-called Christians are known for their own doctrines, attitudes, and lifestyles and for doing things for their own glory. But Galatians 5:22-23 says that (real) Christians are known by their fruits—the characteristics of the Spirit who dwells in us: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. These characteristics make us who … Continue reading Everything We Do
We have faith in things every day—we sit on a chair having no fear it will break. But do we have faith in God to be our Lord? Romans 10:17 says that faith comes by hearing the Word of God, which means we need to study the Scriptures to know God and develop a relationship … Continue reading Our Attitude
It's hard for many to accept that God is real because they are absorbed in this world's sins, and the truth is hidden from them. But God is as real as you and me, and He created us to live with Him forever in Heaven. This is why Jesus came, to die on the cross … Continue reading He Abounds in Mercy
We all face tasks we don't want to do, but some of us grumble and complain. As Christians, we should do it all with gladness because we are God's children—His Spirit in us is greater than the world, and Jesus promised He'd never leave. He grants wisdom when we ask and will make a way … Continue reading Facing Tasks with a Happy Heart
This world is not a fun place to be in anymore, but we woke up this morning, so our job here isn't done yet. Today, we can smile at someone and let them know they're important. We can share the gospel with those who don't know Jesus and give them hope. We can help those … Continue reading We Woke up This Morning
When the little girl realized she was lost, she stopped walking and stood still. Her hope and trust were in her father, who'd promised that if she got lost, He would find her. Soon, she saw him coming with a smile on his face and outstretched arms. As Christians, we shouldn't submit to the world … Continue reading Learning to Trust
Some of our family and friends hear the truth about Jesus but won't commit to Him because they're trapped by the ways of this world. As Christians, we need to pray for their salvation as if there were no tomorrow because—Jesus is coming soon, and those who don't know Him won't have a happy tomorrow. … Continue reading Time is Running Out
Our attitude impacts what we do—even if we're trying to do a good deed. Sometimes, we have to do things that we don't really want to do or deal with situations that we'd really rather not, and the stress or anticipation can cause us to be anxious, angry, or even resentful. But when our hearts … Continue reading Where Does our Strength Come From?
Not one of us will make it to Heaven on our own merits because of our sinful nature. When we realize that we are sinners in need of a Savior and ask Jesus to forgive our sins and create a new heart in us, He cleanses us from all sin and fills us with HIS … Continue reading The Pure Heart
Contrary to secular teaching, no one has the wisdom, strength, or power to fight the evil in this world....but God! He overcame the world and gave us the armor to wear so we CAN resist evil, but we need to study the Bible to get it. God will teach us to gird our waist with … Continue reading How to Resist Evil