And Abraham named that place The LORD Will Provide, so today it is said: “It will be provided on the LORD’s mountain.” (Gen 22:14) Genesis 22 presents the story of Abraham being told to take his son Isaac to a mountain to be sacrificed. This story troubles many who read it. Why would God askContinue reading “The Lord Will Provide”
“Based on the gift each one has received, use it to serve others, as good managers of the varied grace of God.” 1 Peter 4:10 Pray today that a God reveals to you the gift He has given you to serve Him.
“Now this is the confidence we have before Him: Whenever we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.” 1 John 5:14 We must develop a prayer life that honors the will of God if our prayers are to be fruitful.
“But He said to them, “Why are you fearful, you of little faith? ” Then He got up and rebuked the winds and the sea. And there was a great calm.”Matthew 8:26 In Matthew 8 we see the disciples fearing for their life as a storm rages on the sea and they fear theirContinue reading “Matthew 8: The Storms Of Life”
“Then Jesus told the centurion, “Go. As you have believed, let it be done for you.” And his servant was cured that very moment.”Matthew 8:13 The story of the centurion presents a powerful proclamation of faith. The centurion was a position of power within the Roman government. However, this man came to Jesus ChristContinue reading “Matthew 8: Just Say The Word”
“Enter through the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the road is broad that leads to destruction, and there are many who go through it. How narrow is the gate and difficult the road that leads to life, and few find it.”Matthew 7:13-14 Matthew 7 gives us the teaching of the narrow gate.Continue reading “Matthew 7: Narrow Gate”
Greetings, In Matthew 5 we encounter The Sermon On The Mount and are given the beatitudes. The beatitudes are essential a list of blessings. It is wise for Christians to consider this list carefully and often. This list of blessings given by Jesus Christ is then followed by a lesson on being the salt ofContinue reading “Matthew 5: Beatitudes”