Category Archives: faith

October 13th-we should be clarifying all those misinterpretations about our faith that add fuel to the fire.

Luke 21: 17and you will be hated by all because of My name. Here is a familiar verse that gives us reasons to be concerned. When we are tested and have to explain our faith, we should be clarifying all … Continue reading

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October 9th-Perhaps worry is what inspired Paul to “take captive every thought to make it obedient”

Luke 12: 22And He said to His disciples, “For this reason I say to you, do not worry about your life, as to what you will eat; nor for your body, as to what you will put on. 23“For life … Continue reading

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October 8th- Sadly, there are too many today who preach a Christian “religion”, but not the whole Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Luke 11: 52 “Woe to you lawyers! For you have taken away the key of knowledge; you yourselves did not enter, and you hindered those who were entering.” Jesus has been criticizing the Pharisees, and ends it with this charge. … Continue reading

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October 5th-time alone with God is an important habit for us to cultivate.

Luke 5: 15But the news about Him was spreading even farther, and large crowds were gathering to hear Him and to be healed of their sicknesses. 16But Jesus Himself would often slip away to the wilderness and pray. We see … Continue reading

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October 2nd-what would happen if we are asked to carry the cross of another?

Mark 15: 21They pressed* into service a passer-by coming from the country, Simon of Cyrene (the father of Alexander and Rufus), to bear His cross. We know we are asked to carry our own cross, but, what would happen if … Continue reading

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September 28th-Jesus shows how they are more concerned about and motivated by their lack of bread than the ministry at hand.

Mark 8: 14And they had forgotten to take bread, and did not have more than one loaf in the boat with them. 15And He was giving orders to them, saying, “Watch out! Beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and … Continue reading

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September 24th- There are so many times for us when silence really is the best answer.

Matthew 27: 12And while He was being accused by the chief priests and elders, He did not answer. 13Then Pilate said* to Him, “Do You not hear how many things they testify against You?” 14And He did not answer him … Continue reading

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