The Lord’s Counsel

Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.  In all thine ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. Proverbs 3:5-6 In the Bible, it describes how the people of Gibeon deceived Joshua and the Israelites.  They heard what Joshua did to the towns of Jericho and […]

Temptation and Suffering

For in that he himself hath suffered being tempted, he is able to succor them that are tempted. Hebrews 2:18 The above scripture is referring to Jesus Christ.  It lets us know that he understands what we go through when we are being tempted by negative influences, because he was tempted and suffered while he […]

Destiny

For I know the thoughts and plans that I have for you, says the Lord, thoughts and plans for welfare and peace and not for evil, to give you hope in your final outcome. Jeremiah 29:11 AMP There are things in life we are destined to do or become.  One person is destined to be […]

Power of the Spirit

Anyone that knows the story of Samson knows that he was blessed with incredible strength.  This was first revealed in the book of Judges when Samson and his parents went to Timnah to meet a girl that he wanted as his wife.  In the vineyards of Timnah, he was confronted by a young lion.  Judges […]

Quid Pro Quo

And through covetousness shall they with feigned words make merchandise of you: whose judgement now of a long time lingereth not, and their damnation slumbereth not. -2 Peter 2:3 There has been alot of talk on the news today about quid pro quo. What is it exactly, and is it a bad thing? Quid pro […]

Running the Race

In 1 Corinthian 9:24, Paul said, “Don’t you realize that in a race everyone runs, but only one person gets the prize?  So run to win!  They do it to win a prize that will fade away, but we do it for an eternal prize.”  Basically, what Paul is saying is that we should never […]