Q & A. Do I have to be a member of a church to be saved? No you DO NOT have to be a church member or denomination to be saved. The only requirement to be saved or born again is to REPENT of your sins and receive Jesus into your heart (see John 3:16-18, Romans 10:9,10). Being a church member does not guarantee ones salvation. “Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that DOETH the will of my… Read more Q & A. Do I have to be a member of a church to be saved? →
Q & A. What do you mean by every Christian is a minister of reconciliation? Realize this: Before we were saved, we were all ENEMIES OF GOD. Ephesians 2:3 says that we were natural children of WRATH and at ENMITY with God in Ephesians 2:11-15. (Enimity- the state of being actively opposed to someone or something.) When Adam and Eve sinned in the Garden of Eden, man was all of a sudden out of fellowship with God. It was like a broken friendship and communion. Indeed, it was SPIRITUAL DEATH.… Read more Q & A. What do you mean by every Christian is a minister of reconciliation? →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us: And if we know that he hear us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we desired of him.” 1 John 5:14-15 KJV HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Be of good courage, and He shall strengthen your heart, all ye that hope in the LORD. Psalm31:24 HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. 2 Timothy2:15 COMMENTARY This verse is mainly for ministers . However, since ALL born again believes are ‘ministers of reconciliation’ (2 Cor. 5:18), we should be just as sincere about studying the Word. (More about this later.) Ministers must be workmen; they have work to do, and they must take it serious. Workmen that are unskilful, or unfaithful, or lazy, have need to be ashamed; but… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “Cast thy burden upon the Lord, and he shall sustain thee: he shall never suffer the righteous to be moved.” Psalms 55:22 KJV HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without which no man shall see the Lord.” Hebrews 12:14 COMMENTARY HOLINESS: This is not referring to any particular denomination or church. True holiness is that state of continual sanctification, that life of purity and detachment from the world and all its lusts, without which detachment and sanctity no man shall see the Lord – shall never enjoy his presence in the world of blessedness. To see God, in the Hebrew phrase, is to enjoy him; and without holiness of… Read more WORD FOR TODAY CJM →
“What a friend we have in Jesus, All our sins and griefs to bear! What a privilege to carry EVERYTHING to God in prayer! Oh, what peace we often forfeit, Oh, what NEEDLESS pain we bear, All because we do not carry Everything to God in prayer.“- From “What a Friend We Have in Jesus“