WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Philippians 2:3 “[Let] nothing [be done] through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves.” Pride causes problems. It seems that a good bit of jealousy was going on, and Paul speaks against that. Paul is explaining to them that Christians should consider the needs of others before themselves. Love your neighbor as yourself. Strife and vainglory cause division in the church. Paul is saying, do not be stubborn and demand your own way. Think of the needs of… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show himself strong in the behalf of them whose heart is perfect toward him. 2 Chronicles 16:9a God is always watching us. His eyes are running to and fro throughout the entire world looking to strengthen those who belong to Him. He never abandons us or leaves us to our own devices. He is always there and an ever present help in our times of trouble. Even in the darkest times… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM But this I call to mind, and therefore I have hope: The steadfast love of the LORD never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.“The LORD is my portion,”says my soul, “therefore I will hope in him.”The LORD is good to those who wait for him, to the soul who seeks him. It is good that one should wait quietly for the salvation of the LORD. Lamentations 3:21-26 HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!!
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM To him give all the prophets witness, that through his name whosoever believeth in him shall receive remission of sins. (Acts 10:43) REMISSION defined: the TOTAL CANCELLATION of debt, charge, or penalty. The moment that you accepted Jesus Christ as your Savior, all of your sins of the past and the penalty of those sins were cancelled. The penalty for those was a burning Hell. On the CROSS, Through the shed blood of Jesus Christ, our sins and the penalty were cancelled. And to top it… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “The natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness unto him: neither can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned. But he that is spiritual judgeth all things, yet he himself is judged of no man” (1Corinthians 2:14, 15). HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!!!
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Luke 11:5-13 And he said to them, “Which of you who has a friend will go to him at midnight and say to him, `Friend, lend me three loaves; for a friend of mine has arrived on a journey, and I have nothing to set before him’; and he will answer from within, `Do not bother me; the door is now shut, and my children are with me in bed; I cannot get up and give you anything’? I tell you, though he will not get… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Ephesians 4:2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. (NIV) Victory in life comes about when our humility destroys our ego. We are conquerors in Christ when our gentleness destroys our rough, rude, and crude behavior. We achieve more every day when our patience outlasts and overpowers our impatience. We glorify Christ when we hold our tongue and we put up with one another in love rather than finding fault. We make Christ’s love a reality when we share each… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: Who, being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God: But made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form of a servant, and was made in the likeness of men: And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, and became obedient unto death, even the death of the cross. Philippians 2:5-8 HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!