WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure. Do all things without murmurings and disputings: That ye may be blameless and harmless, the sons of God, without rebuke, in the midst of a crooked and perverse nation, among whom ye shine as lights in the world; Holding forth the word of life;…”. Philippians 2:13-16 HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Herein is our love made perfect, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment: because as he is, so are we in this world. There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out fear: because fear hath torment. He that feareth is not made perfect in love. 1 John 4:17,18. KJV HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Ephesians 4:26, tells us to “be angry and sin not”. This means there is a righteous type of anger which is not sin. It is called righteous indignation. An example is when Jesus was angry about selling merchandise in the temple. Ephesians 4:26, goes on to say, “Let not the sun go down upon your wrath”. That doesn’t mean that it’s alright to be angry during daylight as long as we repent by nightfall. Rather, it is speaking of this righteous type of anger. We are… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “Paul and his companions traveled throughout the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been kept by the Holy Spirit from preaching the word in the province of Asia. When they came to the border of Mysia, they tried to enter Bithynia, but the Spirit of Jesus would not allow them to.” Acts 16: 6-7 Acts 16, we read of Paul’s second mission trip traveling from what was part of modern day Turkey and heading Northwest. There’s no doubt that Paul was heading towards Asia when a… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Honor The Lord…. “Them that honour me I will honour.” 1 Samuel 2:30 Do I make the honor of God the great object of my life and the rule of my conduct? If so, He will honor me. I may for a while receive no honor from man, but God will Himself put honor upon me in the most effectual manner. In the end it will be found the surest way to honor to be willing to be put to shame for conscience’ sake. Eli had… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Blessed is he that considereth the poor: the Lord will deliver him in time of trouble.” Psalm 41:1 To think about the poor and let them lie on our hearts is a Christian man’s duty; for Jesus put them with us and near us when He said, “The poor ye have always with you.” Many give their money to the poor in a hurry, without thought; and many more give nothing at all. This precious promise belongs to those who “consider” the poor, look into their… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
FYI: What does it mean to ‘spare the rod, spoil the child’?” Answer: The phrase “spare the rod, spoil the child” is a modern-day proverb that means if a parent refuses to discipline an unruly child, that child will grow accustomed to getting his own way. He will become, in the common vernacular, a spoiled brat. The saying comes from Proverbs 13:24, “He who spares the rod hates his son, but he who loves him is careful to discipline him.” The Lord uses discipline to reveal our sin to us.… Read more FYI: Spare the Rod-Spoil the Child →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved us, Even when we were dead in sins, hath quickened us together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved;) And hath raised us up together, and made us sit together in heavenly places in Christ Jesus: That in the ages to come he might show the exceeding riches of his grace in his kindness toward us through Christ Jesus. For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves:… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →