WORD FOr TODAY. CJM 1 Peter 3:8-9: “Finally, all of you, have unity of mind, sympathy, brotherly love, a tender heart, and a humble mind. Do not repay evil for evil or reviling for reviling, but on the contrary, bless, for to this you were called, that you may obtain a blessing.” HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM (1 John 1:9) “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” Many sincere Christians are carrying a very heavy burden of guilt for past sins. Satan wants to keep a person condemned. Often individuals need help in understanding that God has forgiven their past sins and that He cleanses from all unrighteousness. And the BEAUTY of it is that when God forgives our sins He REMOVES them as far from us as… Read more WORD FOR TODAY →
A WORD To FATHERS: “Hear,…..The Lord is our God, the Lord is one! You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. These words, which I am commanding you today, shall be on your heart. You shall TEACH them diligently to your SONS (AND DAUGHTERS) and shall talk of them when you sit in your house and when you walk by the way and when you lie down and when you rise up….” (Deuteronomy 6:4-9, NASB) HAVE A… Read more A WORD TO FATHERS →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM II Peter 1:5 -7,” But also for this very reason, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue, to virtue knowledge, to knowledge self-control, to self-control perseverance, to perseverance godliness, to godliness brotherly kindness, and to brotherly kindness love.” There are three areas in our lives where self-control is needed. One area is our THINKING. You may have heard someone say,” I don’t know what I was thinking. ” We read in Proverbs 23:6-7,”Do not eat the bread of a miser nor desire his delicacies; for as… Read more WORD FOR TODAY →
WORD FOR TODAY Jesus said, “Do not think that I have come to bring peace to the earth. I have not come to bring peace, but a sword. For I have come to set a man against his father, and a daughter against her mother, and a daughter-in-law against her mother-in-law. And a person’s enemies will be those of his own household. Whoever loves father or mother more than me is not worthy of me, and whoever loves son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me”…. “Whoever… Read more WORD FOR TODAY →
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 →
WORD FOR TODAY Philippians 4:6-7 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”
WORD FOR TODAY. THE LORD CHASTISES “Whom the Lord loveth he chasteneth, and scourgeth every son whom he receiveth. If ye endure chastening, God dealeth with you as with sons; for what son is he whom the father chasteneth not? They verily for a few days chastened us after their own pleasure; but he for our profit, that we might be partakers of his holiness. Now no chastening for the present seemeth to be joyous, but grievous: nevertheless afterward it yieldeth the peaceable fruit of righteousness unto them which are… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. THE LORD CHASTISES →