WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “Therefore whatever you desire for men to do to you, you shall also do to them; for this is the law and the prophets.” Matthew 6:12 This is a principle that we should all live by. We know how we would feel if we were being treated badly – so that should prevent us from mistreating others. How we react to people, is how they will react back. If we respond with harsh words, often harsh words come back to us. We need to always be… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
FYI: What is sodomy? How is it defined in the Bible? The word sodomy does not appear in the King James Version of the Bible, as well as the NKJV, NASB, NIV and at least several other translations. According to dictionary.com, this English word did not exist before the 1300’s A.D. Webster’s Dictionary defines sodomy as having sex (either orally, through the anus, etc.) with a person of the same gender (homosexuality, lesbianism) or with any kind of animal (bestiality). This definition of the term is roughly supported in the… Read more FYI: What is sodomy? How is it defined in the Bible? →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM The eyes of your understanding being enlightened; that you may know what is the hope of His calling, and what are the riches of the glory of His inheritance in the saints, and what is the exceeding greatness of His power to us who believe, according to the working of His mighty power, which He wrought in Christ, when He raised Him from the dead, and set Him at His own right hand in the heavenly places, far above all principality, and power, and might, and… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM “So then, take heed that you walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as those who are wise, redeeming the time, because the days are evil. For this reason, do not be foolish, but understanding what the will of the Lord is” (Ephesians 5:15 – 17). COMMENTARY Bible translations such as the Holman Christian Standard and the New American Standard do not use the word redeem in the first part of Ephesians 5:16. They translate the phrase as “making the most of your (the) time.” Other versions… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM No weapon that is formed against thee shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against thee in judgment thou shalt condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the LORD, and their righteousness is of me, saith the LORD. Isaiah 54:17 This is a wonderful promise of God. As we are walking in God’s righteousness, no weapon that comes against us will prosper, and nothing that is said against us will carry weight. It will be shown to be false in the end. Truth… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Show me thy ways, O LORD; teach me thy paths. Lead me in thy truth, and teach me: for thou art the God of my salvation; on thee do I wait all the day. Remember, O LORD, thy tender mercies and thy lovingkindnesses; for they have been ever of old. Psalms 25:4-6 Show me your ways… Teach me your paths… Guide me in your truth. Sometimes it can be hard to know where God would have us go. He will show us His ways, and teach… Read more WORD FOR TODAY. CJM →
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God. And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6, 7 HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!
WORD FOR TODAY. CJM He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves [with him]. (Psalm 126:6) The Lord is so faithful to lift us up from our grievous trials and temptations! He stretches His hands before us and makes all things new and beautiful in His light. Though weeping may last for a night, there is always a shout of joy in the morning for those who trust in the Lord. HAVE A BLESSED DAY!!!