Tag Archives: Hebrews

We, Being Many, Are One

There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called in one hope of your calling; one Lord, one faith, one baptism; one God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you … Continue reading

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Jesus Calls Us Friends!

JESUS CALLS US FRIENDS, BROTHERS AND SISTERS “For whoever does the will of My Father in heaven is My brother and sister and mother.” – Matthew 12:50 “You are My friends if you do whatever I command you.” – John … Continue reading

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He Knows Everything – A.W. Tozer

For Monday May 30, 2022: HE KNOWS EVERYTHING Hebrews 4:13 (NKJV) And there is no creature hidden from His sight, but all things are naked and open to the eyes of Him to whom we must give account. God’s understanding … Continue reading

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The Imminence of the Rapture

Pastor’s Note: Almost two weeks ago, I posted an article entitled Is America In Bible Prophecy? taken from the book by Ron Rhodes entitled: 8 Great Debates of Bible Prophecy: Understanding the Ongoing Controversies. I had been studying it quite … Continue reading

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Falling In Love With God’s Word

Through Your precepts I get understanding; Therefore I hate every false way. Your word is a lamp to my feet And a light to my path. – Psalm 119:104-105 “The grass withers, the flower fades, But the word of our … Continue reading

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He Has Borne Our Griefs and Carried Our Sorrows…

Originally posted on Beholding Him Ministries:
But He was pierced for our transgressions; He was crushed for our iniquities; upon Him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and with His wounds we are healed. Isaiah 53:5 Glory, Glory, Glory…

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One Church, One Body, One Bride

*Pastor’s Note: What I am about to give you is Scripture “heavy” but you will see why as you get into it. Every so often I feel strongly led to remind God’s saints that no matter the titles, no matter … Continue reading

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The Sum of All Patience – A.W. Tozer

For Tuesday April 12, 2022: THE SUM OF ALL PATIENCE Hebrews 12:6 (NKJV) “For whom the LORD loves He chastens, And scourges every son whom He receives.” How good it would be if we could learn that God is easy … Continue reading

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Acquainted With Your Bible – J.C. Ryle

John Charles Ryle (May 10, 1816 – June 10, 1900) was an evangelical Anglican clergyman and first Bishop of Liverpool. He was renowned for his powerful preaching and extensive tracts. John C. Ryle was a big man, physically, intellectually, scripturally … Continue reading

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Who Is The King of Glory?

Christ is the visible image of the invisible God. He existed before anything was created and is supreme over all creation, for through him God created everything in the heavenly realms and on earth. He made the things we can … Continue reading

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He Hears Our Prayer

Psalm 22:24, “For He has not despised nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted; Nor has He hidden His face from him; But when he cried to Him for help, He heard.” (NASB) Hebrews 5:7, “In the days of His … Continue reading

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We Are The Church!

Perhaps you’ve heard the old story of a pastor who went to call on a member who had been absent from church for some time. The pastor was invited inside and the two of them sat in front of a … Continue reading

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Holding On Fast

*Pastor’s Note: Here’s another poem from one of my favorite Christian poets. On keeping with the theme of the old year passing and looking forward to the new, I offer you this poetry from Sister Deborah Ann Belka from her … Continue reading

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Magnify God With Thanks!

O MAGNIFY GOD WITH THANKSGIVING! Psalm 107:22, “Let them also offer sacrifices of thanksgiving, And tell of His works with joyful singing.” (NASB) 2 Corinthians 9:15, “Thanks be to God for His indescribable gift!” (NKJV) Ephesians 5:20, “Giving thanks always … Continue reading

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Alert Minds – Thankful Hearts

MAY YOUR THANKSGIVING DAY BE BLESSED AND JOYOUS! 1 Chronicles 16:34, “Oh, give thanks to the LORD, for He is good! For His mercy endures forever.” (NKJV) Psalm 69:30, “Then I will praise God’s name with singing, and I will … Continue reading

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God Is Fair and Just, Always!

Deuteronomy 32:4, “He is the Rock; his deeds are perfect. Everything he does is just and fair. He is a faithful God who does no wrong; how just and upright he is!” (NLT) Micah 6:8, “He has shown you, O … Continue reading

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Encourage One Another Daily

Proverbs 12:25, “Anxiety in a man’s heart weighs it down, But a good word makes it glad.” (NASB) Ecclesiastes 10:12, “Words from the mouth of a wise man are gracious, while the lips of a fool consume him; . . … Continue reading

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By Wisdom Made

Genesis 1:1, “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” (NKJV) Psalm 104:24, O Lord, what a variety of things you have made! In wisdom you have made them all. The earth is full of your creatures.” (NLT) … Continue reading

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Hungry For Knowledge

THE WISE HUNGER FOR KNOWLEDGE! Matthew 5:6, “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, For they shall be filled.” (NKJV) John 6:35, Jesus said to them, “I am the bread of life; he who comes to Me will … Continue reading

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Straight Paths Forward

Job 4:3-4, “Behold you have admonished many, And you have strengthened weak hands. Your words have helped the tottering to stand, And you have strengthened feeble knees.” (NASB) Proverbs 4:26, “Watch the path of your feet And all your ways … Continue reading

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