Don’t Follow the Crowd

Don’t Follow the Crowd

Then Jesus went through the towns and villages, teaching as he made his way to Jerusalem. Someone asked him, “Lord, are only a few people going to be saved?”He said to them, “Make every effort to enter through the narrow door, because many, I tell you, will try to...
Fit In With God

Fit In With God

Do not exalt yourself in the king’s presence, and do not claim a place among his great men; it is better for him to say to you, “Come up here,” than for him to humiliate you before his nobles.Proverbs 25:6-7 Equality is a right given to all the citizens of the United...
Warning: Baptism Starts Fires!

Warning: Baptism Starts Fires!

“I have come to bring fire on the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled! But I have a baptism to undergo, and what constraint I am under until it is completed! Do you think I came to bring peace on earth? No, I tell you, but division. From now on there will be...
Justified by Grace Through Faith

Justified by Grace Through Faith

After this, the word of the Lord came to Abram in a vision: “Do not be afraid, Abram. I am your shield, your very great reward.” But Abram said, “Sovereign Lord, what can you give me since I remain childless and the one who will inherit my estate is Eliezer of...
Live Life with Joy in God!

Live Life with Joy in God!

“Meaningless! Meaningless!” says the Teacher. “Utterly meaningless! Everything is meaningless.” I hated all the things I had toiled for under the sun, because I must leave them to the one who comes after me. And who knows whether that person will be wise or foolish?...
Evaluate Your Life Under the Sun

Evaluate Your Life Under the Sun

“Meaningless! Meaningless!” says the Teacher.  “Utterly meaningless!  Everything is meaningless.” So I hated life, because the work that is done under the sun was grievous to me. All of it is meaningless, a chasing after the wind. I hated all the things I had toiled...
Ask God for good things in prayer!

Ask God for good things in prayer!

One day Jesus was praying in a certain place. When he finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, just as John taught his disciples.” He said to them, “When you pray, say: “‘Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come. May...
Speak to God in Prayer

Speak to God in Prayer

Then the Lord said, “The outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is so great and their sin so grievous that I will go down and see if what they have done is as bad as the outcry that has reached me. If not, I will know.” The men turned away and went toward Sodom, but...