Tag Archives: overcoming
Whose Fighting For You?
And Moses said to the people, “Do not be afraid. Stand still, and see the salvation of the Lord…The Lord will fight for you, and you shall hold your peace.” – Exodus 14:13–14 Lately I have had to meditate on this Scripture a lot and read it repeatedly in my devotional time. Life seemed to …
God’s MASH Units
“Enlarge the place of your tent, and let them stretch out the curtains of your dwellings; do not spare; lengthen your cords, and strengthen your stakes – Isaiah 54:2 When everyone else is cutting back, it is time for the Body of Christ to think expansion. Churches and the Body of Christ are like MASH …
Can They See Jesus?
Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven. – Matthew 5:16 We are the only Jesus some people will ever see. They will see the love of Jesus through our words, our actions and how we treat others. Can others see …
Christ Changes Us
Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ: – Philippians 1:6 In the past, when an angry man who reminded me of my past, confronted me, I would hide and quiver in fear. Recently, I had a situation …
A Part Of The Body
In whom all the building fitly framed together groweth unto an holy temple in the Lord: – Ephesians 2:21 We are all a part of the body of Christ, and we all have a specific purpose in the body, like a liver, heart or kidney, in the human body.
Use Time Wisely
Redeeming the time, because the days are evil. – Ephesians 5:16 We need to redeem the time, to use it wisely, to go into all the world and preach the Gospel to every creature because we are living in evil days. And especially now, people need the Lord.
The Sufficiency Of His Grace
And God is able to make all grace abound toward you; that ye, always having all sufficiency in all things, may abound to every good work: – 2 Corinthians 9:8 God’s grace is sufficient for you only when you are drawing on God’s resources instead of yours.
Ministry Of Life Or Death
I will put My laws in their mind… I will be their God…- Hebrews 8:10,12 In the Old Testament, the laws, which the Bible calls the ministry of death (II Corinthians 3:7-9), were written on tablets of stone. Now God writes His new laws of faith, love and liberty on our hearts, so that He …
the righteousness of faith speaks…-Romans 10:6 We are righteous because we have accepted Christ. Therefore we must speak and confess that we are the righteousness of God in Christ Jesus (II Corinthians 5:21). Not because of anything we did but because of Jesus’ shed blood. When we do, we are seeking the kingdom of God …
Use His Resources
But He said to them, “I have food to eat of which you do not know.” – John 4:32 God has resources that we don’t. He can see the future, past and present, and He is able to give us the resources we need in any given situation…if we just ask.