“…they saw no man, except Jesus only.” Matthew 17:8 After the disciples had witnessed the glory of the transfiguration, they saw “Jesus only.” In like manner, Christians today should fix their attention primarily on the heartwarming reality of a living Savior. We must not worship the preacher nor settle for mere cold, abstract “religion.” Some people […]
“…and have put on the new self,…in the image of its Creator.” Colossians 3:10. God’s purpose is to conform us to the image of His Son. Indeed, that will be fully accomplished only when we see the Lord Jesus and become like Him. But right now, the Holy Spirit dwells with us, producing the “fruit […]
“Casting all your care upon him, for he cares for you.” I Peter 5:7. We need a place to reduce the pressures of life. A personal devotional time can be that place where burdens are lifted. There we can cast all our care upon the Lord. By focusing on God’s sufficiency, we can experience His […]
“The floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house; and it did not fall.” Matthew 7:25 When it comes to building our spiritual foundation, it must be strong and secure. Christ made it clear that to survive the storms of life, we must be anchored to the Rock of Ages.
“He who sows righteousness will have a sure reward.” Proverbs 11:18. Like Jesus, we are to sow good seed in all places at all times. God is responsible for where it lands and how it grows. The important thing is that we sow. God does not want us to reap destruction, He wants us to […]