“…you were sealed with that Holy Spirit of promise…until the redemption of the purchased possession.” Ephesians 1:13-14. The Christian belongs to God and the sanctifying work begun in him will surely be completed. We have this assurance because we have been sealed with the Holy Spirit. Redeemed by the blood of Christ, we now […]
“It is better to trust in the Lord than to put confidence in princes.” Psalm 118:9. There is no real security under the sun. All human systems take you just so far. Then either they break down or you do. The Bible makes it clear that no real salvation can be found in man or […]
“For you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God.” Colossians 3:3. Every believer who is honest with himself will admit that he slips again and again as he walks the Christian pathway. No one is perfect, and every day we must all claim the promise of I John 1:9, “If we […]
“Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by your name; you are Mine.” Isaiah 43:1. Jesus’ disciples encountered a stormy experience. They were on the Sea of Galilee when a windstorm whipped up. The storm was so violent that despite being experienced fishermen who know the lake well, they feared for […]
“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.