For The Love of Money

1 Timothy 6:10 says For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows. Balaam, a prophet found in the Book of Numbers, teaches us a valuable lesson about the evilness and the destructive power of the […]

“Do You Really Know God the Father?”

What we know about God is what He has revealed to us through His Word. Let’s talk for a few minutes about the importance of getting to know God, the Father, for who He is.  This writer in no way purports to know everything that there is to know about the true and living God, […]

Choose The Path of Holiness in The Year 2019

This is what God gave me for this year. Does it apply to anyone else? The brand-new year of 2019 Are you wondering just how it will be? It must be a year of yielding to God For God says: “Yield your Will to Me. When you think, ‘Yes’ about any matter And then you […]

The Case for Parental Discipline

Discipline is the practice of training people to obey rules or a code of behavior, using punishment to correct disobedience.  In today’s world, it is considered by some to be taboo to even consider disciplining our children, but the Bible teaches us about its importance in both the Old and the New Testament. Proverbs 22:6  Train […]

Love – The Cure for Fruitlessness. (Not Bearing Fruit?  Let’s Check Our Love Quotient)

To be fruitful is one of the basic and foundational commandments of Jesus to his true believers.  As Christians, we are expected to win souls into the Kingdom of God.  We cannot be satisfied that “my four and no more” have made it into the Kingdom of God or are on the right path to […]

From The Cross to A Crown

Let’s talk for a few moments about the single most important man that ever walked the face of the earth, Jesus Christ.  He is indeed the King of Kings, and the Lord of Lords. His title is validated by several Scriptures.     1 Timothy 6: 15 says “he is the blessed Potentate, the King of Kings […]

A Divided House Cannot Stand

A Devotional Based on the Parable of Mark 3:20-27 (KJV) 20 And the multitude cometh together again, so that they could not so much as eat bread. 21 And when his friends heard of it, they went out to lay hold on him: for they said, He is beside himself. 22 And the scribes which came down from […]

Eternal Life is Worth It All

Today we are going to discuss two of the shortest parables in the Bible.  They are found in Matthew 13: 44 through 46 and are very similar in meaning and content because they both refer to giving all that one has in to obtain the Kingdom of Heaven and eternal life.  The first parable is […]

Build Your Marriage on a Sure Foundation

A Devotional Based on the Parable of the Wise and Foolish Builder Matthew 7:24-27 24 Therefore whosoever heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them, I will liken him unto a wise man, which built his house upon a rock: 25 And the rain descended, and the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat upon that […]

Sacrifices and Submission:   What Are You Willing to Walk Away from that You Might Obtain Christ?

A Devotional Based on the Parable of the Rich Young Ruler (Read Matthew 19:16-30) In the 19th chapter of Matthew, a rich young man approached Jesus and questioned Him concerning what actions he needed to take to obtain eternal life.  When Jesus first advised the young man to keep the Commandments, he responded that he […]