An Invitation to Salvation through Repentance

Saints of God, I was recently asked by a young Saint to help her with witnessing to her family.  I prepared this post to help her with a handy tool in witnessing to others.  I would like you to consider using it in compelling others to get into the ark of safety before they leave […]

Which Type of Soil Best Represents You? Parable of the Soils Part 2

Original Post:  2012                       Updated:   2020    The “Good Ground” In Part 1 of this post, we talked about the parable that Jesus used in the book of Luke 8: 5-8 and Luke 8:11-15. This part, Part II, focuses on the “good ground.” Luke 8:5-8 (KJV) […]

Excuses, What is Your Excuse?

Today’s Guest Post is written by my favorite Minister and Sunday School Superintendent, my husband, Elder Ebed M.  Evans, Sr.  This message was preached at a homeless shelter in Dallas, TX, May 2019. Excuses, What is Your Excuse? Text: Luke 14:16-20 16 Then said he unto him, A certain man made a great supper, and bade […]

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 […]

Parents, Forgive Your Children

A Devotional based on the Parable of the Prodigal Son (Read Luke 15: 11-32)        When a child is first born, family members may rejoice and welcome them with love, joy, and excitement.  But, as time progresses, and in spite of all that the parents may do, sometimes that child as he grows […]

Just Get in the Boat!

An Open Letter to my Family, Friends and All Individuals along the Texas Coastline who are experiencing this flooding crisis. Fear ye not, stand still, and see the salvation of the Lord, which he will shew to you to day: Ex. 14:13 Today we are all in a crisis, and we need Jesus in the worst […]

In All Thy Ways Acknowledge Him, and He Shall Direct Your Path.  Proverbs 3:6

This post today is a “hot-off-the-press” prophetic experience.  At 5:30 A.M. this morning I was in my prayer room (spare bedroom) talking to the Lord when I fell into a dream.  In the dream I was at my church, FGHT in Dallas, TX.  As the evening service was about to begin, my natural brother, Willie, […]

The Wages of Sin is Death

         This title comes from Romans 6:23 (KJV) For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Embodied within that one scripture resides several key words.  Those words are wages, sin, death, gift, God, eternal life, Jesus Christ and Lord.  Let’s […]

Your Time is Ticking Away

        Somehow people have a remarkable way of ignoring the truth when it comes to matters related to life and death.  Imagine this scene:  Elderly parents invite their adult children to sit around the dining room table to discuss business matters related to their death.  The parents know that it is important […]

Signs and Symptoms of an Official Backslider

Original Post: 2014        Updated 1/16/2020 There may be some who have heard the word backslider but are not quite sure of the meaning of the word.  Backsliding refers to someone who lapses into previous undesirable patterns of behavior; to revert to sin or wrongdoing, especially in religious practice;   to lapse into […]