Your Pardoned

1 John 1:9 says, “If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.” Enjoying the promises in this passage of Scripture begins with understanding confession. “Confess” (homologeo) can mean to agree...

True Thanksgiving

Psalm 100 says, “Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth.  Worship the Lord with gladness; Come before Him with joyful songs. Know that the Lord is God. It is He who made us, and we are His. We are His people, the sheep of His pasture. Enter His gates with...

Thankfulness In All Things

            1 Thessalonians 5:18 says, “…give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”  To fail to give God thanks is a symptom of unbelief. (Romans 1:21) The true victories enjoyed in this life by born again Christians are...

Thankful In Tough Times

Philippians 4:6-7, “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” This...

Thankful for Christ

2 Corinthians 9:15, “Thanks be to God for His indescribable gift.” This passage of Scripture is the closing statement to Paul’s teaching on “Sowing Generously.”  Paul teaches about the need for using our gifts to help meet needs.  He writes about how these generous...

Overcoming Tough Times

          The Word of God teaches you,  “but in everything, by prayer and petition, …present your requests to God.” (Philippians 4:6) Ephesians 6:18 says, “And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests…” 1 Thessalonians 5:17 says,...