Death Bed Repentence

Can a person live their whole lives as one who is rebellious against God, full of evil, and still go to heaven if they repent and give their lives to Christ on their death bed? [While Jesus was hanging on the cross:  “One of the criminals who hung there hurled insults at him: “Aren’t you … More Death Bed Repentence

Who Are Your Friends?

“Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm.”  Proverbs 13:20 Who are the 5 people you spend the most time with?  How long have you been with each of them?  What has rubbed off on you over the time you’ve been with them?  Have they taught you more fully the … More Who Are Your Friends?

You Were Darkness

“For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Live as children of light (for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness and truth) and find out what pleases the Lord. Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness, but rather expose them. It is shameful even to mention … More You Were Darkness

Daydreamer or Doer?

“Whoever watches the wind will not plant; whoever looks at the clouds will not reap.”  Ecclesiastes 11:4 Sometimes it is nice to just stop and think… think about all that could be or all that should be.  It’s easy to get caught in the thoughts of what might be and be paralyzed in the process of … More Daydreamer or Doer?

God’s Love Never Fails

“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love … More God’s Love Never Fails

Lures Of The World

A few days ago we did a two-day study on King Solomon from 1 Kings.  God had granted him the ‘wish’ of wisdom, but had also given him more wealth and fame then any other.  We learned that Solomon, though filled with the wisdom of God, yet still just a sinful man, fell away from … More Lures Of The World

A Flashlight For The Dark

“When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.”  John 8:12 Have you ever found yourself in a dark room because the power went out, or maybe out in the middle of the woods without the … More A Flashlight For The Dark

Love God, Hate Evil!

“To fear the Lord is to hate evil; I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech.”  Proverbs 8:13 Are there things in this world you just hate? “Hate” definition:  intense or passionate dislike.  Synonyms:  loathing, detesting, dislike, distaste, abhorrence, abomination, aversion, hostile, enmity, animosity, revulsion, disgust, contempt Most of us were taught from our parents not to hate … More Love God, Hate Evil!

Strength in Contentment

“I am not saying this because I am in need, for I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances. I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether … More Strength in Contentment