I Gave Jesus My Life – Not Just Sundays From Ten till Noon
“Who me?” This is the response I receive from people, who then look at me stunned when I attempt to get them involved in the work of the Lord. And then right after I get the “who me,” question, all the excuses start to flow out of them like Niagara Falls. And when you have been in ministry as long as I have, it’s very rare to hear an excuse for the first time. In fact, I’ve often wondered if people have a church excuses text book that they all quote from, because their responses are so similar, and in Continue Reading
What It Means To Be A Good Man
Have you ever heard someone say about someone, “You know, he’s just a really good man”? I have. Yet when I began to look at the scriptures for what a good man is and what a good man does, not everyone I heard referred to as a “good man,” actually met the criteria found in the Bible. “A good man will obtain favor from the Lord, But He will condemn a man who devises evil.” Proverbs 12:2 NASU As I stated above, the Bible is filled with verses telling us what a good man does and what a good man receives. In Continue Reading
The Biblical Benefits of Adding Knowledge In Your Life
Most Christians are not diligent about anything in their Christian walk, which explains why things often turn out the way they do in their lives. I hope this doesn’t describe you, because diligence in the things of God is of critical importance. Take a close look at this verse below, as an example of this. “And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;” 2 Peter 1:5 KJV DILIGENCE = to search out; enquire; to seek after; to investigate; to crave. Diligence means to get after something quickly and not hesitate. It means that you are earnest Continue Reading