Matthew 16:24 “Then JESUS said to HIS disciples, “If anyone wishes to come after ME, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow ME.” Step by Step Surrender! Whenever Self chooses the path of Destruction, the debris field harms so much more than themselves. Thus whenever, without Reservation, one moves…the impact on […]Read More Step by Step Surrender!
John 3:30 “HE must increase, but I must decrease…” Decreasing Before! Presupposing our portion be “greater” than “less” pretends that HIS part is dependent on ours. Thus flawed this assumption joins gravest of errors because it claims “Increase!” when “Decrease!” we must! Thus returning at present to kneel in HIS presence; then wholly surrendered we’ll […]Read More Decreasing Before!
1 Corinthians 3:11 “For no other foundation can anyone lay than that which is laid, which is JESUS CHRIST.” Red ROCK Redemption! Red rose petals felled from the head of this flower; drifting down upon stones that lay scattered about… …seem reflections of blood drops my SAVIOUR had shed when this world (with its words) […]Read More Red ROCK Redemption!
Psalm 123:1 “A Song of Ascents. To YOU I lift up my eyes, O YOU WHO are enthroned in the heavens!” In the Instant BEFORE… Around the midnight hour, so a man with weathered clothes and calloused hands stood silently…as statuesque as the rustic, cottage church in the background. As well, in the full glow […]Read More In the Instant BEFORE…
1 Corinthians 16:13 “Watch, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong!” Based on the Bible! What Refuge, our Fortress and LORD, is to us; What Joy to just rest beneath Sovereignty’s wings! While the world storms away from the shortest of sermons, GOD’s children rejoice and press into HIS arms. So choose you […]Read More Based on the Bible!
Zephaniah 3:17 “The LORD your GOD is in your midst, a victorious warrior. HE will exult over you with joy, HE will be quiet in HIS love, HE will rejoice over you with shouts of joy!” With Both Hands and Whole Heart! The “Forsaking all others!” command filters Dross… the extras, the demons, those little […]Read More With Both Hands and Whole Heart!
1 Corinthians 6:19-20 “Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the HOLY SPIRIT within you, whom you have from GOD? You are not your own, for you were bought with a price. So glorify GOD in your body.” Temporary Housing ! Retreat to belief in JESUS CHRIST, our solid ROCK […]Read More Temporary Housing!
Titus 3:5 “HE saved us, not because of works done by us in righteousness, but according to HIS own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal of the HOLY SPIRIT…” HIS Closed Circuit! When one does the math,Grace still uncomprehending; It surely appears that their efforts are needed. So it SEEMS to our flesh, […]Read More HIS Closed Circuit!
John 16:33 “I have told you these things so that in ME you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take courage; I have overcome the world!” The Eternal Overcomer! One does not escape Depression by dragging others into it…nor can Worry be vanquished without HIS WORD in their heart. And […]Read More The Eternal Overcomer!
2 Corinthians 10:5b “We are taking every thought captive to the obedience of CHRIST…” Bound…for Heaven! We must stop telling others to “open their minds” or “free up their thoughts” for such claims makes one blind. Blind to the fact that such captive-less thinking leads only to sin. Therefore! Cease from Misleading! For CHRIST’s constraints […]Read More Bound…for Heaven!