Month: May 2019

But God.

“But God, being rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us, even when we were dead in our transgressions, made us alive together with Christ (by grace you have been saved),” Ephesians 2:4-5. After reminding the Ephesian believers that they had once been dead in their sins and transgressions, the…

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Dead.

“And you were dead in your trespasses and sins,” Ephesians 2:1 Paul wasted no time in getting to his point when writing to the Ephesian church, nor did he pull any punches. After writing several lines of praise to God, Paul immediately launched into a sermon discussing the glorious work accomplished by God through Christ…

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Be Salty.

“Salt is good, but if salt has lost its taste, how shall its saltiness be restored? It is of no use either for the soil or for the manure pile. It is thrown away. He who has ears to hear, let him hear.” Luke 14:34-35 Salt seems relatively unimportant to us today; it is nothing…

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Awake, Not Woke.

“Besides this you know the time, that the hour has come for you to wake from sleep…The night is far gone; the day is at hand. So then let us cast off the works of darkness and put on the armor of light.” Romans 13:11-12 The Apostle Paul focuses his attention in Romans 13 to…

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No Shame.

“They heard the sound of the LORD God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God among the trees of the garden.” ‭‭Genesis ‭3:8‬ “‘Were they ashamed because of the abomination they had done? They certainly were not…

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I’ll Do It Myself.

 “‘For thus says the Lord God: Behold, I, I myself will search for my sheep and will seek them out. As a shepherd seeks out his flock when he is among his sheep that have been scattered, so will I seek out my sheep…And I will set up over them one shepherd, my servant David,…

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