Life has really been bad lately and this morning things escalated with my son – his car broke down on the highway last night and he just told me about it this morning. We got into a bad argument. This is really sad since our relationship has been one of the bright spots in my life – until this morning we have been getting along great.
After a short time of thinking about how God has taught me so many domestic problems either occur or are augmented by our pride I turned to Him in prayer and it was amazing. Moments later things were better and both my son and I calmed down. I took him to his car and surprisingly it started. I followed him back to our home.
After all my sin and disobedience God is still merciful and makes a way when there seems to be no way. He is amazing!Continue reading
To believe that YOU don't have enough faith is accusing HIM of not supplying enough grace... Do you really believe that Jesus promoted believing more in yourself? - in your faith? - in your ability to believe? ...Continue reading
Humility With Confidence Is A Devil Killer
The enemy is ether jumping up and down on top of us - pounding us into the ground too make us feel lower than dirt OR he is getting under us and pushing us upward - making us feel like we are God. What he, the enemy hates, is when we humbly understand we are sinners and yet place our confidence God. Humility with confidence is a devil killer.Continue reading
Evil has always enjoyed the protection of God by hiding in the mist of the innocent. In today’s world, we regularly hear on the news how terrorist hide behind innocent civilians. Unfortunately, it is much the same in the Christian church were the religious prideful are living among the faithful and enjoying similar protection ...Continue reading
Pride Destroys Another Good Man 16 But after Uzziah became powerful, his pride led to his downfall. He was unfaithful to the LORD his God, and entered the temple of the LORD to burn incense on the altar of incense. 17 Azariah the priest with eighty other courageous priests of the LORD followed him in. 18 They confronted King Uzziah and said, “It is not right ...Continue reading
Once again, I finished re-reading the book of Job and I am reminded of how pride lowers our protection against satan’s attacks. I know what you are thinking – that Job was upright and did not sin against God.… Continue reading
We tell God, “Lord I need ____ , deliver me from ____ and help me with ____. But in truth there is only one thing we need from God. Each and everyone one of us need to enroll in the “University Of God” and sign up for the class entitled: “How Do I ...Continue reading
What is the ugliest – most destructive – the most exceedingly sinful – sin to God? In HIS eyes what is the worst thing man can do to displease our Lord? What is the most petrifying disobedience in which man can participate – the sin God hates the most? Let me give you a hint...Continue reading
If you think about it after we get the direction we need from a street-sign we do not stop and begin to praise and worship that sign. We do not say things like, “Oh man what a great looking sign. Oh how strong that sign looks and what wisdom and knowledge it acquired. Wow how impressive is that sign.” I bet you're laughing ...Continue reading
Then afterward he spoke to me and said, “You know I have forgotten all about your sins and have cast them away – as far as the east is from the west and I WOULD APPRECIATE it if you wouldn’t remind Me. He really doesn’t care about our past, instead He ...Continue reading