We know you are suffering
Well, I had studied through the book of 1 Thessalonians and loved it and then I skipped around to some other books of the Bible for a while. Until today when God brought me back to 2 Thessalonians. I started in Chapter 1 and was amazed at the things God showed me. It begins of course with Paul's greeting to the church at Thessalonica then the next part in my Bible is titled "We ...
Get in the Game
Growing up, I loved to play sports. Softball was by far my favorite sport, because I was a major contributor to the game. I put in the time and effort it took to stay on the field, and as a result I was able to experience the thrills and excitement of the game. I loved to be in the game. It seems at times that in our Christian walk we pull out of the game ...
God Looks at the Heart
In our scripture, Jesus is using a prophecy Isaiah spoke almost 800 years earlier. Isaiah was describing the city of Jerusalem. Jesus is describing the actions of the Pharisees and scribes of His day. Over 2000 years later, Isaiah’s words still ring true of some Christians today. Many people are just going through the motions in their relationship with God. God does not care near as much about the “things” we do for Him ...
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From the Heart of Dr. Brenda Robinson"I Just Love Jesus"
So many of us have complaints, ailments and battles that distract us from being thankful for our lives, homes, families and most of all the love of God. Most of us stay focused on the "what ifs" rather than the "what is."
Life could be much worse than what it is regardless of our circumstances. There is always someone who lives in worse conditions than which we live. We just need to look around at others and their lives and we will say, "I am blessed."
Our Scripture text teaches us how to live a life of Thanksgiving. It says, "to enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise." When we enter into the presence of the Lord with a thankful heart we will automatically praise Him. The two go hand in hand. God is faithful to His people. He longs for us to give Him ...