Wholly Filled With God

In the end of the prayer to understand the love of God in Ephesians 3, there are some words that are amazing, especially in the Amplified Bible: …that you may be filled [through all your being] unto all the fullness of God [may have the richest measure of the divine Presence, and become a body wholly

Who is Really Ignorant & Unintelligent?

I saw the below statement recently posted on facebook, implying that those who followed the RNC were ignorant and unintelligent people. “There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there has always been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured

You Can Have Peace

In preparing for the freedom from fear and stress class I am teaching, I was thinking about living a life of peace through trusting in the Lord. The thought of keeping my cares on Him has been coming to me the last couple of days. It doesn’t come automatically or easily to have peace in a

Put on Strength & Shake

Hebrews 12:1-2 (Amplified) – Therefore then, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us strip off and throw aside every encumbrance (unnecessary weight) and that sin which so readily (deftly and cleverly) clings to and entangles us, and let us run with patient endurance and steady and active persistence the appointed course

Darkened Counsel

Job 38:1-2 – Then the Lord answered Job out of the whirlwind and said, who is this that darkens counsel by words without knowledge? Job 42:3 – You asked, who is this who hides counsel without knowledge?  Therefore, I have uttered what I did not understand. People who speak words without knowledge darken counsel; God’s

Gospel Confessions

I found this old wrinkled and ripped paper this morning.  When I read it, I found confessions of who I am in Christ. It was so good that I retyped it. In 1984 just as we were completing Bible School, back when I typed on a typewriter rather than a computer, I read through Ephesians

Righteousness & Peace

Fear Class – Week 4 This week we will be talking about how a sense of righteousness or being in right standing with God will eliminate fear and oppression in your life. Knowing God is with you, for you, completely on your side is a permanent cure to fear. This knowledge will in time as your sense

Not Flesh & Blood

There is a fierce battle going on in the world around us. To most people it is a flesh and blood thing. But in God’s reality, what is really going on, and what can we do that is most effective? This is a little study on our battle, the forces we are fighting, and what