Tuesday, January 23, 2018

The Bridled Bride

Tweet “If anyone thinks he is religious and does not bridle his tongue but deceives his heart, this person’s religion is worthless. Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained from the world.” (James 1:26-27) The image of more »

Treasures Hidden in Darkness

Tweet “Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, ‘I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.’” (John 8:12) I can easily remember how, as a child, I despised the darkness. When the lights went out at night, I felt so vulnerable; it more »

A True Worshiper

Tweet “A true worshiper of God holds nothing back from God but obediently gives Him what He asks, trusting that He will provide.” (A.P.Ross) When I read this, I almost just moved on without stopping but the Holy Spirit led me to take a moment to consider these words. The reason I almost didn’t think more »

Love Isn’t Inoffensive

Tweet “Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.” 1 John 4:11 Allow me to speak to believers for a moment or two. This is important, at least as it speaks directly to my own heart. You be the judge whether it speaks to your heart as well. As more »

A Contrite Spirit

Tweet “Deliver me from bloodguiltiness, O God, thou God of my salvation; and my tongue shall sing aloud of thy righteousness.” (Psalm 51:14) A solemn confession. David knew the heinousness of his sin and expressly named it: bloodguiltiness. While his hands didn’t personally kill Uriah, he arranged his death for very selfish reasons. His confession more »

The Deepest Woe

Tweet Grief. Agony. Sorrow. Misery. Affliction. Fear. Suffering. Calamity. These are examples of woe … a word not often heard in our everyday dialogue. The Bible often uses this word to describe deep feelings of abandonment, alienation and suffering. And, such were the deepest emotional sufferings Jesus experienced as the weight of the sin of more »

Saturating Showers

Tweet “I will cause the shower to come down in his season; there shall be showers of blessing.” (Ezekiel 34:26) Showers. Blessing. Mercy. Grace. Much needed. Greatly desired. Given by God in His season. Sovereignly. At His command. As the ground cannot live without showers, mankind cannot live without the blessing of God. One may more »

The Strength of Hope

Tweet “…always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you…” (1 Peter 3:15) Believers around the world are shocked by the recent news of the martyrdom of 21 Egyptian Christians. And, rightfuly so. The image of 21 believers in Jesus Christ lined more »

Faith Shines Brighter in Winter

Tweet “There are some of thy graces which would never be discovered if it were not for thy trials. Dost thou not know that thy faith never looks so grand in summer weather as it does in winter?” (Spurgeon) While so much of the country is dealing with the unseemly winter weather, this quote by Spurgeon more »

Beware of the Signs of the Coming Antichrist

February 18, 2015 by  
Filed under Daily Manna, Monthly Articles

Tweet Beware of the Signs of the Coming Antichrist!   By Shaila Touchton Antichrist denies that Jesus Christ is God who came in the flesh He Opposes God and Exalts himself above God He is the beast rising up out of the sea, having 7heads and 10 horns Upon his horns 10 crowns, and upon more »

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