There is a widespread epidemic of tattoos on the bodies of both men and women in today’s world. But are not tattoos a sign of pride if they are displayed to be seen by others? And does not God hate such vanity? The Bible says, not once but twice, that God resists the proud (James … Read more Tattoos
GOD IS CALLING YOU TO REPENTANCE Repent ye, and believe the gospel. – Mark 1:15 Repentance in its usual sense means regretting past actions and wishing that they could be undone. In the biblical sense however, repentance means not only regretting past acts of sin, but also recognizing the fact that sin is offensive to … Read more Have You Had Enough Of Sin?
Parable of the Ten Virgins With comments by John Wesley Matthew 25:1-13 1 Then shall the kingdom of heaven be likened unto ten virgins, which took their lamps, and went forth to meet the bridegroom. Then shall the kingdom of heaven – That is, the candidates for it, be like ten virgins. – The bridesmaids … Read more Are You Ready For Christ’s Second Coming?
The wind bloweth where it listeth (chooses to blow), and thou hearest the sound thereof, but canst not tell whence it cometh (where it comes from), and whither (where) it goeth: so is every one that is born of the Spirit. – John 3:8 Compared to the blowing of the wind, the operation of the … Read more The Spiritual Effects Of The Holy Spirit
“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” – John 3:16 God the Father sent His Son Jesus into the world to redeem you (regardless of who you are) from your sins. God so loved you that He … Read more For God So Loved You
“I will heal their backsliding, I will love them freely.” Hosea 14:4 Reader, if you turned away from Jesus Christ and are truly sorry that you did, then there is real hope for you. God sees your sorrow and wants to forgive you. You will never have true inner peace unless you return to Jesus. … Read more Positive Hope For Penitent Backsliders
“Take heed, brethren, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief, in departing from the living God.” – Hebrews 3:12 Two Scriptures in the Epistle to the Hebrews reveal in no uncertain terms that the eternal security of the Christian is conditional. This Epistle was written to real Christians, called holy … Read more The Myth Of Unconditional Eternal Security
“To be carnally minded is death.” — Romans 8:6a The apostle Paul spoke of the carnal mind in the book of Romans. The carnal mind can also be called the mind of the flesh, because it is attracted to earthly and sensual things. The natural man (or woman), being devoid of spiritual understanding because of … Read more The Carnal Mind – Get Rid of It Before It Gets Rid of You
“The spirit of a man will sustain his infirmity; but a wounded spirit who can bear?” – Proverbs 18:14 God made you with a conscience. A conscience is that inner voice that makes you feel guilty if you knowingly do something wrong. Having a clear conscience will help you to be emotionally and physically healthy. … Read more The Remedy For A Guilty Conscience
I don’t believe our finite minds can comprehend how dangerous sin really is. The Bible gives us numerous examples of the perils of sin. If we want to find out how God really views sin we should study the Bible. The Bible warns us of the dangers of sin so that we might be “wise … Read more How Does God Really View Sin?