WHO IS YOUR FATHER

Then Jesus said to those Jews who believed Him, “If you abide in My word, you are My disciples indeed. And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” They answered Him, “We are Abraham’s descendants, and have never been in …

WORD AND DEED

Therefore, having these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God (2 Corinthians 7:1). The Father’s goal in Christ is to bring holiness to completion, cradled in the fear of God, in word …

LIVING IN THE MOMENT

Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus (Philippians 4:6-7). Paul, the apostle, tells …

THE REVEALING OF GOD’S SONS

For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us. For the earnest expectation of the creation eagerly waits for the revealing of the sons of God (Romans 8:18-19).  The …

GOD’S TEMPLE

Do you not know that you are the temple of God and that the Spirit of God dwells in you? (1 Corinthians 3:16). Do you not know that you are the temple of God and that the Spirit of God dwells in you (1 Corinthians …

THE FRUIT OF RIGHTEOUSNESS PT. 2

And this I pray, that your love [agape] may abound still more and more in knowledge [epignosis=recognition, discernment] and all discernment [perception, judgment], that you may approve [test, examine]the things that are excellent, that you may be sincere and without offense till the day of Christ, being filled with the …

THE FRUIT OF RIGHTEOUSNESS

For you were once darkness, but now you are light in the Lord. Walk as children of light (for the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness, righteousness, and truth), finding out what is acceptable to the Lord. And have no fellowship with the …

THE VINE PT. 2

I am the true vine, and My Father is the vinedresser. Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit He takes away; and every branch that bears fruit He prunes, that it may bear more fruit (John 15:1-2). The story of the Vine now …

THE VINE

Jesus is indisputably the only indispensable that we have in this world.  “I am the vine, you are the branches. He who abides in Me, and I in him, bears much fruit; for without Me you can do nothing” (John 15:5). Lodgedwithin this scripture is a …

THE OFFER PT. 2

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten son that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life (John 3:16). What an astounding offer that God would give rebellious and broken sinners eternal life in exchange for believing …