Posts from November 2020

Posts from November 2020

Compelling Thought

The Heart

Text: Proverbs 15:11 – Hell and Destruction are before the LORD; So how much more the hearts of the sons of men. Thought: Knowing that the Lord sees my heart should motivate me to walk correctly before Him. Our God is omniscient and omnipresent, which indicates that He knows all things and that He is everywhere at the same time. That makes our God have a higher perspective than man. In the Old Testament, we learn about a young shepherd…
Compelling Thought

Having Confidence in Prayer

Prayer is an important topic that is covered in the Bible. In fact, the disciples never asked Jesus to teach them how to heal someone or how to do a miracle, or even how to preach. The only request that the disciples had of Christ was they asked Him to teach them how to pray. We have the wonderful rendition of the Lord’s prayer that is shared throughout Scripture as He taught them about prayer. Have you ever wondered why…
Compelling Thought

Two lessons from Matthew Seven

Matthew 7:7-11 7. Ask and it shall be given you; seek and ye shall find; knock and it shall be opened unto you: 8. For every one that asketh receiveth; and he that seeketh findeth; and to him that knocketh it shall be opened. 9. Or what man is there of you, whom if his son ask bread, will he give him a stone? 10. Or if he ask a fish will he give him a serpent? 11. If ye…
Compelling Thought

Wait on the LORD

We usually are constantly on the move. We want fast food, fast service, and fast resolutions to issues or problems. When we do not get what we want, we may and probably will get impatient. As we impatiently struggle with our impatience, there is much we can learn by looking at a couple of Bible passages that encourage us with this. Psalm 27:14 – “Wait on the LORD: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I…