Salvation comes because a person chooses it. It is given when a person believes and obeys the word of the Lord. It is not merely an emotional ride. Salvation is not a feeling that strikes you from out of the blue.
God has done his part in our salvation; Jesus has done his. Now it’s all about our choices. Will you accept or reject?
Then what? Resurrection and judgment takes place. Jesus says that these (many) shall go away into everlasting punishment; but the righteous (few) into life eternal. (Mat. 7:13-14)
AN INVITATION: KING OF KINGS AND LORD OF LORDS He left His home in Heaven, and came to earth, To be born of a virgin, a very lowly birth. To do the will of the Father was why He came. The Christ, Messiah, Savior, Jesus of Nazareth, His name. For your sins and mine, He [...]
Lies are one of the main tools that Satan uses against Christians and non-Christians alike. Let us not forget that Satan is real, and his intent is real. He wants to “devour us.” (1 Peter 5:8) No weapon in Satan’s arsenal is more harmful than the lie. Satan devours with lies. (Genesis 3:13) God [...]
Psalm chapter ninety could be summed up as an essay on the brevity of life. It is fitting that Moses wrote this chapter. He was a man who dealt with death on a daily basis while leading God’s people in their wilderness wanderings. The very reason for their having to spend forty years in the [...]
Once upon a time there was a man who claimed to be a faithful Christian. He would often boast that he attended church ‘most of the time.’ He relied upon his ‘most of the time’ attendance to keep him in good fellowship with God. Boy was he wrong! I am shocked that so many people [...]
We knew it was going to happen. Our government officials knew, even the average citizen knew terrorism would come to our shores. We did not know the when, the where, or the how, but we knew just the same. I say this because there are those who are saying; “If we had only known, [...]