The Christmas Dilemma
The Dilemma of Belief. Have you ever had those moments when you wondered, “Is this really true?” Maybe life has gotten difficult. Maybe you have come to the Derailment of your hopes and dreams like Joseph, Mary’s husband, when he found out that his betrothed bride was pregnant after all his time and…
Where do we start? 10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, And the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. 10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; A good understanding have all those who do His commandments; His praise endures forever. What do we tend to fear? The unknown…
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Reading: Isaiah 44:6-8 / HC Q&A 94, 95 p.48 “I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt, out of the land of slavery. “You shall have no other gods before me.” Exodus 20:2-3 (NIV) I. Grace is the Foundation of Law A. We were in Slavery 1. Israel was literally enslaved in Egypt a. They were made…
Principles for Purity Ponder sin’s pathway. Delight in God. Ponder sin’s pathway How? Discern temptation (vs. 3-4 &22) It will enslave you. Transition: James 1:13-15 tells us… which takes us to the next answer of how to ponder sin’s pathway and maintain wisdom’s purity. Let no one say when he is tempted,…
Victory Through Temptation
You can have victory in temptation. Temptation and sin are not the same. God will not allow tempation beyond your ability and He always offers the way of escape. Do not yield to the world and flesh temptations. Be an overcomer and live a righteous life through Christ Jesus. He is the Truth, the Life and the Way.