Mercy for Mercy

Matthew 5:17 “Blessed are the merciful; for they shall obtain mercy.” Jesus showed mercy to those who came in contact with.  Even when He was dying on the cross, He extended mercy to the thief who hung beside Him. Where would we be without His mercy to us?  Some of us have known the Lord…

You Are Treasured

“Now therefore, if ye will obey my voice indeed, and keep my covenant, then ye shall be a peculiar treasure unto me above all people: for all the earth is mine” Exodus 19:5 God treasures you, because you have decided to obey Him and belong to Him. You are precious to Him and He carefully…

He Knows My Name

“And when the Lord saw that he turned aside to see, God called unto him out of the midst of the bush, and said, Moses, Moses. And he said, Here am I.” (Exodus 3:4 in the King James Version of the Holy Bible) Last night we had a lady return to our church who had…

Don’t be Fooled

“There is a way that seemeth right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death.” (Proverbs 16:25 in the King James Version of the Holy Bible) If you are reading this, there is a good chance that we have already agreed on the fact that Jesus Christ is the center of our lives…

He Had Compassion on Me

Matthew 14:14 “And Jesus went forth, and saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion toward them, and He healed their sick.” As we read the stories of Jesus while He was on earth, His compassion is so evident.  He healed the sick, raised the dead, restored sight to the blind, and even met…

Total Dependence

“Trust in the LORD with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding,” (Proverbs 3:5, Holy Bible, New Living Translation). Some modernists have become so entangled in the independent do-it-yourself mode that it’s encroached into Christianity. While self-sufficiency may be an option for wallpapering a home or maintaining a yard, the writer of…