Tag Archives: God the Father

I take comfort that …

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of ALL comfort, who comforts us in ALL our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, … Continue reading

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ransomed

Typically when we think of the word ransom, we think of kidnapping and the amount of money a business or family will then pay to have a colleague or loved one returned … safe and sound. Of course with kidnappings … Continue reading

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Abide … abide … abide … ABIDE!

Dictionaries do an absolutely awful job of defining the word abide as used in Scripture.  To truly understand the concept of abiding as found in the Bible, you must look at the definition of its synonym dwell and its companion … Continue reading

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the God of ALL comfort

What if I told you that a purpose in our afflictions is so that we would be able to comfort others in the midst of their afflictions with the same comfort we received from God? What if I told you … Continue reading

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work out your salvation with fear and trembling

“Not everyone who says to Me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but he who does the will of My Father who is in heaven will enter.  Many will say to Me on that day, ‘Lord, Lord, did … Continue reading

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no stepchildren here … or in the kingdom

In 1982 when I married my wife, she came with two precious daughters … 6 and 9 … from a previous marriage.  I made a conscious decision at that point, that they would always be known as my children … … Continue reading

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On the narrow road … or the broad way?

At the end of yesterday’s post, Are you a fan of follower of Jesus?, I left you with this statement, “If your answers left you somewhat in between the two, check back tomorrow.  There are three more questions and a … Continue reading

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