The Kingdom of Heaven

The Kingdom of Heaven is a place that Jesus has prepared for the saints.  His kingdom is more real than any physical place on this earth because it is eternal.  Saints who walk by faith have access to the kingdom and can move there forever.  Many Christians think that heavenly things are only for theContinue reading “The Kingdom of Heaven”

Fulfilling God’s Plan to Love One Another

This is a challenging scripture for those living in the flesh because we find it hard to lay our lives down for fellow Christians. Think of all the Christians you know and in your own strength can you give up your will and focus on their lives?

Receiving the Son’s Inheritance

Let us be sure that we have this clear:  Jesus is the one and only Son of the Father.  Any son-ship that we receive is through the one son Jesus the Messiah.  He is the only one worthy to be called a Son in all His righteousness.  Due to His relationship with the Father andContinue reading “Receiving the Son’s Inheritance”

Judge Not, so That You Will Not Be Judged

Father, I repent that I have allowed my mind to judge others through a limited perspective and brought judgment on myself.  I know you have taught me in the scriptures that only God has a perfect judgment and you listen to that judgment, so all your judgments are true.  But I still judge the peopleContinue reading “Judge Not, so That You Will Not Be Judged”

We Need A Revelation Of How Great Free Will Is (Continued)

Our Ability To Make Right Choices Is A Gift of Grace Romans 3 Jesus (Photo credit: Wikipedia) 22 Namely, the righteousness of God which comes by believing with personal trust and confident reliance on Jesus Christ (the Messiah).  [And it is meant] for all who believe.  For there is no distinction,  tab Righteousness is havingContinue reading “We Need A Revelation Of How Great Free Will Is (Continued)”

We Need A Revelation Of How Great Free Will Is (Continued)

Choose Righteousness or Wickedness A Crown of Righteousness for my Auntie Gin (Photo credit: prayerfriends) Romans 132 Though they are fully aware of God‘s righteous decree that those who do such things deserve to die, they not only do them themselves but approve and applaud others who practice them. tab Real sinners are those whoContinue reading “We Need A Revelation Of How Great Free Will Is (Continued)”

We Need A Revelation Of How Great Free Will Is

We Attain True Freedom When We See Our Life From God’s Perspective  Go From The Midst Of Babylon Isaiah 5211 Depart, depart, go out from there [the land of exile]!  Touch no unclean thing!  Go out of the midst of her [Babylon]; cleanse yourselves and be clean, you who bear the vessels of the LordContinue reading “We Need A Revelation Of How Great Free Will Is”

Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)

Stained glass at St John the Baptist’s Anglican Church http://www.stjohnsashfield.org.au, Ashfield, New South Wales. Illustrates Jesus’ description of himself “I am the Good Shepherd” (from the Gospel of John, chapter 10, verse 11). This version of the image shows the detail of his face. The memorial window is also captioned: “To the Glory of GodContinue reading “Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)”

Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)

English: the first of the Epistles to the Colossians (Photo credit: Wikipedia) In Colossians 3:12 the Lord tells us about the Christian graces he has implanted into our new lives.  We are lavished with riches in the Spirit to minister to others with grace, kindness, humility, meekness, long-suffering, forbearance, and forgiveness. Jesus let your peaceContinue reading “Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)”

Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)

English: Jesus Christ baroque sculpture in Holy Spirit church, Vilnius (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Ephesians 1:4 Even as [in His love] He chose us — actually picked us out for Himself as His own — in Christ before the foundation of the world; that we should be holy (consecrated and set apart for Him) and blamelessContinue reading “Chapter 3 – The Faithful Act Like They Know Christ (Continued)”