Jesus Says His “Flock” is “Little”

ANYTHING that is that popular and liked is false, right? Think about this biblically. Reason with me according to God’s Word. Jesus preached His truth and requirements for following Him and what happened? – 5,000 men fled and only 12 stayed with Him (John 6:66-69). Okay, also Jesus says “Woe unto you, when all men shall speak well of you!… (more…)

Just Who Shall be Slain Down to Hell?

Those who pander to the lustful, greed-filled, unrepentant hearts of those who have only a “form of godliness” are tapping into a financial fortune in this life and yet guaranteeing for themselves irreversible eternal misery (2 Timothy 3:1-8). EVERYTHING in this life is fleeting – it is very temporary. If you truly believe that, you will cease striving to lay… (more…)

The Essential Cross of Christ

“And, having made peace through the blood of his cross, by him to reconcile all things unto himself; by him, I say, whether they be things in earth, or things in heaven.” Colossians 1:20 Mankind was separated from God due to his sin (Isa. 59:2). In order for man to be saved after his fall, it was essential for Christ… (more…)

Prepare Now for the Days Ahead

PREPARE for your Future – GIVE. That’s right, give! God’s kingdom works usually opposite of the world system. God will preserve tomorrow those who steward today the monies He put in their hands now. “Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not highminded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who giveth us… (more…)

The Measure of Christian Maturity

“Come … Learn of Me” Are you a mature disciple? There is a Savior who is ever ready to teach. He beckons His followers to “Come … Learn of Me.” (Matthew 11:28-30) Now, the problem is never with the Savior but rather with the willingness of the student. The writer of Hebrews addresses this very issue: “Therefore leaving the principles… (more…)

Truly Enjoying the Rest of Your Life: Shocking Denial

Truly Enjoying the Rest of Your Life Shocking Denial In the 1960’s, in Geneseo, NY, there were several household pets who would band together at night and attack and kill sheep on a nearby farm, and then disband and go home. Confronted by the owner of the   now dead sheep, the dog owners were outraged that he would “dare suggest… (more…)

God Operating in Your Daily Life

“The Operation of God” – God wants to operate in our lives. How does He convey that this will occur? Colossians 2:11-12 uses the phrase “The operation of God.” “The operation of God” is something we have faith in – that is, we know He will raise us up as we identify with His own death and burial, laying down… (more…)

True Happiness by todd tomasella

TRUE HAPPINESS “Behold, HAPPY is the man whom God correcteth: therefore despise not thou the chastening of the Almighty: For he maketh sore, and bindeth up: he woundeth, and his hands make whole.” Job 5:17-18 “The man whom God correcteth…maketh sore…woundeth” is “happy” in the true sense – in God’s economy. Not the man who is told by false prophets… (more…)