What do you see: Ephesians 2:10

Ephesians 2:10  8 For (Q)by grace you have been saved (R)through faith. And this is (S)not your own doing; (T)it is the gift of God, 9 (U)not a result of works, (V)so that no one may boast. 10 For (A)we are his workmanship, (B)created in Christ Jesus (C)for good works, (D)which God prepared beforehand, (E)that we should walk in them. For though we are not saved for our good works, yet … Continue reading

Got Faith, Where Is It? part I

Hebrews 11:1Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. 2 For by it the people of old received their commendation. 3 By faith we understand that the universe was created by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of things that are … Continue reading

Blessings and Blessed

Christians every day and every night all over the world pray for God’s blessings.  We pray to be blessed, live blessed lives, and we pray for God to bless our endeavors. In our minds we have thoughts of great things falling from heaven into our laps.  Or we have this idea of things and processes … Continue reading

Suffering in God’s Will

1 Thessalonians 4:3 It is God’s will that you should be sanctified: Articles of Faith: Sanctification We believe that sanctification is the process by which according to the will of God, we are made partakers of his holiness, that it is a progressive work, that it is begun in regeneration, and that it is carried … Continue reading

A Passion for Christ

Isaiah 53:1-6 1 Who has believed our message and to whom has the arm of the LORD been revealed? 2 He grew up before him like a tender shoot, and like a root out of dry ground. He had no beauty or majesty to attract us to him, nothing in his appearance that we should desire him. 3 He … Continue reading

Testing of Our Hearts

I recently read a article that sparked and interest in our trials and tribulations and how scripture relate to them.  Below are some verses that I came across and I notice that God uses the trials we face as part of the sanctification of  our souls.  We should all know that before we get to … Continue reading

Putting God First

I hear people talk about putting God first in their live all the time.  Then these very same people do things that goes against God?  I find that hard to believe that someone who sound so devoted and sound as if they have so much respect as well as fear God would live like that.  … Continue reading

Who Shall the Lord Send?

Lord God hear my prayer, We need less overseers and bishops; no more of the “blessed and highly favored” and more Saints serving the Savior.  Lord send us servants and shepherds; Lord we need vessels that are welling to be presented to be filled only to be poured our again and again.  We need men … Continue reading

Our Absolute and Progressive Sanctification

Because of false teachings most non-believers have the misunderstanding that Christians are to be “perfect” once they believe on Christ as their Savior. They are led to think that all Christians are hypocrites because they are not “perfect” in their daily life and practice. The truth is Christians are “saved sinners” who by the grace of God are striving to live a life that is pleasing to their Savior. Our goal is perfection, but it will not be reached in this life. We will be presented “complete,” “mature,” “perfect” before our heavenly Father in heaven at the end of this life on earth. Only then will we experience sinless perfection.