Month: October 2020

Spiritual Training

Olympians don’t stop training just because it’s hard; they have a goal in mind. They do it for physical gain; but there is a more excellent achievement. 1Timothy 4:8 For bodily exercise profiteth little: but godliness is profitable unto all things, having promise of the life that now is,...

JOURNAL NOTES

JOURNAL NOTES From God’s perspective, getting understanding is of the utmost importance; it is where wisdom rests, and wisdom is not to be compared with anything desired. Understanding cannot be learned through study; it must be purchased through obedience to God’s precepts. Precepts are commands regarding moral conduct; obeying...

True Wisdom comes from the Lord!

True wisdom comes directly from the Lord. The depth of wisdom received is directly proportional to the degree of obedience. Proverbs 2:6 For the LORD giveth wisdom: out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding. Psalm 111:10 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: a good...

Your Relationship

Your relationship with the Creator is personal and sanctification is an ongoing process. Don’t try to put your armor on someone else. 1Samuel 17:38-39 And Saul armed David with his armour, and he put an helmet of brass upon his head; also he armed him with a coat of...

Perfection, is it possible?

Perfection is commanded and therefore, possible. The potential for perfection in God’s eyes exists; He has given the power of grace to perfect us; We just have to get out of His way and let Him do it: that is the definition of a perfect heart, and He greatly...

In His Image

God created you in His own image. A relationship with Him is personal;Sanctification is gradual;Holiness is feasible;Perfection is attainable; It’s in your DNA. Genesis 1:27 So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them. Mark 12:30...

The Cost of Spiritual Development

God prioritzes spiritual development at the expense of physical comfort; those who respond spiritually gain eternal growth. 2Timothy 2:3-4 Thou therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ. No man that warreth entangleth himself with the affairs of this life; that he may please him who hath...

Your life

Your life is not all about you: It’s all about Him. Mark 8:35 For whosoever will save his life shall lose it; but whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel’s, the same shall save it....

True Grace

Make no mistake; grace incorporates obedience: “The covenant of grace, is that by which God engages to bestow salvation on man, upon the condition that man shall believe in Christ and yield obedience to the terms of the gospel.” ~Webster’s 1828 definition of “covenant”...

Spiritual Construction

Ever hear the noise of a construction site? That is progress in the physical; but progress in the spiritual is made in silence. Psalm 46:10 Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth. Lamentations 3:26...