Exercising Godliness requires no special levels of training or expertise. It isn’t reserved for certified spiritual leaders, with degrees from preaching schools and Bible colleges. I can practice it right now, over the course of this day. So can you. Godliness is displayed thru the smallest, daily actions: making my daughter’s bed and breakfast, showing … Continue reading Growing in Godliness
As a child, I often heard the phrase, "See no evil, Hear no evil, Speak no evil." So many times, the lessons of our childhood ring with truth in our adult years. Solomon wrote, "Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it." (Proverbs 4:23). As the center of our being, … Continue reading Guard your Heart!
One doesn’t become holy when he walks thru Heaven’s gates. He must be holy to even gain entry. We must be holy now. Be holy now! “It is God’s will that you should be sanctified… For God did not call us to be impure, but to live a holy life.” 1 Thessalonians 4
Making less of God makes more of me. Do you believe that to be true? A recent story of a conversation with a friend… He asked me if I believed the Bible “literally.” “Why, yes, I do,” I replied. “I’m okay with taking the Bible ‘literally’ (as he phrased it).” Surprised by answer, he asked, … Continue reading Making More of Me.
“He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in Him will I trust. Surely He shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, and from the noisome pestilence. … Continue reading The Warrior’s Psalm