1 Corinthians 2:1-5 (ESV Strong's) And I, when I came to you, brothers, did not come proclaiming to you the testimony of God with lofty speech or wisdom. 2 For I decided to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and him crucified. 3 And I was with you in weakness and in fear and … Continue reading The power of God, not the wisdom of men
“The Lord is gracious and merciful, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love. The Lord is good to all, and his mercy is over all that he has made. All your works shall give thanks to you, O Lord, and all your saints shall bless you! They shall speak of the glory of your … Continue reading The Lord is good to all
An amazing thought to apply in every single area of our lives: Christ cannot fail.
If there is anything that we believe about God - any bit of doctrine whatsoever - that does not line up with the life of Jesus - then why do we believe it?
The call for all of us who believe is to proclaim the gospel to everyone around us. You don't need to be a missionary, a pastor, or an evangelist. You are a believer - and Jesus said "And these signs will accompany those who believe". So do we believe?
There is more power in the truth of who God has made you, now that you are in Christ, than in identifying as the former slave to sin that you used to be.
We are to be transformed by the renewing of our minds. We who continue in the faith, who are yielded to Him, who are obedient to Him – and are earnestly seeking Him – are not “sinners” … we have been transformed into His righteousness through the grace and mercy of Jesus Christ! We are the Bride of Christ! And this is everything!