Are You Growing in Patience?

My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations; Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience. But let patience have her perfect work, that ye may be perfect and entire, wanting nothing.  James 1:2-4 We are asked to see the value of...

Where Are You Choosing to Spend Eternity?

  The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.  2 Peter 3:9 God’s will is that we come to repentance. If we don’t repent,...

Are You Enduring as a Christian?

Two Frogs Two frogs fell into a deep cream bowl; The one was wise, and a cheery soul. The other one took a gloomy view And bade his friend a sad adieu. Said the other frog with a merry grin, “I can’t get out, but I won’t give in; I’ll swim around till my strength is...

Have You Received the Holy Ghost?

Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord. 1 Corinthians 15:58 When God created Adam, he created Adam in his own image. There was no carnal...

What is Our Joy?

But Christ as a son over his own house; whose house are we, if we hold fast the confidence and the rejoicing of the hope firm unto the end.  Hebrews 3:6 We are Christ’s house “if”.  The word, if, is contingent upon whether we’re going to hold fast our confidence and...