Giving Thanks

We all should have the same experience that we count everything but lost so that we can win Christ. Philippians 3:8 Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all...

Perfect Peace

Mature Class Study, teacher Edith Tolbert. Trust is to commit ourselves to the Lord, to lean on and hope confidently in him, to keep our minds steadfast on him in every situation. The blessing God gives in the furnace of affliction and trials is this perfect peace...

Choosing To Be Grateful

Sometimes people ask “what is the will of the Lord?” It is God’s will for us to give thanks in everything. I Thessalonians 5:16-18 Rejoice evermore. Pray without ceasing. In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God… It isn’t always easy to give thanks and...

Abounding With The Fullness of God

Mature Class Study notes, teacher Edith Tolbert Paul had been arrested in Caesarea, requested permission stand before Caesar, survived shipwreck on the way to Rome for trial, and survived being bitten by a poisonous snake. On board ship in a storm at sea, Paul fasted...

Our Identity As A Chosen People

When the scripture says you’re a chosen generation, do we really know what our identity is? It’s special to be chosen by God to to be part of his kingdom. God has chosen us through salvation by believing the truth. I Peter2:9 But ye are a chosen generation, a royal...