Faith Without Works Is Useless

Grace and peace be unto you. What good is it, my brothers, if someone says he has faith but does not have works? Can that faith save him? (James 2:14). Are you believing God for a miracle or a special blessing? Is your faith sufficient to motivate God to release the blessing? Scripture says, “SoContinue reading Faith Without Works Is Useless

10 Bible Verses About How To Be Healed

Grace and peace be unto you. Mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual healing are available through Jesus Christ. The story is told that there was a woman with an issue of blood who went to many physicians without success. One day, she saw Jesus and thought to herself, “If I could touch his cloak, I wouldContinue reading “10 Bible Verses About How To Be Healed”

Your Sins Have Kept God’s Blessings From You

Grace and peace be unto you. The journey continues… The Lord is a jealous God and he has commanded us not to worship any other god (Exodus 34:14). God is defined as a Spirit, thing, or person that we worship. Some examples are clothes, job, idol, spouse, house, car, and self. The Israelites disobeyed thisContinue reading “Your Sins Have Kept God’s Blessings From You”

Jesus Longs To Be Gracious To You

Grace and peace be unto you. A Word of Encouragement… Some time ago, I heard the inspirational testimony of a faithful Christian woman who was diagnosed with cancer. Reportedly, she was initially angry with God but then she accepted the fact that he allows everything to happen for a purpose. And so, she did surgeryContinue reading “Jesus Longs To Be Gracious To You”

Jesus Says, “Be Kind To Yourself.”

Grace and peace be unto you. A Word of Encouragement… Recently, I listened to the song, “I Sing Because”. It is a beautiful song that reminds me of God’s kindness. I could not help but ask the question, Am I kind to myself? Perhaps you could ask yourself the same question. Jesus wants you toContinue reading “Jesus Says, “Be Kind To Yourself.””

Every Time I Fall, I Will Rise

“For though the righteous fall seven times, they rise again…” (Proverbs 24:16). Grace and peace be unto you. Word of Encouragement… Peter’s mind was in turmoil and his heart shattered into pieces. His master who raised the dead, healed the sick, baffled the Pharisees and Sadducees with His wisdom, slipped through the crowd when hisContinue reading “Every Time I Fall, I Will Rise”

I Have Another Chance to Accomplish My Divine Purpose

Grace and peace be unto you. The journey continues… He was one of a kind and the strongest person to have ever walked the earth. His strength was not inherited but a gift from God with specific instructions.  Samson’s Birth According to the biblical narrative, an angel of the Lord appeared to the wife ofContinue reading “I Have Another Chance to Accomplish My Divine Purpose”

God Uses Imperfect People to Accomplish His Plan

Grace and peace be unto you. Word of Encouragement… On several occasions, I have heard unbelievers say that they are trying to get rid of their bad habits before they accept Christ as Lord. However, the Bible says, “Come now, let us settle the matter, says the Lord. Though your sins are like scarlet, theyContinue reading “God Uses Imperfect People to Accomplish His Plan”

Hope for the Despairing Soul

Grace and peace be unto you. Word of Encouragement… Why are you cast down, O my soul,and why are you in turmoil within me?Hope in God; for He will never leave norforsake you.He will be with you until theend of the world. He will deliver you from the snare of the fowlerand from the deadlyContinue reading “Hope for the Despairing Soul”

The Light

Word of Encouragement… Grace and peace be unto you. “You are the light of the world, a town built on a hill cannot be hidden. “…let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven” (Matthew 5:14;16). Some time ago, I was going to a groceryContinue reading “The Light”