1 Timothy 1:1-7 (KJV)

1:1-2 Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the commandment of God our Saviour, and Lord Jesus Christ, which is our hope; Unto Timothy, my own son in the faith: Grace, mercy, and peace, from God our Father and Jesus Christ our Lord. Paul was an apostle of Jesus Christ. An apostle (apostolos in theContinue reading “1 Timothy 1:1-7 (KJV)”

Take Your Vitamins!

The late great philosopher Hulk Hogan once told his students, “To all my little Hulkamaniacs, say your prayers, take your vitamins and you will never go wrong.” In the same way famed gospel singer, Mahalia Jackson, is quoted as saying, “Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul; man cannot live in health withoutContinue reading “Take Your Vitamins!”

Addicted To The Ministry

Addiction Addiction. The very word makes many Americans feel a shudder. It brings about painful memories and vivid imagery of someone with an addiction, if not themselves.  Often, our mind displays connotations of alcohol, cigarettes, and or illicit drug use.  Whereas, such thoughts are reasonable.  Nearly 21 million Americans possess at least one addiction andContinue reading “Addicted To The Ministry”

Gifts and Grace

Christians who seek power, an experience, or a purpose often desire supernatural gifts of the Holy Spirit.  Yet, the knowledge of God’s grace is the greatest gift God gives us today.  Now, I know what some are already saying.  “What about 1 Corinthians 12:1?” In the membership for the Corinthian church, unfortunately, the members wereContinue reading “Gifts and Grace”

Ephesians 4:17-24

4:17-19 This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that ye henceforth walk not as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind, Having the understanding darkened, being alienated from the life of God through the ignorance that is in them, because of the blindness of their heart: Who being past feeling haveContinue reading “Ephesians 4:17-24”

Measuring Faith

Measurement. It is an important concept that we all use to be successful in life.  Carpenters and contractors utilize the skill to create the buildings we live and work in. People mentally measure the space it takes to cram all of their luggage into the back of their car in order to take it allContinue reading “Measuring Faith”

Ephesians 2:1-10 (KJV)

Chapter 1 of Ephesians primarily deals with the Spiritual possessions of a Christian. Chapter 2 of the epistle has much to do with the position of a Christian within the Body of Christ.  The comparison could also be represented as benefits versus how to knowledge (Or better yet, what has already been done by Jesus).Continue reading “Ephesians 2:1-10 (KJV)”

Evel Knievel Faith

Evel Knievel. The name often brings various connotations to mind of a stuntman jumping high and far through the air over buses, obstacles, and of course his famously failed attempt over the Snake River Canyon. Evel Knievel was truly a man who knew how to live his life thrill to thrill, experience and experience. InterestinglyContinue reading “Evel Knievel Faith”