I'm excited that today we get to go over the temple. The post is a little longer than I usually have for Sundays, but chapters 4 & 5 are really short, and then there is 6, which I wanted to make sure you had details about the temple. Hopefully, you enjoy learning about the temple … Continue reading Solomon Prepares & Builds The Temple
Adultery against Christ happens. We turn to other idols, false teachers, and false prophets. We turn to self. Last time in Proverbs, we dug into scripture about how we are to keep our Father's wisdom and instruction. Not to stray to an immoral woman (false teacher or sinner). Today in Proverbs we will continue some … Continue reading The 7 Things God Hates
Let me just say, there is NO "personal" conviction needed for what is discussed in today's post. If you struggle with these things and are exposing yourself to these things, it is sin! Period. No conviction needed. Seek Jesus and His Spirit FOR CONVICTION if you think you can expose yourself to media with sexual … Continue reading What Are You Exposing Your Eyes To & Planning In Your Heart?
Not all spiritual gifts will put you front and center in the "spotlight." Truth be told, NONE of them actually should be used for the limelight. But there are spiritual gifts that are designated more for the background. When we think of the body of Christ, maybe we want to be a hand or a … Continue reading Helping Others, Serving, Giving | Spiritual Gifts
We are going to continue the Gailieen ministry and in doing so, it's a little tricky to figure out which stories happened first or in what order. I also realized, a little too late, that the beatitudes are also in Luke 6:20-23. Why the beatitudes? Well, when Jesus started His ministry the beatitudes were one … Continue reading Christ Fulfills The Law
I decided last week what today's post would be upon. Since deciding the topic, God has been showing me that I needed to write on it. Side Note: This is definitely a longer post than most of my other ones, but this topic is very important. There is a lot of scripture posted here, as well … Continue reading How To Identify A False Teacher (Pastor/Mentor)
Encouragement is a very special spiritual gift. One that often gets hidden. One that people may feel is not "good enough." But we are all told every part of the Body of Christ (the true Church) is important. Every toe is as important as an eye. (NIV) 1 Thessalonians 4:18, "Therefore encourage one another with … Continue reading What Is The Gift Of Encouragement