Ambidextrous • 1 Chronicles 12:1-2

Ambidextrous • 1 Chronicles 12:1-2

These verses explain how these mighty men could use their right and left hands with equal ease. This is an obvious advantage on the battlefield for a soldier, but what about for us spiritually? There are two issues here: willingness and ability. Are you willing to answer God’s call, even if you’d never choose to […]

I Can Do All Things • Philippians 4:13

I Can Do All Things • Philippians 4:13

We must not forget the context of the verse, “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” As the previous verse shows, the “all” refers not only to abounding and being full, but also to suffering, need, and hunger. Often times, believers mistakenly think God’s strength is only for going from an inconvenient […]

To The Lord • Romans 14:4 -12

To The Lord • Romans 14:4 -12

Motivations are so much more difficult to tend to than actions. As Jesus laid the groundwork for the Kingdom of God on the Sermon on the Mount, we notice that God’s viewpoint of our righteousness sees far beyond our actions to the state of our heart, making our reasons why we do what we do […]

Well Done! • Matthew 25:21

Well Done! • Matthew 25:21

If we speak all languages of men and of angels without love, then it’s all just chatter without substance. If we donate all our possessions to benefit the poor but have not love, we gain nothing (1 Cor. 13:1-3). All good deeds and charitable works are commendable acts, but when they are done for public […]

Less is More • John 3:30

Less is More • John 3:30

It’s easy for us to say we want more of God, but it’s difficult to accept that this requires self-sacrifice. We tend to approach the things of God apprehensively, as if He would burden us with something that is not good. Once we realize God has the best for us, why would we choose anything […]

His Plan • 1 Corinthians 2:9

His Plan • 1 Corinthians 2:9

“…Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, nor have entered into the heart of man the things which God has prepared for those who love Him.” We can never fathom the plan that the Lord has for us, yet it is guaranteed that His plans are perfect towards us. The only thing that can keep […]