Tag Archives: God’s works

Five Purposes for Journaling

For about twenty years now I have been putting together some teachings on prayer—over 700 pages worth—in a book I am calling Prayer A to Z, A Comprehensive Bible-Base Study of Prayer.  I am now in the final editing phase. … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Even After Rape: Something that God Intended to Happen

Richard Mourdock, the Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate in Indiana, said in a debate on Tuesday (October 23, 2012) that “even when life begins with that horrible situation of rape, that is something that God intended to happen.”  Mourdock … Continue reading

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Five Benefits of Weakness – from 2 Corinthians 4:7-18

  Everyone gets old.  And because we are old we feel more and more pain in our weak body.  But for the Christian there are some benefits to having a weak body.  Here are five benefits derived from the above passage: … Continue reading

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3 Reasons Why God Speaks to Us

  Knowing the reasons why God speaks to us is especially helpful in hearing His voice, as it supplies us with a basis and a motivation to listen to Him.    1.  God speaks to reveal His purposes.  God has … Continue reading

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Judge Nothing Before the Time – from 1 Corinthians 4:3-5

  How do you evaluate your life and ministry?  Who do you listen to?  I’m sure Paul had a lot of critics, a lot voices giving him advice.  But the voice he listened to the most was the Lord’s.  He … Continue reading

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Two Responses to the Gospel – from 1 Corinthians 1:18

  In this world there are only two kinds of people—the saved and the unsaved.  And because of who they are (saved and unsaved) they have different beliefs and different responses to God and to His Word.  And when it … Continue reading

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5 Wonderful Things that Resulted from Jesus’ Death on the Cross

  1.  Protection from God’s wrath.  Christ’s death worked to appease the wrath of God against all sinners that He died for—all those who believe in Him. Jesus has said, “He who does not believe the Son shall not see life, … Continue reading

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