When you speak, pray, or…

When you speak, pray, or read in thees and thous, you give people reason to believe that you’re offering something that has no relevance today.

#communication #KJV #evangelism

The parable of the tares…

The parable of the tares represents the final judgment. God leaves all mankind and even his church for Judgment Day. This does not diminish the need for discipline within the church. In fact, it becomes a greater need, if possible. Whoever uses this parable to justify inaction is either woefully naive or maliciously sowing more tares.

#tares #judgment #discipline #parables

Satan is all the more…

Satan is all the more dangerous because of his subtlety.

#Satan #sin

The Christian’s reality should guide…

The Christian’s reality should guide his feelings. To be in Christ, to know God, to have the Spirit indwelling, ought to influence every thought, motive, action, and feeling of the saint.

#in-Christ #reality #feelings

Christ as Lord is both…

Christ as Lord is both positional and functional. Not only was he exalted as Lord in glory, but he functions as the final authority. So the confession “Jesus is Lord” means that a person must not only acknowledge his position, but respect his function by submitting to his commands. So for him to be our Lord and Savior, it must be in this order.

#Jesus #Lord #Savior

The word ‘ministry’ has become…

The word ‘ministry’ has become a shorthand term for spiritual service that one does full-time while receiving from a congregation or from saints. We didn’t get that from the Bible. It’s a denominational clergy-laity distinction.

#ministry #terminology

The change you’re looking for,…

The change you’re looking for, in order to find satisfaction, fulfillment, or joy, is not in a change of location, employment, or relationship, but within you.
#change #fulfillment