The Grace To Pick Up My Cross

May the peace and grace of God our Father, and of His Son our Lord and Savior Jesus-Christ, be with you. But grace, Oh the grace of God…what does it mean? As I am seating here in my home in the late hours of the night, I cannot but conclude that, in my day, much…

Does Every Sin Lead to Death?

Dear brothers and sisters, The question of whether every sin leads to death (not simply physical death, but instead, eternal separation from God) is one which has very serious implications. Chief among them is the inevitable question of whether a true Christian (someone who is born again) can end up losing the promise of eternal…

Intercession: God Is Stunned! (Part 2 of 2)

We Should All be Like Epaphras To develop an appreciation for just how God values those who intercede, consider Epaphras, mentioned three times in the scriptures. Colossians 1:7 – As ye also learned of Epaphras our dear fellowservant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ God calls Epaphras a “faithful minister” of Christ….

Intercession: God Is Stunned! (Part 1 of 2)

My brothers and sisters in Christ, as I look at the scriptures, I believe I am beginning to realize just how much God wants us to intercede. It is one of our greatest responsibilities, and yet, we are failing so many times at carrying it. As described in Isaiah 59, when we do not intercede…