The Hard Way

Scripture Good understanding giveth favor: but the way of transgressors is hard. ~Proverbs 13:15, KJV Quote “Right is right even if no one is doing it; wrong is wrong even if everyone is doing it.” ~St. Augustine The Christian life is the high road which leads upward so it involves a climb and a struggle. As…

Living Above Sin

Scripture If we claim to be already free from sin, we lead ourselves astray and the truth has no place in our hearts. ~I John 1:8, Weymouth Quote The only way to live above sin in this world is to rent an apartment over a honky-tonk. ~Bob Harrington Our salvation involves all three tenses: past,…

I Want A Divorce

Scripture Who can say, “I have cleansed my heart; I am pure and free from sin”? ~Proverbs 20:9, NLT Quote A hungry dog had rather part with a T-bone steak than an unregenerate man part with his sin. ~Ray dis Comfort Solomon said,  Not a single person on earth is always good and never sins [Ecclesiastes…

The Conspiracy

Scripture Why are the nations {unbelievers] so angry? Why do they waste their time with futile plans? The kings {political leaders} prepare for battle; and the rulers {power brokers} plot together against the LORD and against His Anointed {Christ}. ~Psalm 2:1-2, NLT Quote God has conspired to overcome evil with good in human history via…

The Great Physician

Scripture In order that sin might be recognized as sin, it {sin} used what is good {law} to bring about my death {condemnation}, so that through the commandment sin might become utterly sinful. ~Romans 7:13 NIV Quote The proof of a foolish carnal man is this–He regards himself as spiritual and is pleased with himself.…

Sin Is A Parasite

Scripture Forsake your folly and live, and proceed in the way of understanding.” ~Proverbs 9:6, NASB Quote Folly and sin are always parasitic of the good that God has created. ~Robert Van Leeuwen We live in a culture that has become increasingly ungodly and relativistic. Moral relativism, the god of the day, insist that every person…

Stupid Children

Scripture “My people are foolish and do not know Me,” says the LORD. “They are stupid children who have no understanding. They are clever enough at doing wrong,but they have no idea how to do right!” ~Jeremiah 4:22, NLT Quote Sin is folly and the unrepentant sinner is the greatest of all fools. ~Morning Quotes…

Sin Is Stupid–Part One

Scripture We have sinned, even as our ancestors… When our ancestors were in Egypt, they gave no thought to Your miracles; they did not remember your many kindnesses, and they rebelled by the sea, the Red Sea. ~Psalm 106:6-7, NIV Quote Nothing is more venomous, harmful and devilish than rebellion. ~Martin Luther Psalm 106 begins…

When The Enemy Wins

Scripture The LORD loves those who hate evil; He keeps His loyal servants safe and rescues them from the power of the wicked. ~Psalm 97:10, REB Quote The key to a victorious life is to love God and hate evil. ~Ya’akov It amazes me in my daily bible reading; how often I come across the…

A Confessional

Scripture Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. ~James 5:16, NIV Quote Righteousness is on the side of the LORD our God but sin and shame belong to us. ~Baruch They say that confession…