Daily Devotionals

The Power of Binding and Loosing

The Power of Binding and Loosing is in Your Mouth

Friday November 17, 2023   Matthew 18:17 Verily I say unto you, Whatsoever ye shall bind on earth shall be bound in heaven: and whatsoever ye shall loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven. In this passage, Jesus was letting the disciples know that the Lord had taken the power to bind and loose things in the earth, and given it to them. That power is with you, now. However, we still see so many Christians trying to get heaven to bind and loose things for them in their lives. They cry to Him time and time again. The book of Romans tells us the same thing, because it is important. Romans 10:6-7 But the righteousness based on faith says, “Do not say in your heart, ‘Who will ascen... »

the most important trait

The Most Important Trait

Wednesday October 25, 2023 James 1:2-4 My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations; Knowing this, that the trying of your faith worketh patience. But let patience have [her] perfect work, that ye may be perfect and entire, wanting nothing. In the verse above, the Apostle James makes a very strong claim. He says that if we allow PATIENCE to take over, we will be perfect and entire, wanting NOTHING. Wow. But what really is this virtue that James says is super powerful in our Christian walk? The Greek word translated ‘patience’ in this passage is the word ‘hupomone’. Here is its meaning, according to the Greek-English dictionary. 1) endurance, perseveran... »

a mouth and wisdom

A Mouth and Wisdom

A MOUTH AND WISDOM Friday October 20, 2023 Dear brothers, is your life full of DIFFICULTIES and temptations? Then be happy, for when the way is rough, your patience has a chance to grow. So let it grow, and don’t try to squirm out of your problems. For when your patience is finally in full bloom, then you will be ready for anything, strong in character, full and complete. If you want to know what God wants you to do, ask him, and he will gladly tell you, for he is always ready to give a bountiful supply of wisdom to all who ask him; he will not resent it. James 1:2-5 TLB What is the right response to difficulties or challenges? James tells us above that it is HAPPINNESS, or JOY. Why is... »

October 2023 – The Month Of Joy!

October 2023 – The Month Of Joy!

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law. And they that are Christ’s have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts. Galatians 5:22-24 The Bible tells us that when we walk in the Spirit, we will not fulfill the works of the flesh. The fruit of the spirit, which produce the spirit walk, are laid out by the Apostle Paul in the verse above. The fruit of the spirit are extremely important to our growth and results in Christ Jesus. Apostle Peter talks about an extremely similar concept in the book of 2nd Peter. He said this about the fruit: For if these things be in you, and abound, ... »

arguing God's Word

Arguing God’s Word

But abstain from foolish debates, from tales of genealogies, from contentions and from the contests of the Scribes, for there is no profit in them and such things are worthless. Titus 3:9 ABPE A lot of times these days, you see people arguing about Christian doctrine and issues online and sometimes offline.   In our opening verse, the Apostle Paul says there is actually little or no profit in such arguments.   Most of the time, you can remember being blessed when you and someone discussed the Word of God in a calm manner; however, if you try to remember when you argued about the Word with someone, you will notice that it has never really blessed you. Think about it. This is why P... »