Archive for January 2016

“Still in the Fight!”

Have you ever thought of Paul’s words in I Timothy 6:12, “Fight the good fight of faith,” and II Timothy 4:7, “I have fought a good fight?” Paul makes two profound statements by writing of how he was in a fight and how he encouraged Timothy to fight. The word fight and fought here both…

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“What Will You Do?”

Sitting here my mind ever wanders, Upon eternal truth do I surely ponder. The words of God, they seem to know, How you should walk and where you should go. Nothing else, it should seem, But from heaven it solely beams. Only read and apply, The truth and to not question why. From the word…

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“God Works in Mysterious Ways?” Part 4

Considering the three wills of God in the previous articles, may I ask, “What in the world is God doing in my life???” Thought I’d start will a bit of irony. Maybe it caused you to laugh and maybe it didn’t. Maybe you are in your own struggle to figure out God’s plan. I know…

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“God Works in Mysterious Ways?” Part 3

We now come to the final will of God and that is His Permissive will. Many will have an understanding of His Divine Will, simply because He’s God and we accept that He knows all. Many will also have an understanding of God’s Commanding Will and how it is simply what He desires for us…

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“God Works in Mysterious Ways?” Part 2

Previously we discussed how Joseph is a prime example regarding the Divine Will of God. We defined the Divine Will of God  by stating it is not known until afterwards. Joseph, we believe did not know what God’s plan was until later. In Genesis 50:20 he reveals the Divine Will of God was to save…

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God Works in Mysterious Ways??? Part 1

I’m sure you have heard the phrase, “God works in mysterious ways,” right? We have heard this phrase in the times when we are confused or mesmerized by events in our life. Now, as I believe Isaiah 55:8-9 perfectly, I also understand God’s desire to reveal Himself to us…at least to those who will believe.…

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“The Choice”

The sun rises from the east to begin another day, And I, I will again decide to whom I will obey. Will it be the Lord of glory to whom I submit, Or, will it be with the flesh I choose to sit? None other will choose for me, this choice I alone must make,…

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