A spiritual gift, as defined by the Greek from the new testament says it is “a divine gratuity, deliverance from danger or passion; specifically, a spiritual endowment, that is subjectively a religious qualification or objectively a miraculous faculty. It is a free gift.” Spiritual gifts are given by the Holy Spirit, but the administrations… Continue reading How To Discover Your Spiritual Gift
As I was seeking God this morning, the following scripture came to mind. I typed it in the Contemporary English Version because that is the easiest for me to understand. Hope that is ok with you. The promise to enter the place of rest is still good, and we must take care that none of… Continue reading Word Of Encouragement For 2-22-16
As I started to write an article this morning on my favorite Bible verse, which is Matthew 6:33, I got sidetracked on a different Bible study. Matthew 6:33 states: “But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.” I kept finding verses… Continue reading The Kingdom Of God vs. The Kingdom Of Heaven
A spiritual gift, as defined by the Greek from the new testament says it is “a divine gratuity, deliverance from danger or passion; specifically a spiritual endowment, that is subjectively a religious qualification or objectively a miraculous faculty. It is a free gift.” There are diversities of gifts but the same spirit, that is the… Continue reading Is There A Spiritual Gift Just For You?
It was laid on my heart a couple weeks ago to study the word “grace”, but as I often do, I procrastinated. I finally got some time last night and pulled out my Strong’s concordance to look up the word grace. Well ok, I must confess, I pulled not the concordance out, but the scriptures on… Continue reading What Wikipedia May Not Tell You About Grace
There is a secret realm God wants to show you. It doesn’t belong to the rich and powerful, in fact, it doesn’t matter where in life you might find yourself. Whether you’re in A very good place Or maybe even A not-so-good space God can pull You up from the grave And set you on… Continue reading What Can Separate Us From The Love Of God?
Join me for my guest post at achristianmindset.org where I talk about the three types of love described in the new testament along with a lot of other goodies about “love”.
Today we have a guest post from my friend and fellow author Walter Kahler. I think this is an extremely well-written article and am very proud that he chose this subject for his guest post on my site. Thank you, Walter. What is our holy purpose? Obedience? An active faith? Spreading the Gospel? Those are… Continue reading Our Holy Purpose
Parenthetically speaking, we all like to receive gifts and possessions in life. If you say you don’t, then you are probably the exception to the rule. Who doesn’t secretly wish they had a better car, bigger house, nicer education, clothes, jewelry, electronics, the list could go on infinitely. I know we all have… Continue reading Are You Cut Out For Some Outstanding Receiving?
Today we have a guest post from my son, Dustin Owens. It is a poem he has written to his future wife. Dustin is a singer, songwriter, musician and poet. I am so intoxicated By your love It’s like watching a feather fall From the wing of a dove The sun shines down From above… Continue reading To My Future Spouse