God's Character

Saturday, November 8, 2014

The prophet Jeremiah is the author of the book of Lamentations in the Old Testament.   This book, records the horrendous devastation of the Kingdom of Judah, when Babylonian warriors conquered Judah.  Judah’s people were killed or taken off to Babylon as slaves.  Hard times had come from the heavy blow of vicious Babylonian warriors.  That is why Lamentations is called the book of weeping.


Saturday, October 11, 2014

When a child realizes that things aren’t going as expected, they want the luxury of calling a “Do-Over.” Wouldn’t it be great if we could, actually, have that privilege?


Thursday, June 12, 2014

The word sealed, as used in the New Testament, is a powerful word.  It, also, is the powerful vocal point of Paul’s message. 

In Ephesians 1:12 and 15, we see that Paul is talking about the Lord Jesus, who is the person we trusted and believed.  And, because we trust and believe in Jesus, we are sealed with the Holy Spirit. 

Sealed by the Holy Spirit means that we belong to God.  Ephesians 4:30 tells us that the Holy Spirit of God sealed us for the day of redemption.  And I Corinthians 23:16 tells us that the Spirit of God dwells in us.  Paul tells us that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God…