Overcoming

Run With Patience

“Therefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us.”    ~   Hebrews 12:1                   …

The Spirit of Faith….

“We having the same spirit of faith…”   ~  2 Corinthians 4:13                                     The Bible tells us that Caleb had “another spirit with him”.  He had a totally different spirit about him than the other ten spies sent to spy…

The power of consistency…

Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.                                  ~  Hebrews 13:8                 We need to be very thankful that God Almighty is consistent.  That Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.  That God doesn’t change the plan of salvation every other day or so.  Consistency is a part of who He is.  You…

Temporary Setbacks

“Wherefore we would have come unto you, even I Paul, once and again; but satan hindered us.”               ~     I Thessalonians 2:18                    Have you ever felt like you’ve experienced a setback?  That’s what the apostle Paul is talking…

Put On The New Man

“And be renewed in the spirit of your mind, and that you put on the new man which was created according to God, in true righteousness and holiness.”  ~  Ephesians 4:23-24               When we come to Christ we need to have our whole way of thinking about ourselves renewed.  We have to stop thinking in terms of our…

Spiritual Warfare….

“Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings hast Thou ordained strength because of Thine enemies, that Thou mightest still the enemy and the avenger.”    ~  Psalm 8:2  ~                     When it comes to spiritual warfare one of the greatest weapons we have is the weapon of praise.  Perhaps you’ve never thought of praise as a weapon.  To some…

Running Your Race….

“Declaring the end from the beginning, and from ancient time the things that are not yet done, saying, My counsel shall stand, and I will do all My pleasure.”        ~  Isaiah 46:10                  One interesting thing about God is that He declares the end from the beginning, but He doesn’t do the end from the beginning. …