When Jesus ascended into heaven, He gave us His final command, to proclaim His Gospel to all nations. But what does that look like and how do we accomplish such a challenging task? In this final chapter in the Gospel of Matthew, Jesus maps out for us how we are to proclaim His Message.
Sin comes knocking at the door, Every day Temptation beckons me. It wants to come in to kill me, To destroy is the goal of Sin. Its knocks burden me greatly, I'm tormented by its repeated calls. I called out to the Lord for help, For rescue, I pleaded to the Almighty. My Divine King … Continue reading To My God, My Soul Belongs
The soil of my heart was hard indeed, No seed can grow within my spirit. For sin has hardened my soul, My spirit became like concrete. Only the Gardener can till me, The Lord Jesus alone can save me. With His cross, He breaks the soil, The ground is watered by His blood. Now my … Continue reading The Divine Gardener
My life was in multiple places, I was stretched in wide spaces. I felt as if I had no worth, For no fruit from my goals have come forth. My life was driven by what I did, Only to find it worthless as lead. But now I know the truth of it all, God sees … Continue reading In Christ, I’m Redeemed
I'm a tender branch connected to the Vine, Secure in the Jesus, a delicate soul am I. In the Vine, I produce much fruit, Full of life am I in the Lord Christ. The winds pull at my link, My connection is nearly torn by Satan. I cry out for rescue from the tempest, Out … Continue reading Full Life in the Vine
Torment consumes my soul, My hearts is torn to pieces. Pride has become my companion, My close friend is now Sadness. They compel me to do what I hate, What I despise, they lead me to do. Their temptations lead me astray, They take me from the path with their lures. I follow their lead … Continue reading God Saves Me From Dismay
I'm under attack by sin, Transgression has me under siege. It lures me to join the darkness, In the evil revelry, it tempts me. But I refuse to give in, I resist the call to slavery. Yet the attacks continue all around me, The siege of sin seems to have no end. I'm burdened by … Continue reading Standing Against Sin
This is a guest post which discusses how God solved the problem in loving both the offender and the offended.
Mighty are you oh Lord, My God you are all powerful. You know all things my King, Nothing is hidden from the Almighty. His judgments are always just, Pure justice does the Lord enforce. Everywhere I go, I behold my God, I see my Savior in all aspects of life. In the Almighty, I find … Continue reading The Might of the Lord
Will You Save the World? Consider this scenario with me. Suppose you and the whole world are going to die of a fatal disease. However, you were given the cure to this plague and you were saved from death. Yet everyone else will die unless you go out and give them this cure. What would … Continue reading Spreading the Good News