Tag: Suffering

26
Mar

God of the Eternal

2 Corinthians 4:14 (NKJV) – “Knowing that He who raised up the Lord Jesus will also raise us up with Jesus, and will present us with you” Like Paul, the apostle, we have all been in situations where we felt we were at the end of the rope. Where we were just unable to deal […]

04
Mar

Temporary Suffering, Permanent Grace

1 Peter 5:10 “May the God of all grace, who called us to His eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after you have suffered a while, perfect, establish, strengthen, and settle you.” The harsh reality of life on earth is that we all face trouble but the good news is that we don’t have to face […]

09
Oct

CHILDREN OF ANOTHER WORLD

1 John 3:1 – “Behold what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called children of God!… The world does not know us, because it did not know Him.” Behold, ponder, think about how much love God the Father has given us for believing in His son, which instantly […]

02
Oct

The Reward to Obedience

John 15:10 – “If you keep my commandments, you will abide in My love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and abide in His love.” The dictionary defines obedience as “compliance with an order, request, or law, or submission to another’s authority”.  To what extent are we willing to obey and comply with God’s commandments?  Jesus “was” […]

01
May

Diffusers of Heavenly Fragrance

2 Corinthians 2:14 Now thanks be to God who always leads us in triumph in Christ, and through us diffuses the fragrance of His knowledge in every place. One of the most powerful senses we have is the sense of smell. Take for instance the smell of a baby which is so distinct. You’ve probably […]

24
Mar

There is immense joy in suffering

But rejoice inasmuch as you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed. 1 Peter 4:13  (KJV) What a glorious God we serve .A God who leads us not just in our joys but also in our sufferings. So why despair when He is always by our side. […]