February 2016 Words of Life (Week 2)

It is the Spirit who gives life; the flesh profits nothing. The words that I speak to you are spirit, and they are life. John 6:63           Moses made an observation in Psalm 90:10 about the children of Israel, noting they were living to be 70 and if they were strong they lived […]

February 2016 Words of Life (Week 1)

And the Lord said, “My Spirit shall not strive with man forever, for he is indeed flesh; yet his days shall be one hundred and twenty years.  Genesis 6:3           If you want to walk in complete agreement with the Lord, you must believe all that he says in His Word (Amos 3:3, Proverbs 30:5).  […]

January 2016 Words of Life (Week 4)

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, And the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.  Proverbs 9:10             The Bible states that the fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom (Psalms 111:10, Proverbs 1:7, & Proverbs 9:10).  So what does it mean to fear the Lord?  Proverbs 8:13 which says, “The fear of the Lord is to hate evil; Pride and arrogance and the evil way and the […]

January 2016 Words of Life (Week 3)

For My yoke is easy and My burden is light.    Matthew 11:30           Iniquities, and not righteousness, bring forth afflictions (Psalm 107:17).  God never intended for us to sin and commit iniquities.  Psalm 38:4 says that our iniquities are like a heavy burden and are too heavy for us.  According to Jesus in […]

January 2016 Words of Life (Week 2)

The Power of the Word Before I was afflicted I went astray, but now I keep Your word.    Psalm 119:67           Psalm 107:17, “Fools, because of their transgression, and because of their iniquities, were afflicted.” and Psalm 119:67 above paint a picture that iniquities, or sin, cause afflictions.  This sometimes is […]

January 2016 Words of Life (Week 1)

The Power of the Word Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path. Psalm 119:105           The longest chapter in the Bible is Psalm 119.  So what was the message that the Lord wanted to get across in Psalm 119 that needed 176 verses?  The chapter’s title […]

December 2015 Words of Life (Week 4)

Getting on the Path of Life He will be the sure foundation for your times, a rich store of salvation and wisdom and knowledge; the fear of the Lord is the key to this treasure. Isaiah 33:6           When you accept Jesus as your Lord and savior by confessing and believing (Romans 10:9-10), you are walking in […]

December 2015 Words of Life (Week 3)

Walking in God’s Promises Whatever I tell you in the dark, speak in the light…  Matthew 10:27        A multitude of angels appeared to shepherds stating the Savior of the world had been born.  The angels praised God before they returned to Heaven.  Then the shepherds hastily went to find baby Jesus.  Once […]

December 2015 Words of Life (Week 2)

Staying on Your Path of Righteousness/Obedience (Week 2) There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way of death. Proverbs 14:12 & Proverbs 16:25 (NKJV) The Lord wants to instruct us in every area of our life. He does not want us basing our decisions on what other people are doing or […]

December 2015 Words of Life (Week 1)

Staying on Your Path of Righteousness/Obedience (Week 1) So you will walk in the way of good men [that is, those of personal integrity, moral courage and honorable character], And keep to the paths of the righteous (obedient). Proverbs 2:20 (Amplified) You are to walk in the ways of good men, not their paths.  The […]