Devotional: ‘Resisting the Enemy’

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It would be frightening to know the amount of spiritual warfare that is constantly occurring around us. On one side is the army of Satan, plotting and scheming ways to destroy us. In opposition to them is the army of heaven fighting on our behalf. Day and night this spiritual battle rages on.

I am thankful to know that the Lord is on my side and that He assigns His angels to watch over me.  Hebrews 12:14 says that angels are ‘ministering spirits sent to serve those who will inherit salvation.’

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Devotional: ‘Casting All Your Care Upon Him’

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Sometimes it’s hard not to worry. When there are issues in life that are pressing down upon us, it’s hard to not let anxiety rule us. Yet God’s Word encourages us to not worry, but instead to place all of our cares upon the Lord.

“Casting all your care upon him; for he careth for you.”  (1 Peter 5:7)

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Sunday Sermon: ‘Choosing the Right Path’

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This morning I have chosen to entitle my message, ‘Choosing the Right Path.’ A few years ago, many were telling us that it doesn’t matter which path you choose because all paths lead us to the same destination. Today there those who are telling us that it doesn’t matter which path you choose because all paths lead to nowhere. But the Bible tells us something very different.

Proverbs 4:10 Hear, O my son, and receive my sayings; and the years of thy life shall be many. 11 I have taught thee in the way of wisdom; I have led thee in right paths.

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Devotional: ‘The Applause of Heaven’      

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Have you ever wished that you were an Olympic athlete competing in honor of your country? I do every time I watch the Olympics. I’m not sure which would be the greatest thrill – to receive the gold medal or to stand on the podium as they play our country’s national anthem. Recently, I read a very inspiring story about the Winter Olympics of 1964. Let me share it with you.

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Devotional: ‘Shooting Live Ammunition’        

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Many years ago, there was a young man by the name of Roy who was serving in the military. One night Roy was invited to attend a Bible study. During the evening the leader of the group asked each man to share his favorite Bible verse and then a word of testimony concerning it. As Roy sat there listening to the others, he was filled with horror. He could not think of one single verse to share.

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Devotional: ‘Ridding Ourselves of Our Enemies’    

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Many years ago, a young woman married a man, but because of their youth, they needed to begin their marriage by living with his parents. From the very first day there seemed to be a power-struggle between the new bride and her mother-in-law. Finally, it reached the point to where the young woman decided to do something drastic.

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Devotional: ‘Jehovah is Still God’    

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Many years ago, there was a young woman by the name of Gladys who desired to be a missionary to China. Though her motives were pure and her desire was worthy, she received little encouragement from her friends or family. Yet Gladys persevered and after many years or hard work and sacrifice, she raised enough money to pay her own way to China and begin her life as a missionary.

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