The Pastor’s Desk

I AM READY TO PREACH THE GOSPEL

Rom 1:14-17  “I am debtor both to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians; both to the wise, and to the unwise. So, as much as in me is, I am ready to preach the gospel to you that are at Rome also. For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power … Continue reading I AM READY TO PREACH THE GOSPEL

I LONG TO SEE YOU

Rom 1:11-13  “For I long to see you, that I may impart unto you some spiritual gift, to the end ye may be established; That is, that I may be comforted together with you by the mutual faith both of you and me. Now I would not have you ignorant, brethren, that oftentimes I purposed to come … Continue reading I LONG TO SEE YOU

I THANK MY GOD FOR YOU ALL

Rom 1:8-10  “First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you all, that your faith is spoken of throughout the whole world. For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, that without ceasing I make mention of you always in my prayers; Making request, if by any … Continue reading I THANK MY GOD FOR YOU ALL

THE CALLED OF JESUS CHRIST

Rom 1:5-7  “By whom we have received grace and apostleship, for obedience to the faith among all nations, for his name: Among whom are ye also the called of Jesus Christ: To all that be in Rome, beloved of God, called to be saints: Grace to you and peace from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus … Continue reading THE CALLED OF JESUS CHRIST

A SERVANT OF JESUS CHRIST

Rom 1:1-4  “Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, separated unto the gospel of God, (Which he had promised afore by his prophets in the holy scriptures,) Concerning his Son Jesus Christ our Lord, which was made of the seed of David according to the flesh; And declared to be the Son of God … Continue reading A SERVANT OF JESUS CHRIST

FINALLY, BRETHREN, FAREWELL

2Co 13:11-14  “Finally, brethren, farewell. Be perfect, be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace shall be with you. Greet one another with an holy kiss. All the saints salute you. The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the communion of the … Continue reading FINALLY, BRETHREN, FAREWELL

WE CAN DO NOTHING AGAINST THE TRUTH

2Co 13:8-10  “For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth. For we are glad, when we are weak, and ye are strong: and this also we wish, even your perfection. Therefore I write these things being absent, lest being present I should use sharpness, according to the power which the Lord hath given … Continue reading WE CAN DO NOTHING AGAINST THE TRUTH

EXAMINE YOURSELVES

2Co 13:4-7  “For though he was crucified through weakness, yet he liveth by the power of God. For we also are weak in him, but we shall live with him by the power of God toward you. Examine yourselves, whether ye be in the faith; prove your own selves. Know ye not your own selves, how … Continue reading EXAMINE YOURSELVES

I WILL NOT SPARE

2Co 13:1-3  “This is the third time I am coming to you. In the mouth of two or three witnesses shall every word be established. I told you before, and foretell you, as if I were present, the second time; and being absent now I write to them which heretofore have sinned, and to all other, … Continue reading I WILL NOT SPARE

THINK YE THAT WE EXCUSE OURSELVES

2Co 12:18-21  “I desired Titus, and with him I sent a brother. Did Titus make a gain of you? walked we not in the same spirit? walked we not in the same steps? Again, think ye that we excuse ourselves unto you? we speak before God in Christ: but we do all things, dearly beloved, for … Continue reading THINK YE THAT WE EXCUSE OURSELVES