THESE THINGS ARE WRITTEN, THAT WE SIN NOT

1Jn 2:1-2  “My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous: And he is the propitiation for our sins: and not for ours only, but also for the sins of the whole world.” Many times we … Continue reading THESE THINGS ARE WRITTEN, THAT WE SIN NOT

FAITHFUL AND JUST TO FORGIVE OUR SINS

1Jn 1:8-10  “If we say that we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us. If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness. If we say that we have not sinned, we make him a liar, and his … Continue reading FAITHFUL AND JUST TO FORGIVE OUR SINS

BLESSED IS THE MAN THAT TRUSTS IN THE LORD

Psa 84:12  “O LORD of hosts, blessed is the man that trusteth in thee.” As has been pointed out in other writings, there is significance to the word LORD being in all capital letters. This reflects the name Jehovah. It tells us that we are addressing the Self Existent and Eternal God of glory. We … Continue reading BLESSED IS THE MAN THAT TRUSTS IN THE LORD

AND ENOCH WALKED WITH GOD

Gen 5:21-24  “And Enoch lived sixty and five years, and begat Methuselah: And Enoch walked with God after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons and daughters: And all the days of Enoch were three hundred sixty and five years: And Enoch walked with God: and he was not; for God took him.” The scriptures do … Continue reading AND ENOCH WALKED WITH GOD

GROW IN GRACE AND KNOWLEDGE

2Pe 3:17-18  “Ye therefore, beloved, seeing ye know these things before, beware lest ye also, being led away with the error of the wicked, fall from your own stedfastness. But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and for ever. Amen.” Peter refers … Continue reading GROW IN GRACE AND KNOWLEDGE

SAFETY IN THE LONGSUFFERING OF GOD

2Pe 3:14-16  “Wherefore, beloved, seeing that ye look for such things, be diligent that ye may be found of him in peace, without spot, and blameless. And account that the longsuffering of our Lord is salvation; even as our beloved brother Paul also according to the wisdom given unto him hath written unto you; As also in … Continue reading SAFETY IN THE LONGSUFFERING OF GOD

WHAT MANNER OF PEOPLE SHOULD WE BE?

2Pe 3:11-13  Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy conversation and godliness, Looking for and hasting unto the coming of the day of God, wherein the heavens being on fire shall be dissolved, and the elements shall melt with fervent heat? Nevertheless we, according … Continue reading WHAT MANNER OF PEOPLE SHOULD WE BE?