God’s Love as Victory

April 16, 2017 Sunday School Commentary God’s Love As Victory Devotional Reading: Luke 24:1-12 Highlighted Text: John 20: 1-10 Key Verse:  "Then went in also that other disciple, which came first to the sepulchre, and he saw, and believed" (John 20:8). Some people believe that we are who say we are just because we tell … Continue reading God’s Love as Victory

God’s Saving Love in Christ

Lesson Guide, Direction God’s Saving Love in Christ Devotional Reading: Titus 3:1-7 Highlighted Text –  John 3:1-16 Key Verse -  “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life” (John 3:16). As we vastly approach the commemoration of the … Continue reading God’s Saving Love in Christ

God as Our Shepherd

God as Our Shepherd Devotional Reading: John 10:11-18 Highlighted Text –  Psalm 23 Key Verse -  “The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want” (Psalm 23:1). Do you know how much God cares for you?  If I asked you how much does God love you, more than likely you would be able to give … Continue reading God as Our Shepherd

God’s Love Manifested

Devotional Reading: 1 John 4:16b-21;  Highlighted Text –  John 15:1-17 Key Verse -  “This is my commandment, That ye love one another, as I have loved you” (John 15:12). As others, I can appreciate a good glass of wine. And we are familiar with the famous Bible scene when Jesus turned water into wine. My … Continue reading God’s Love Manifested

Process of Purging

"But I see another law in my members, warring against the law of my mind and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members" (Romans 7:23, KJV). "Those controlled by the sinful nature cannot please God" (Romans 8:8, NIV). Every Christian has experienced Paul's struggle that caused him a … Continue reading Process of Purging

All I Have is Oil

“Your servant has nothing there at all,” she said, “except a little oil.” -2 Kings 4:2b If you have ever heard the passage of the widow woman preached, then you probably instantly recognized the quoted text. Often when we hear it or read it we may not relate to it if we are not widows … Continue reading All I Have is Oil

Alpha and Omega

November 27, 2016 Sunday School Commentary Lesson Guide, Direction Alpha and Omega Devotional Reading: Revelation 1:4b-8 Highlighted Text –  Revelation 22:12-21 Key Verse -  “I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end, the first and the last” (Revelation 22:13). During the holiday season is when we tend to be more thankful, loving and … Continue reading Alpha and Omega

Everything’s Brand New

November 6, 2016 Sunday School Commentary Lesson Guide, Direction Everything’s Brand New Devotional Reading: Revelation 7:13-17 Highlighted Text –  Revelation 21:1-8 Key Verse -  “And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former  … Continue reading Everything’s Brand New

The Creator of the Unexplainable

“O LORD our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth! who hast set thy glory above the heavens” (Psalm 8:1, KJV). Recently, I read articles and other literature on how scientists and theologians have been trying for centuries to understand the dynamics of life, nature and mankind. I do believe that at … Continue reading The Creator of the Unexplainable

Declaring My Mind to Believe

“Who hopes for what he already has? But if we hope for what we do not yet have, we wait for it patiently.” Romans 8:24c-25 NIV Yesterday, I published a post entitled, “I Prayed…Now What?” that focused on our state of mind the day after Sunday when the ‘spiritual residue’ starts to fade. In that … Continue reading Declaring My Mind to Believe