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WHAT DO YOU HOPE TO SEE WHEN YOU STEP INTO ETERNITY?

SCRIPTURE: “I am the Living One; I was dead, and behold I am alive for ever and ever!  And I hold the keys of death and Hades.”   (Revelation 1:18) MEDITATION: Eternal life seems so unnatural to us from our perspective. However, this was God’s design before sin entered the world. With sin came its … Continue reading

WHAT DO YOU ANTICIPATE THE MOST?

SCRIPTURE: “But our citizenship is in heaven.  And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ.” (Philippians 3:20) MEDITATION: Have you ever been to a foreign country? If you have, and you didn’t know the native language, then you probably felt out of place. Seeing the sights was probably enjoyable, but you … Continue reading

WHEN CAN WE EXPECT JESUS TO RETURN FOR THE FINAL JUDGMENT?

SCRIPTURE: But mark this: There will be terrible times in the last days. People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, proud, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, without love, unforgiving, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, not lovers of the good,  treacherous, rash, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God—having a … Continue reading

WHEN CAN WE EXPECT JESUS TO RETURN FOR THE FINAL JUDGMENT?

SCRIPTURE: But mark this: There will be terrible times in the last days. People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, proud, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, without love, unforgiving, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, not lovers of the good,  treacherous, rash, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God—having a … Continue reading

ATTENDING WORSHIP SERVICES PLEASES GOD, BUT THERE’S MORE

SCRIPTURE: Therefore, I urge you, brothers, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God – this is your spiritual act of worship.   (Romans 12:1) MEDITATION: When Paul says, “in view of God’s mercy”, what does he mean? We have to look at the absence of … Continue reading

HAS THE INFLUENCE OF THE WORLD BLOWN OUT YOUR LIGHT?

SCRIPTURE: “Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in Heaven.”   (Matthew 5:16) MEDITATION: When we were children our parents had great concerns about how we looked and how we acted outside the house. Although it probably irritated us at the time, … Continue reading

TESTIMONY FROM K. MARIE

As my Blog (Bread For Believers) continues to acquire readers and followers, I have discovered that other people are also serving the Lord in various capacities. Recently a new follower joined and when I went to her Blog, I found an honest, straight forward testimony. With her approval, I am sharing this for others to … Continue reading

WHERE CAN YOU FIND THE OBJECT OF YOUR WORSHIP AND PRAISE?

SCRIPTURE: “He is not here, but is risen.”   (Luke 24:6) MEDITATION: There are many religions throughout the world but all of them, except one, are based on worshipping a creation and not the creator. Christianity however is based on worshipping the Co-creator, Jesus Christ. None of the other religions can point to the continued … Continue reading

HOW IMPORTANT IS IT TO HAVE SOMEONE WHO REALLY KNOWS YOU?

SCRIPTURE: Then I will tell them plainly, ‘I never knew you. Away from me, you evildoers!’ (Matthew 7:23) MEDITATION: You may have many friends in life, but isn’t it great when you have that one friend who really knows you? They know your feelings, your likes and dislikes, when you are sad, when you are … Continue reading

HOW DO YOU KNOW THAT YOU KNOW THE LORD?

SCRIPTURE: We know that we have come to know him if we keep his commands. Whoever says, “I know him,” but does not do what he commands is a liar, and the truth is not in that person. (1 John 2:3-4) MEDITATION: There are many folks who say they know the Lord, but do they? … Continue reading