Me, Jesus and CLARITY

How to connect with God.  Lessons I’ve learned. I once read in a book that said God speaks to you loud and clear. All we have to do is listen, feel, smell, touch,  to know God’s presence in your life.  Usually if your pondering something and your jawbone or temples hurt, it’s a nay!  But……if… Continue reading Me, Jesus and CLARITY

Thursdays Dose Of Knowledge ~ The Crucifixion Of Jesus

CRUCIFIXION WAS A BRUTAL, gruesome, and highly public form of capital punishment employed by various ancient societies as a deterrent.  Sometimes rulers ordered that members of rebel groups be crucified  dozens at a time, with crosses lining the roads.  When the Romans took control of the Mediterranean world, they perfected the science of crucifixion. The… Continue reading Thursdays Dose Of Knowledge ~ The Crucifixion Of Jesus

Winning With Praise

God inhibits the praise of his people and gives them victory through it. God will route the enemy, and he never has to lift a sword.   He will help you too.  Lift your voice in praise to him today, and watch as he helps you in a miraculous way.     Dear God, I… Continue reading Winning With Praise

Thursdays Dose of Knowledge ~ The Trails of Jesus

AFTER JESUS WAS ARRESTED in the Garden of Gethsemane,  he was taken before the Sanhedrin, the supreme religious counsel that consisted of key elders in the Jewish community in Jerusalem.  The Sanhedrin, which comprised both Sadducees and Pharisees, called several witnesses to give testimony against Jesus during this first phase of his trials, but Jesus… Continue reading Thursdays Dose of Knowledge ~ The Trails of Jesus

Thursdays Dose Of Knowledge ~ Judas Iscariot

ONE OF THE 12 Apostles of Jesus, Judas Iscariot served as treasurer of the group.  He betrayed Jesus by leading soldiers to the place where Jesus prayed.  Stricken with guilt over the betrayal,  he committed suicide.  We have no record of Judas’s background, except that he was the son of a man named Simon and… Continue reading Thursdays Dose Of Knowledge ~ Judas Iscariot

Thursdays Dose of Knowledge ~ Establishing The Sabbath

AFTER GOD’S SIX DAYS of creative activity, the bible says on the seventh day “God rested from all the work that he had done in creation” (Genesis 2:3).  The noun form of the verb ” to rest” is shabbat, which is the Hebrew name for the sabbath day. Thus we see that the observance of… Continue reading Thursdays Dose of Knowledge ~ Establishing The Sabbath

Thursdays Dose Of Knowledge ~Triumphant and Victorious

ON PALM SUNDAY Christians annually commemorate Jesus’ last entry into Jerusalem.  As described in Mark 11, after Jesus had sent his disciples to bring him a colt,  they put blankets on the animal, and Jesus sat upon it.  While Jesus entered Jerusalem on the colt, people put their cloaks and leafy branches on the path… Continue reading Thursdays Dose Of Knowledge ~Triumphant and Victorious

Thursday Dose of Knowledge – John The Baptist

JOHN WAS THE PROPHET who prepared the way for Jesus’ ministry.  Like his younger cousin Jesus, John had a miraculous birth foretold by an angel of the Lord.  Born to aged parents of a priestly family, John was destined to be “great in the sight of the Lord” (Luke 1:15), the angel said, echoing similar… Continue reading Thursday Dose of Knowledge – John The Baptist

Bear Fruit This Morning

For most people, the morning is the best time to memorize Scripture because one’s mind is fresh, alert, and free from distractions. There are many ways to memorize Scripture. Find the one that works best for you and begin hiding God’s Word in your heart so it may bring continual life and nourishment to you.… Continue reading Bear Fruit This Morning

Thursdays Dose Of Knowledge- Joseph, the Carpenter

HUSBAND OF MARY and stepfather of Jesus, Joseph played a crucial role in Jesus’ earthly birth.  Betrothed to Mary, he was shocked to learn she was pregnant.  Since he knew he was not the father, he planned to break their betrothal, but he planned to do it privately so there would not be too much… Continue reading Thursdays Dose Of Knowledge- Joseph, the Carpenter

God’s Commandments~ Exodus 20:1-17 (MSG)

JUST IN CASE WE FORGET! 20 1-2 God spoke all these words: I am God, your God,     who brought you out of the land of Egypt,     out of a life of slavery. 3 No other gods, only me. 4-6 No carved gods of any size, shape, or form of anything whatever, whether of things that fly or walk or… Continue reading God’s Commandments~ Exodus 20:1-17 (MSG)

Thursdays Dose of Knowledge ~ His Crowning Glory

GOD CREATED HUMANS on the sixth day as the culmination of all that he had brought into being.  They were created in his image and likeness, and he gave them “dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the air and over every living thing that moves upon the earth” (Genesis… Continue reading Thursdays Dose of Knowledge ~ His Crowning Glory

Thursdays Dose of Knowledge ~ The Tree of Knowledge

The Garden of Eden was a place of unimaginable beauty, prepared by God specifically for humans to enjoy.  It had trees that were “pleasant to the sight and good for food” (Genesis 2:9), it was watered well by four rivers, and it abounded in precious metals and stones.  All of this was for the humans… Continue reading Thursdays Dose of Knowledge ~ The Tree of Knowledge

ROMANS 5:8-10

     God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.        Much more then, having now been justified by His blood, we shall be saved from wrath through Him.      For if when we were enemies we were reconciled to God through… Continue reading ROMANS 5:8-10

Times When You Are Spiritually Disconnected

Deuteronomy 8:11-14 (ERV) Don’t Forget What the Lord Did 11 “Be careful. Don’t forget the Lord your God! Be careful to obey the commands, laws, and rules that I give you today. 12 Then you will have plenty to eat, and you will build good houses and live in them. 13 Your cattle, sheep, and goats will grow large.… Continue reading Times When You Are Spiritually Disconnected

1 Samuel 16:7 (GW)

But the LORD told Samuel, “Don’t look at his appearance or how tall he is, because I have rejected him. God does not see as humans see. Humans look at outward appearances, but the LORD looks into the heart.”