Cut to the heart

Cut to the heart
Acts 2 36 Therefore let all the house of Israel know for certain that God has made Him both Lord and [ai]Christ—this Jesus whom you crucified.” The Ingathering 37 Now when they heard this, they were [aj]pierced to the heart, and said to Peter and the rest of the apostles, “[ak]Brethren, [al]what shall we do?” 38 Peter said ...

Watching The Walls Five

Watching The Walls Five
We are prone to negligence, instead of prone to obedience.   Open up the Word, read it, let the Holy Spirit direct you and obey. If the Word says ‘Go into the world and make disciples of all nations’ do so. If the Word says ‘Love’, ‘Give’ do so. Instead of defaulting to a mentality ...

Watching The Walls Four

Watching The Walls Four
Wall watch report © The cost of worldly living and thinking is too high. Chasing after the Jones, will never be enough. We give up too much chasing worldly pursuits, family, good works, intimacy with our savior. It’s a pursuit / reward system. When we chase this life we pursue it, get our reward now, ...

Watching The Wall Three

Watching The Wall Three
Wall watch report ™©® Is our sight of the kingdom skewed? Take the worship wells as an example. We have been doing them for about four years, and besides the first few we have seen little in the way of ‘results’ if we look through earthly eyes. It’s easy to get discouraged and go through ...

Watching The Wall Two

Watching The Wall Two
Kenn Gibson: Wall watch report ©™ I can’t shake the feeling that we are too worldly minded. According to the Word God has set eternity in our hearts , yet I spend more time worrying about doctors bills I have no idea how I am going to pay, rather than know God is good and ...

Watching The Walls One

Watching The Walls One
Wall watching report © Reading through Ecclesiastes: Everything is meaningless….. Except living for God, I feel God is calling us deeper to a place of surrender, obedience, fulfillment and joy. It requires us to abandon the meaninglessness of life and pursue meaning in Him. Solomon says that all pursuits for joy and contentment “under the ...

Ecclesiastes One

Ecclesiastes One
Ecclesiastes 1 New American Standard Bible (NASB) The Futility of All Endeavor 1 The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem. 2 “[a]Vanity of vanities,” says the Preacher, “[b]Vanity of vanities! All is [c]vanity.” 3 What advantage does man have in all his work Which he does under the sun? 4 A generation goes and ...

it works 1

it works
For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God; 9not as a result of works, so that no one may boast. 10For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand so that we would walk in them – Ephesians ...

foolishness

foolishness
The message of the cross is foolish to those who are headed for destruction! But we who are being saved know it is the very power of God. (1 Corinthians 1:18) Here’s a thought. The Word mentions that the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, we often take this scripture and apply it ...

Action!

Action!
Passivity is a terrible thing, but, it’s something I identify with. My nature is that of a very easy-going person, I don’t get to ruffled by things, however as my wife says to me it takes be forever to get going.   Basically I procrastinate. While my personality has its uses, my lack of urgency ...