None of us, not even Israel in the wilderness, actually know how food fell from heaven except that it was an act of God. We know that food as manna. What started it all? Israel did not have food to eat and they complained to Moses. Moses then fell before God and earnestly prayed, and God answered him. The next morning
“And hearing this, Jesus said to them, ‘It is not those who are healthy who need a physician, but those who are sick; I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners’” (Mark 2:17).
While interpreting the verse it is obvious what it says. One way to understand it is all are sinners and Jesus came to save them
Entertaining sin will eventually bring failure in life. It is true that all men sinned and that believers too become imperfect if not for the blood of Christ. However, men that entertain sin do so deliberately. They predetermine in their hearts to work against morality. All people that sin without Christ fearlessly continue
“And in the morning, ‘There will be a storm today, for the sky is red and threatening.’ Do you know how to discern the appearance of the sky, but cannot discern the signs of the times?” (Matt. 16:3).
Jesus teaches us an important lesson from this passage. Men are to use their common sense. It is one of the important
“The LORD said to Satan, ‘Where have you come from?’ Then Satan answered the LORD and said, ‘From roaming about on the earth and walking around on it’” (Job 2:2).
This discourse between God and Satan shows they both converse with each other with God’s people as the focal point. It is clear that Satan sees
How do you prepare yourself for a time of adversity? No one can predict what harsh environment surrounds us and when. Life can always fall to adversity and at some point it will certainly face times that are unjustifiable. It is always difficult to handle adversity. We tend to lose our senses. It is very difficult for
One of the key qualities required for a child of God is finding favor in the eyes of people. It is often the quality not considered and is one of the essential qualities to becoming an example for Christ. Of the two most important things in which one is finding God’s favor the other is finding the favor of men. Jesus
“And they brought to Him a paralytic lying on a bed. Seeing their faith, Jesus said to the paralytic, ‘Take courage, son; your sins are forgiven’” (Matt. 9:2).
The greatest value of faith in Jesus Christ more than other things is the receiving of the forgiveness of sins. It gives life to man born in the flesh
Discouragement is the greatest enemy (diluent) of strength. It crumbles a person completely insofar as it can lead him to total failure. It begins by killing his inner potency and then makes the outer man completely useless. The longer men spend in it the greater the loss incurred. It appears from situations that are
“This Ezra went up from Babylon, and he was a scribe skilled in the law of Moses, which the LORD God of Israel had given; and the king granted him all he requested because the hand of the LORD his God was upon him” (Ezra 7:6).
The best thing a believer of Christ can have is the acceptance and companionship of God Almighty