Archive for the ‘Galatians’ Category

Suffering for Jesus?

Galatians 4 12 Brethren, I urge you to become like me, for I became like you. You have not injured me at all. 13 You know that because of physical infirmity I preached the gospel to you at the first. 14 And my trial which was in my flesh you did not despise or reject, […]

Discrepancy? Or lack in understanding?

A wise man pointed me to this scripture the other day, making the case that Paul did not immediately preach but instead went away and returned later to preach in Damascus. Galatians 1 15 But when it pleased God, who separated me from my mother’s womb and called me through His grace, 16 to reveal […]

It’s for freedom, you set us free!

I want to point out another piece of this scripture we read yesterday. Even in the midst of persecution, joy can be had. However, it is when the word of God is at work. When there are salvations and healings taking place for the glory of God. People are being set free. Acts 8 7 […]

Would God Wear a Rolex

Matthew 26:6While Jesus was in Bethany in the home of Simon the Leper, 7a woman came to him with an alabaster jar of very expensive perfume, which she poured on his head as he was reclining at the table. 8When the disciples saw this, they were indignant. “Why this waste?” they asked. 9“This perfume could […]

Do not grow weary.

So we closed out our series in our church entitled “The Harvest.” I was talking to my Pastor and expressing the hardest part was staying the course believing even when you are not seeing results. He reminded me of the scripture “do not grow weary in well doing.” So of course this morning i looked it […]

Dispute: Round 3

This is Paul talking to Peter about the very same thing we are reading in Acts. Galations 2:14 When I saw that they were not acting in line with the truth of the gospel, I said to Cephas in front of them all, “You are a Jew, yet you live like a Gentile and not like a […]