Minister Articles (Page 36)

Bread Alone

Jesus, in the flesh like we are in the flesh. Subject to all of the same needs and desires which we have in our physical body. He was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil. God allowed this. God brought him to this place. He did not eat anything…

Prayer

1 Thessalonians 5:17: Pray without ceasing. This is a short verse in the Bible. It’s a verse that can help us understand why Jesus never gave up. There are many recorded prayers in the Bible. Jesus prayed before and after important occasions. When you look at the prayers of Jesus, you will see that everyday…

Because He Lives

How sweet to hold a newborn baby, And feel the pride and joy he gives; But greater still the calm assurance: This child can face uncertain days because He Lives! Those words come to my mind often as I see so many of our new babies. They have been a constant thought as I have…

Bring It Here

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest” – Matthew 11:28 Having two girls, it has been my mission in life to make sure that they are independent. I want them to be able to do things for themselves. I want them to not have to rely…

Pure in Heart

  Blessed are the pure in heart; for they shall see God.  – Matthew 5:8 Many people today wonder why they can’t see God or the things that he does. The answer is in Matthew and it’s pretty clear. Jesus tells the people that those who are able to see God, whether in this life…

Ex Cathedra

This is today’s “word of the day” from Merriam-Webster. Ex Cathedra – “by virtue of or in the exercise of one’s office or position.” Mirriam – Webster also added this historical note: Ex cathedra is a Latin phrase, meaning not “from the cathedral” but “from the chair.” The phrase does have religious origins though: it…

Believe in God

God, after He spoke long ago to the fathers in the prophets in many portions and in many ways,in these last days has spoken to us in His Son,whom He appointed heir of all things, through whom also He made the world. (Heb 1:1-2) I believe in God.” “I believe in Jesus.” These words are…

Where Am I Leading

 But prove yourselves doers of the word, and not merely hearers who delude themselves. James 1:22 There is a question that many of us have wondered about – Where is it leading? I sometimes wonder when I am making a lesson, where am I leading them? As I teach my kids, I wonder as well.…

Caroling: Psalms 27: 5-7

Yesterday was my first time to go Christmas caroling. I had so much fun! My family and I felt so good after caroling that we just kept singing on our way home. This was the baby’s first time as well, and she just wanted us to keep singing.  This was a great experience for our…