Overcoming Guilt

What is guilt? Here are two definitions. Guilt is the fact or state of having committed an offense, crime, violation, or wrong, especially against moral or penal law.  Guilt is a feeling of responsibility or remorse for some offense, crime, wrong,etc., whether real or imagined. When we have offended someone, broken a law, or sinned against God,…

Overcoming Fear

We fear what we cannot control. Situations and circumstances of life can paralyze us with fear. Fear can control your thoughts and emotions, and it can take a toll on your health. Fear is an emotional, mental, physical and spiritual battle. God can help you overcome fear. The same power that raised Jesus from the dead…

Totally Give Yourself to God

The call to follow Jesus is a high calling. It is filled with growth, blessing and sacrifice, and will continue throughout the rest of our lives. If you are a follower of Jesus, you are making a commitment to totally give yourself to God. The apostle Paul, one of the most influential leaders in Christianity…

At Jesus’ Return, Be Found Faithful

If Jesus returns to earth during your lifetime, what do you want him to find you doing? As for me, I want to be found faithful. For each of us, it’s a matter first and foremost of whether or not we are saved. My saving faith in Jesus rests in his completed on the cross, where he…

Be Ready for Jesus’ Return

When Jesus describes the end times, he implores those who will listen to be ready for his return and to be found faithful serving him at the time of his return. Be ready and be faithful. In this post, we will discuss how and why we should be ready. Jesus’ return is imminent. When Jesus died…

The Return of Christ

Important events: Jesus’ incarnational birth Jesus’ perfect life Jesus’ atoning death Jesus’ victorious resurrection Jesus’ glorious ascension Jesus’ promised return Here is how Jesus described His return: Matthew 24:29-31 29  “Immediately after the tribulation of those days: The sun will be darkened, and the moon will not shed its light; the stars will fall from the sky, and the celestial…

Great Tribulation

Jesus says, “In this world you will have trouble. Take heart! I have overcome the world” (John 16:33). Bible prophecies concerning the end of the age describe a period of great tribulation during that time. Jesus describes the great tribulation in Matthew 24. When we understand what the Bible says about this period, we will be ready…