draw near

“Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded.”  James 4:8 (ESV) Do you feel Him?  Do you hear His voice? So often we hear popular verses and they quickly float through our minds without impact because we have them memorized.  They are the typical verses used […]

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prostitution in the church

“And I will punish her for the feast days of the Baals when she burned offerings to them and adorned herself with her ring and jewelry, and went after her lovers and forgot Me, declares the Lord.” Hosea 2:13 (ESV) As I have been studying Hosea, I have discovered that it is a lovely, intensely […]

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love and works

“For as the body apart from the spirit is dead, so also faith apart from works is dead.” James 2:26 (ESV)   “Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.” 1 John 3:18 (ESV)   “For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments. And his commandments are not […]

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