The Promise of Deliverance from Evil

On Saturday, we discussed II Peter 1:2-4 and rejoiced in the Father’s great love for us. “He gives us everything we need for life and godliness and delivers us from evil.” Let’s mine this vein some more. When Jesus was teaching His disciples to pray, He asked the Father to “deliver us from the evil one.” Jesus asked the Father. Will God deny His Son anything?Will He... read more

Another Promise of New Beginnings

On this first day of 2010 let’s celebrate new beginnings–the beginnings of wisdom and understanding. “The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom. And the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.”       -Proverbs 9:10 When a city wants to honor an individual, the mayor will present that person with a key to the city. What God offers individuals in... read more