The fifth Sunday meeting has been canceled due to weather.
Our Bible's contain God's revealed word to his people throughout the ages. In 2 Timothy, Paul uses this teaching as a reminder why Timothy should stand in the things he had been taught.
1 [[[A Psalm] of David.]] Bless the LORD, O my soul: and all that is within me, [bless] his holy name. 2 Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits: 3 Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases; 4 Who redeemeth thy life from destruction; who crowneth thee … Continue reading Verses for today, Psalm 103:1-5
1 Put them in mind to be subject to principalities and powers, to obey magistrates, to be ready to every good work, 2 To speak evil of no man, to be no brawlers, [but] gentle, shewing all meekness unto all men. 3 For we ourselves also were sometimes foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving divers lusts and … Continue reading Verses for today, Titus 3:1-8
“To whom coming, as unto a living stone, disallowed indeed of men, but chosen of God, and precious, Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ. Wherefore also it is contained in the scripture, Behold, I lay … Continue reading 1 Pet 2:4-8
1 Pet 1:13 “Gird up the loins of your mind” Now Peter turns from encouragement to exhortation. These Christians were to pass through hard trials. They may have even died for the name of Christ. The fiery trial would not so much be a physical trial as it would a spiritual trial. Persecution has … Continue reading 1 Peter 1:13
1 Pet 1:9 “Receiving the end of your faith, even the salvation of your souls” Next, we see the reason for these Christians’ rejoicing. Peter calls this the salvation of their souls. Salvation. It is one of the most important subjects in the whole Bible. Many have devoted their lives to the study of salvation. … Continue reading 1 Peter 1:9
1 Pet 1:8 Whom having not seen, ye love; in whom, though now ye see him not, yet believing, ye rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory: Peter continues, by commending these, “strangers” for loving Christ despite having never seen him. He also connects love with faith by stating, “in whom though now ye … Continue reading Notes on 1 Peter 1:8
1 Peter 1:5-7 “kept by the power of God…the appearing of Jesus Christ” What follows in Peter’s opening verses is an encouragement to the brothers and sisters who are suffering for the name of Christ. This epistle addresses persecution and encourages suffering brothers and sisters to stand in the faith. See 1 Pet 1:5-9; 2:11-12, … Continue reading 1 Pet 1:5-7
Here are some study notes from Sunday. "Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour: Whom resist stedfast in the faith, knowing that the same afflictions are accomplished in your brethren that are in the world." (1Pe 5:8-9) KJV Sober: According to Strong's … Continue reading Notes on 1 Peter 5:8-9