The Bible says “Abraham believed God and it was credited to him as righteousness.” (Genesis 15:6) The word “credited” there means to deem, judge, and determine something as having a like force and weight. So in context, when Abraham believed God, he was deemed as, judged as, determined as having the like force and weight of […]
It’s a brand New Year and a time when many resolve to make changes to the status quo of their lives. I would like to share a great new year resolution idea with you found in Ephesians 4:22-24. Paul says we were taught to take off our old self and to put on the new. […]
If you have believed in Jesus Christ and put your full faith and confidence in His blood to cover your sins, you are a new creation in Christ Jesus. The old has gone, the new has come! (2 Cor. 5:17). This verse says that something that once was, is now gone, or is no more. […]
In order to understand fully what it means to be a “new creation” in Christ and how to “put it on”, we first need to have a clear understanding of who we were before Christ. This post is dedicated to that understanding and while it may not be one of those “feel good” messages, it […]
Before we move forward, I would like to introduce you to “my girls”, Ol’me and Nu’me. These girls are my paper dolls and they both like to play dress up on occasion.
Every day, we make a choice of what to wear. Our clothing tells others something about ourselves. For example, if we wear business attire, one would presume that we work in the business world. Jewelry, and other accessories, may tell something about our personalities. A sports uniform would tell someone about the team for which […]