Why Read the Bible? – Day 11 of 32 – Eternal Life


Today’s Scripture:  “You search the Scriptures, for in them you think you have eternal life; and these are they which testify of Me.”  John 5:39 Intro: I am having so much fun writing messages for this series.  I feel like I’m getting some really good revelation myself, and I hope that I’m passing that on … Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 11 of 32 – Eternal Life

Why Read the Bible?–Day 10 of 32– Sustenance of the Word


Today’s Scripture:  “But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God.”  Matthew 4:4 Introduction: Okay.  I know how this looks.  This looks like I wrote yesterday’s message while looking ahead to today’s, but I promise you I … Continue reading Why Read the Bible?–Day 10 of 32– Sustenance of the Word

Why Read the Bible? – Day 9 of 32 – Truth of the Word


Today’s Scripture:  “Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth.”  John 17:17 Introduction: Well, I don’t know about you, but I feel like this series has been awesome.  The Holy Spirit had a few things to say during a couple of our messages that I still have to go back and read again.  Today, … Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 9 of 32 – Truth of the Word

Why Read the Bible? – Day 8 of 32 – Nourishment


Today’s Scripture:  “As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby:”  1 Peter 2:2 Introduction: We are coming back in this study to personal application of what the Word of God is.  Yesterday the Lord gave me this awesome little illustration:  "Our Bibles are like refrigerator lights. The light … Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 8 of 32 – Nourishment

Why Read the Bible? – Day 7 of 32 – Guide to our Path


Today’s Scripture:  “Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.”  - Psalm 119:105 Introduction: The last few days, I have barely been able to get through the introduction, and I had the Holy Spirit let me know that we were going to go the way He wanted us to … Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 7 of 32 – Guide to our Path

Why Read the Bible? – Day 6 of 32 – Preach the word


Today’s Scripture:  “Preach the word; be instant in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine.” - 2 Timothy 4:2 Introduction: Is anyone other than me tired of the Prosperity Pimps?  How about the Positive Thinking Doctrine that’s invaded the body of Christ because of ministries like Joel Osteen’s?  I know … Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 6 of 32 – Preach the word

Why Read the Bible? – Day 5 of 32 – Cleansing of God’s Word


Today’s Scripture:  “25 Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it;26 That he might sanctify and cleanse it with the washing of water by the word,27 That he might present it to himself a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing; but that … Continue reading Why Read the Bible? – Day 5 of 32 – Cleansing of God’s Word

Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 14 of 14 – The Mind of Christ


Today’s Scripture: “For who hath known the mind of the Lord, that he may instruct him? But we have the mind of Christ.” - 1 Corinthians 2:16 Introduction: Today concludes our series from Joyce Meyer’s 2005 Battlefield of the Mind Devotional book.  This turned out to be a pretty good series as far as I’m … Continue reading Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 14 of 14 – The Mind of Christ

Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 13 of 14 – Suspicious of Suspicion


Today’s Scriptures: “ 4 Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up,5 Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil;6 Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth;7 Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, … Continue reading Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 13 of 14 – Suspicious of Suspicion

Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 12 of 14 – God Willing


Today’s Scripture: “13 Go to now, ye that say, To day or to morrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain:14 Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapour, that appeareth … Continue reading Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 12 of 14 – God Willing

Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 11 of 14 – Defeating Unbelief


Today’s Scripture: “8 Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour.9 Resist him, standing firm in the faith, because you know that the family of believers throughout the world is undergoing the same kind of sufferings.” - 1 Peter 5:8-9 Introduction: The … Continue reading Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 11 of 14 – Defeating Unbelief

Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 10 of 14 – Be Careful What You Think


Today’s Scriptures: “2 But his delight is in the law of the Lord; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.3 And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall … Continue reading Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 10 of 14 – Be Careful What You Think

Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 9 of 14 – Positive Belief


Today’s Scripture:  “ 18 Who against hope believed in hope, that he might become the father of many nations; according to that which was spoken, So shall thy seed be.19 And being not weak in faith, he considered not his own body now dead, when he was about an hundred years old, neither yet the … Continue reading Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 9 of 14 – Positive Belief

Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 8 of 14 – Getting What We Want


Today’s Scripture:  “5 Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.6 In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.” - Proverbs 3:5-6 Introduction: Today we come to one of the most well-known set of scriptures in the Bible.  Just about anyone who is a … Continue reading Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 8 of 14 – Getting What We Want

Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 7 of 14 – A Perfect Plan


Today’s Scripture: “Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ:” - Philippians 1:6 “For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.” - Ephesians … Continue reading Battlefield of the Mind Devotional – Day 7 of 14 – A Perfect Plan