The bible says in the latter part of Nehemiah 8:10, “…for the JOY of the Lord is your STRENGTH.” The word joy is the same as the word gladness. Gladness can be defined as being filled with great delight or happiness caused by something exceptionally good or satisfying. Have you ever noticed that happy, joyous… Read More


We all know them, that one person that comes to mind instantly that rubs you the wrong way! They get on your very last nerve! But you have to remember what the Bible says regardless of how much they are railing on you. Jesus taught us in Matthew 25 that how we treat others is… Read More


Many believers think that God is in control of everything that happens. This false idea has allowed them to get hoodwinked by the devil. If everything that happens, good or evil, is from God why does Ephesians 6:11 say, “Put on the whole armour of God, that you may be able to stand against the… Read More


All throughout the Bible, God promises us the victory but He never promises it will be easy. Many Christians, when faced with any sort of obstacle, turn and run the opposite direction. When faced with difficulty they give up and concede that it must not have been the will of God because it was met… Read More


Gambling is not something godly but there are some spiritual lessons we can take out of it. In some card games, there are times when someone might attempt to “bluff”. To bluff means to attempt to deceive someone into believing that one can or will do something. Once in a while someone can pull off… Read More


Proverbs 4:23 says, “Keep your heart with ALL diligence; for out if it are the issues of life.” The word keep means to guard like a prison guard. A prison guard is suppose to ensure safety, security, and maintain control. What happens if the guard doesn’t take his job seriously? There will be chaos in… Read More


Some people debate who first discovered the earth was NOT flat. We could get into all sorts of debates about who it was, the fact is the earth is NOT flat. Early scientific discoveries of the earth’s shape date back to earlier than 330BC. Even with these discoveries there are documented records into the 17th… Read More


Throughout the Bible there are many references to the return of the Lord Jesus. In Matthew 24:4, Jesus said, “Take heed that no man deceive you.” If Jesus warns us not to be deceived than we can be guaranteed opportunities are coming our way to be deceived. To be deceived means to be led astray,… Read More


1 John 1:19 says, “If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” Aren’t you glad that verse is in the Bible? I know I am. I am not perfect and fall short more often than I care to admit but am… Read More