Today’s Verse: To the praise of the glory of his grace, wherein he hath made us accepted in the beloved. ~Ephesians 1:6 Ephesians 1:3 teaches us that we have been blessed with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ Jesus. The first three chapters of Ephesians encourages us about how rich we are in the riches of His grace. One of these spiritual blessings is the security of being accepted in the beloved. Let us see how this encourages us about who we are in our L
Today’s Verse: But if it be of God, ye cannot overthrow it; lest haply ye be found even to fight against God. ~Acts 5:39 Sometimes, we can be pushed against the wall and forced to make a choice about our faith. Will we stand, or will we fall? Will we be bold, or will we cower? At that critical moment, what you believe about God determines how you will respond. This morning, we see an important principle about doing God’s work and taking a stand for Him. We see the denunciatio
Today’s Verse: But Paul thought not good to take him with them, who departed from them from Pamphylia, and went not with them to the work. ~Acts 15:38 In every language, we have words that we use to describe things that are good or not good. If we say, “That’s good” or, “That’s not good,” we are describing something that we believe is favorable or unfavorable. Several times in the Bible, God calls our attention to things that are not good. We see that detachment is not good.