Devotionals

Is Homosexuality Sin?

“And that is what some of you were. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.” 1 Corinthians 6:11 Yes. The answer to the title of this devotional is yes. Based on the words in the Bible, even […]

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The Cross Was the Final Altar

When he had received the drink, Jesus said, “It is finished.” With that, he bowed his head and gave up his spirit. John 19:30 Blood. God has always required blood to forgive sins. The words ask for forgiveness are not in the Bible for a reason: ask all you want, blood must be shed to […]

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Saturday Morning Hangovers, Gone

“Who has anguish? Who has sorrow? Who is always fighting? Who is always complaining? Who has unnecessary bruises? Who has bloodshot eyes?” Proverbs 23:32 There’s something about Saturday morning which is very special to me. This time of day each week makes me want to write about my past battle with the bottle. It also […]

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Does God Spit Christians out of His Mouth?

“So, because you are lukewarm–neither hot nor cold–I am about to spit you out of my mouth.” Revelation 3:16 “Man, it is hot out here. Son, would you please open up that cooler and hand me an ice-cold bottle of water?” “Sure Dad. Here you go.” It’s mid-August in Oklahoma. The sun is at its […]

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God Is Not Breaking You Down

“I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.” See John 10:10 Our Creator has received a pretty bad rap by way of humanity’s incorrect opinion. From the beginning of time, the enemy has somehow convinced us God isn’t good and He’s holding us back from enjoying our lives. He’s […]

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Can Christians Have Tattoos?

And on His robe and on His thigh He has a name written, “KING OF KINGS, AND LORD OF LORDS.” Revelation 19:16 Pardon me while I barf a little, as I quote some judgmental phrases about tattoos: “How dare you get a tattoo! Heathen! That clearly goes against the holy Word of God! How are you going to […]

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Water Baptism, Tongues, and Prophecy

“I thank God that I did not baptize any of you…”  See 1 Corinthians 1:14 “Who were you baptized by? Because I was baptized by Peter!” “Oh yeah, so what! John was closer to Jesus, he said so himself, and I got baptized by John!” “Ha! Peter and John are not as great as Paul! Paul […]

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But What About… (Part 2)

“For the Law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.” John 1:17 I don’t usually ask this, but would you please glance back up and reread that opening verse? Now, based on that passage, what if we had it all wrong? What if Jesus was not really full of grace and […]

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