There are at times when God places in your path a person that can have a major influence in your life and you had no idea this was going to happen. One person was a preacher from Saginaw, Texas who still preaches, writes and who I turn to when I have questions or someone to pray with me.
Have you ever noticed when you give a nice expensive gift to a child they are initially exited and think at the time it’s the most awesome toy in the world? They play with it for endless hours and devote so much time and energy to it. Eventually the newness and excitement wear off and the new shiny toy ends up at the bottom of the toy box, neglected and forgotten.
When you read John 13 a dialogue took place at the Lord’s supper table and at this point, He has predicted his betrayal, told his disciples that He is going away and cannot follow, and told Peter that he will deny Him 3 times. If a person has foreknowledge of events that were going to happen to them before they die, they probably would become troubled and distressed.
When reading the Bible, you find that Jesus spoke in parables that many did not understand and many times He had to break down the meaning. One example is when Christ stated He is the true vine. So, what does the analogy of the vine mean?
Hesmyrock is now entering its third year and some are still surprised it’s still going strong. There have indeed been many challenges to keep this web-page going just to deliver the truth of the massage about Jesus Christ because it takes time and effort to publish all the content.
How difficult is to be a generous person? Don’t you think we should share our blessing with others? I think so! LeBron James just inspired us with his generosity and we hope he inspires your heart too.
When we go through our lives we endure stress every day, whether it’s career, family, schedule, finances and a multitude of other things. That’s normal but at times this stress is amplified when it turns into problems with family, health, finances, loss of job, and that list can go on.
I hate to admit it but there are times in worship that I have found myself distracted. What about you, have you ever found yourself distracted during a time of worship? As you're singing, maybe you're thinking, I am so sick of this song. Why are we still singing this song?
There are a lot of people today who say they hear the voice of God telling them to do this or that. I’m not here to judge anyone if they really heard God’s audible voice or not. But I want to remind you that God will never contradict His Word. He always will lead us according to what the Bible says.