Easter 2019 Ephesians 2:4 But God is so rich in mercy, and he loved us so much, 5 that even though we were dead because of our sins, he gave us life when he raised Christ from the dead. (It is only by God’s grace that you have been saved!) What is mercy – “undeserved forgiveness.” We are sinners….we have done wrong….we deserve to die. But God loved us so much He came up with a plan to extend to us His mercy. Mercy for you and me was obtained by Christ death upon the cross.
Ephesians 6:13 Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand. 14 Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist. God is calling for churches and Christians to get back into His Word. I am currently preaching a sermon series on Sunday mornings on the armor of God. The first piece of armor mentioned is the “Belt of Truth. What is the belt of tru
When God tests us, most times, the odds are against us. We don’t know how we are going to make it through. Maybe we feel like Gideon when he was at war against the Midianites. God reduced his army from 33,000 to 300. Understand the odds for the 33,000 to be victorious was impossible against an army with many thousands more. When God told Gideon, the 33,000 were too many to defeat the enemy, and I want you to reduce your army do you wonder how Gideon felt when his army was re