One Thing 1/8/18

Matt 2, Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, magi from the east arrived in Jerusalem, saying, 2 “Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we saw His star in the east and have come to worship Him.” 3 When Herod […]

Retro One Thing 12/14/2011

1 Samuel 16:1 Now the LORD said to Samuel, “How long will you grieve over Saul, since I have rejected him from being king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and go; I will send you to Jesse the Bethlehemite, for I have selected a king for Myself among his sons.” This is one […]

The Beginning of Everything Fitting 1/4/2018

I normally give words at the beginning of Advent for the year to come because Advent is the beginning of the Christian year.  But I’ve shied away in recent years from giving “the yearly word” because I think we are clocking God by doing that, as if He is on some timer and governed by […]

One Thing 1/4/18

“Breakthrough” is one of the most common terms used today to express a Christian’s desire to enter into more of God. I understand completely the idea of breakthrough, and fully agree that God wants us to experience everything that was purchased for us at the Cross. The key phrase there is “was purchased for us,” […]

One Thing 1/3/18

1 Cor. 2: but just as it is written, “THINGS WHICH EYE HAS NOT SEEN AND EAR HAS NOT HEARD, AND which HAVE NOT ENTERED THE HEART OF MAN, ALL THAT GOD HAS PREPARED FOR THOSE WHO LOVE HIM.”10 For to us God revealed them through the Spirit; for the Spirit searches all things, even […]

One Thing 1/2/18

Eph. 4:22 that, in reference to your former manner of life, you lay aside the old self, which is being corrupted in accordance with the lusts of deceit, 23 and that you be renewed in the spirit of your mind, 24 and put on the new self, which in the likeness of God has been […]

Retro One Thing 12/27/2013

Luke 2:34 And Simeon blessed them and said to Mary His mother, “Behold, this Child is appointed for the fall and rise of many in Israel, and for a sign to be opposed John 3:30 He must increase, but I must decrease. The word “rise” in Like 2:34 is actually the word “resurrection.” These two […]

One Thing 12/28/17

Luke 2:8,  In the same region there were some shepherds staying out in the fields and keeping watch over their flock by night. 9 And an angel of the Lord suddenly stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them; and they were terribly frightened. 10 But the angel said to them, “Do not […]

One Thing 12/26/17

Matt. 1:18   Now the birth of Jesus Christ was as follows: when His mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child by the Holy Spirit. 19 And Joseph her husband, being a righteous man and not wanting to disgrace her, planned to send her away […]