“Self-Righteousness – A Grace Killer”

In today’s teaching, we learn what kind of heart is acceptable to God and keeps the outpouring of His grace in perpetual motion.  Two men, who were polar-opposites, each offered a prayer to God, with completely different hearts.   God accepted one and rejected the other.   Of interest was the fact

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Jonah – II

God gave the wicked Assyrians one last chance to get it right by sending the prophet Jonah to the capital city of Nineveh.  Amazingly, they believed Johan’s word and repented, which caused God to have compassion on them.  Through Jonah’s preaching the greatest revival in world history occurred, but Jonah

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Jonah

For many years the Israelites lived under the threat of invasion from their northern enemy the Assyrians.  They were known to be a brutal militaristic people who were feared by the nations.  The numerous atrocities they were guilty of reached the eyes of the Lord and He had enough!  God

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“The Vaccine of God’s Acceptance”

God designed us to receive and give love, but quite often, because of human sinfulness, we are the recipients of rejection and disapproval.   When that happens to us there can be an emotional scaring that takes place.  People grow up with a wounded soul that needs the healing salve of

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“Living in Grace”

There are some Bible words that everybody should know because they have extreme relevance to every believer.  One such word is grace.  That word is rich in meaning and touches the heart of all disciples of Christ as you study that word.  Today’s message marks the beginning of a new

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“The Vaccine of Self-Acceptance”

We may have some things about ourselves that we don’t like!  In fact, some people might not like who they are at all.  Other people may be arrogant and tend to look down on others.  We must have the ability to view ourselves accurately and accept the way God made

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“The Vaccine For Living in the Now”

Some people don’t live in the present, they live in the past ruminating about what happened yesterday, last month, or even 20 years ago.  Sometimes people live in the future thinking about what might happen tomorrow, next week, next month, and so forth.  The problem with this mental virus is

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“The Vaccine of Self-Love”

One aspect of good mental hygiene is having a healthy self-image.  How can one have inner peace if she doesn’t love herself? Our minds can be infected with the deadly virus of poor self-love, which may even turn into self-hatred.  We might say derogatory things to our self, beat ourselves

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