The Pastors Heart

(2Peter 1:4), “by which have been given to us exceedingly great and precious promises, that through these you may be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust.”         Our human minds can not imagine the exceedingly great and precious things that God has in store for the […]

The Pastors Heart

Heaven (Matthew 7:21), “Not everyone who says to me, “Lord, Lord!” will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the person who does what my Father in heaven wants.” This is a sobering concept to those who choose to follow their own paths, and to ignore the paths that God has given for us to […]

The Pastors Heart

(James 4:7), “Therefore submit to God. Resist the devil and he will flee from you.”   Successful resistance to Satan can only come when we submit completely to God. As long as self plays a part in the life, resistance to the devil will be a sheer folly. Only as we are first Christ’s captives, can […]

The Pastors Heart

Jesus’ Victory over Death: (Isaiah 25:8),  “He will swallow up death in victory; and the Lord God will wipe away tears from off all faces.” I am in shock, stumbling through my paces, letting others guide me during these horrible hours. And yet this is a battle that is already won. Jesus, through His death […]

The Pastors Heart

(Psalm 104:34), “My meditation of Him shall be sweet” Praise is begotten by gratitude and a conscious obligation to God for mercies given. As we think of mercies past, the heart is inwardly moved to gratitude. –E.M. Bounds I love to think on mercies past, And future good implore; And all my cares and sorrows […]