THE CONTINUING THREAD – Cutting a Covenant Part IV

How To Be Strong, a Daily Devotional by From your friends at RayStedman.org “You then, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus (2 Timothy 2:1).” The first thing you have to do when things start falling apart, Paul says, is to be strong yourself in the grace that is in … Continue reading THE CONTINUING THREAD – Cutting a Covenant Part IV

GOD WILL DO IT ALL! Cutting a Covenant Part II

When I study something new to me, it helps me understand if I hear it from different writers. Therefore, because I'm assuming the “cutting the covenant” concept is relatively new to you I thought it might be beneficial to present another simple-but-accurate explanation of Genesis 15. Question: "What was a blood covenant (Genesis 15:9-21)?" Answer: … Continue reading GOD WILL DO IT ALL! Cutting a Covenant Part II

The First Deception – If It Looks So Good…Part II

Genesis 3 contains the foundational truths of discerning deception. The Garden of Eden was a perfect religious setting; and into this perfect religious setting came deception. The relationship between God and the man and woman was so close that He "walked in the garden in the cool of the day" with them. This was spiritual … Continue reading The First Deception – If It Looks So Good…Part II

If It Looks So Good, How Can It Be Deception? Part I

One of the most disconcerting things as history moves forward that will affect the church and that many people will be unaware of, is that false teaching and false doctrine will enter the church. Many well-intended, God-fearing Christians will unknowingly be taken in by the teachings of these individuals because they long to learn from … Continue reading If It Looks So Good, How Can It Be Deception? Part I