Contrary Desires

Your desire shall be contrary to your husband, but he shall rule over you. Genesis 3:16 If you do well, will you not be accepted? And if you do not do well, sin is crouching at the door. Its desire is contrary to you, but you must rule over it. Genesis 4:7 Contrary is: opposite in nature, direction, or meaning. Sins desire is contrary to us. And […]

Deceived by Desire

Therefore God gave them up in the lusts of their hearts to impurity, to the dishonoring of their bodies among themselves, because they exchanged the truth about God for a lie and worshiped and served the creature (the Serpent) rather than the Creator, who is blessed forever! Amen Romans 1:24-25 The lusts of the heart […]

Scapegoat

He was delivered up for our trespasses and raised for our justification. Romans 4:25 The term justification means “to declare righteous, to be made right” The New Testament writers, specifically Paul, defines the term in a judicial sense. Imagine God the judge, sitting on His throne, declaring to the believer, “In light of what Jesus […]

The Forsaken Husband

Have you ever read about a marriage that ends in betrayal and broken trust to the fullest extent? Many of us may have experienced this type of heartbreak first hand, or know someone close and was a witness to this type of destruction. It can be quite brutal. Have you ever asked yourself the question, […]

Counterfeit Promises

But the serpent said to the woman, “You will not surely die. For God knows that when you eat of it your eyes will be opened and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.  So when the woman saw that tree Was Good for food, and that it was a delight to the […]

Tree of Death

God gave one command in the beginning. He said,”You may surely eat of every tree of the garden, but of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil you shall not eat, for in the day you eat of it you shall surely die. Genesis 2:16-17 The serpent deceived Eve with a more attractive […]

The Great Commission

Matthew 28:18-20 And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded […]