5 Ways That Jesus Served While On Earth

Here are five ways that Jesus served while here on earth. Giving His Life The first and foremost purpose for which Jesus came to earth and took upon Himself the flesh of man, was to give His life so that those who repent and believe might be saved. Why did Jesus come? He says “the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many” (Mark 10:45). Jesus spoke about those who He says when “I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink … [Read more...]

5 Powerful Bible Verses From The Book Of Joshua

Here are 5 powerful Bible verses from the Book of Joshua. Joshua 1:5 “No man shall be able to stand before you all the days of your life. Just as I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will not leave you or forsake you.” Just after the passing of Moses, the nation of Israel must have had concerns because Moses had been the only leader that they had ever known but now the mantle had been passed on to Joshua and perhaps the people and maybe even Joshua had some anxiety about the future and so … [Read more...]

Top 6 Bible Verses About A Quiet Spirit

Here are six Bible verses that mention having a quiet spirit.First Peter 3:4 “But let your adorning be the hidden person of the heart with the imperishable beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which in God's sight is very precious.” The Apostle Peter in writing to the Christian wife tells her to “be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some do not obey the word, they may be won without a word by the conduct of their wives, when they see your respectful and pure conduct” (1st Pet 3:1 … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Say About Pilgrimage?

What does the Bible say about a Christian’s pilgrimage in this world?Not of This World When asked by Pontius Pilate whether Jesus was a king, He replied, “My kingdom is not of this world. If my kingdom were of this world, my servants would have been fighting, that I might not be delivered over to the Jews. But my kingdom is not from the world” (John 18:36) so the answer was, yes, He was a King, just not of this world; at least yet! We too are only pilgrims and strangers in this world and eve … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Government and Government Power

Here are seven Bible verses that refer to government or governmental power.Psalm 22:28 “For kingship belongs to the Lord, and he rules over the nations.” God is sovereign over all nations. We might think that man reigns but where mankind rules, God overrules and all do whatever He decrees and wills. Daniel the Prophet was well aware of this in saying about God; “He changes times and seasons; he removes kings and sets up kings; he gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to those who have under … [Read more...]

Top 6 Bible Verse Quotes About Circumcision

Here are six Bible verses that speak about what circumcision is all about.First Corinthians 7:19 “For neither circumcision counts for anything nor uncircumcision, but keeping the commandments of God.” This was a common theme for the Apostle Paul in the New Testament. People would receive the message of salvation through grace (Eph 2:8) and not of works (Eph 2:9) but then the Judaizers who followed Paul would come and say, “You can be saved by Jesus Christ but you must also be circumcised” an … [Read more...]