Psalm 37: How To Receive The Desires Of Your Heart

Psalm 37

Psalm 37 speaks about receiving the desires of our heart. How can a believer receive the desires of their heart? The answer is found within Psalm 37.The Desires of the Human Heart Every human alive has a desire of their heart. They aspire to be, they hope to become, they strive to do, something that is in their heart. An intense desire burns within every human heart to have an answered prayer from God or to have a special purpose or be used by God. Some desire that their spouse be saved or … [Read more...]

Practicing Pure Religion in Nursing Homes

Pure Religion

How can you start your own nursing home ministry?  What steps do you need to take?  Here is how you can begin your own personal nursing home ministry.Pure Religion is….James 1:27 “Pure and undefiled religion before God and the Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their trouble, and to keep oneself unspotted from the world.” We all probably know what keeping ourselves unspotted from the world means but what about the "pure religion" part? In the first place, keeping ourselve … [Read more...]

Creating A Prison Or Jail Ministry

Creating a prison ministry

How can you start a prison or jail ministry from scratch?  What steps are involved?  Is it possible for you to have your own prison or jail ministry?Jesus in Prison? One of the most significant Scriptures in the entire Bible is Matthew 25:36 where Jesus said "I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me."  When Jesus comes again in His glory (Matt 25:31) “the righteous will answer Him, saying, ‘Lord, when did we see You hun … [Read more...]

The Real Author of the Gospel of Mark

Real Author Of The Gospel

Since Mark was not one of the disciples, why did Mark write a gospel?  Was this Mark's gospel or the gospel of another disciple?  Who is real author behind the gospel of Mark?Whose Gospel is This? Some years ago the Gospel of Mark was a mystery to me.  I looked at a list of the disciples who were with Jesus during His earthly ministry and I couldn’t find a disciple called Mark.  Why then is there a Gospel of Mark?  Who was Mark and why did he have a gospel named after him?   The actual Mark … [Read more...]

The Gates of Hell

Gates of Hell

Are there literal gates of hell?  What does the Bible say about this?  What did Jesus say about the gates of hell?Where are you Headed? I heard the late Adrian Rogers once describe a young man that was trying to find a bar in Chicago. It was literally called The Gates of Hell. Yes, there was an actually bar called The Gates of Hell. I am not sure if it is still there or not but the literal gates of hell are. This certainly does not sound like a place you would want to visit but a young man h … [Read more...]

Are There Carnal Christians?

Carnal Christians

Have you heard the term “carnal Christians” before?  Is there such a thing as a carnal Christian? Is this in the Bible?Saved for Works not by Works Most Christians are not aware of how serious it is to add works to what Jesus Christ has finished on the cross. It could be the difference between whether or not a person is saved.  I am not saying that works are not important because they are evidence that a person has become a new creation in Christ. We are not saved by works but for works and … [Read more...]