Jesus is your better hope

For on the one hand, a former commandment is set aside because of its weakness and uselessness (for the law made nothing perfect); but on the other hand, a better hope is introduced, through which we draw near to God. (Hebrews 7:18-19) There are many substitute saviors in this life.  For the Jewish people, it was […]

Jesus is your firm foundation

God’s Hope for Your Heart from 2 Timothy 2 JESUS IS YOUR FIRM FOUNDATION But God’s firm foundation stands, bearing this seal: “The Lord knows those who are His,” and “Let everyone who names the name of the Lord depart from iniquity.”  (2 Timothy 2:19) “The Lord knows those who are His.”  There is no question or […]

Jesus is the first word of your life

God’s Hope for Your Heart from John 1 JESUS IS THE FIRST WORD OF YOUR LIFE In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.  (John 1:1) In the Bible, words have great meaning, and sometimes the smallest details contain the biggest truths.  Sometimes the most insignificant parts […]

God’s Word is your firm foundation

God’s Hope for Your Heart from Matthew 24 GOD’S WORD IS YOUR FIRM FOUNDATION Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away.  (Matthew 24:35) There are many things in this world on which to build your life. You can build it on your achievements, always seeking one more win to validate […]

Jesus is your better hope

Scripture Notes on Hebrews 7 For on the one hand, a former commandment is set aside because of its weakness and uselessness (for the law made nothing perfect); but on the other hand, a better hope is introduced, through which we draw near to God. (Hebrews 7:18-19) There are many substitute saviors in this life. For […]

Jesus is your firm foundation

Scripture Notes on 2 Timothy 2 But God’s firm foundation stands, bearing this seal: “The Lord knows those who are His,” and “Let everyone who names the name of the Lord depart from iniquity.”  (2 Timothy 2:19) “The Lord knows those who are His.”  There is no question or uncertainty about it.  There is no conditional […]

God chose you to be established in Him

Scripture Notes on Psalm 87 On the holy mount stands the city He founded; the Lord loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwelling places of Jacob.  (Psalm 87:1-2) God chose Jerusalem to be the special place He would make His home.  He chose Jerusalem to be a shining example of His love […]