Posts Tagged ‘Christian living’

The Dog’s Lesson

July 11, 2016

When training a dog if you put a piece of meat on the floor and tell what dog “no”. The dog knows that no means he cannot touch it. So he will take his eyes off the meat and look at his master.
When faced with temptation we need to take our eyes off the temptation and keep our eyes on the Master.

1 Corinthians 10:13 There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it.

Five Ways To Grow Closer To Jesus

July 17, 2015

Adrian Rogers has been in heaven for several years, but his preaching is still being heard on YouTube. The following is from one of his sermons.

Follow him more nearly

Love him more dearly

Five ways to grow closer to Jesus

Ruth 3:3

Be freshly cleansed

Be fragrantly consecrated

Be fitly clothed

Be fully committed

Be faithfully compliant

To be a successful soul winner you must be close to Jesus.

James 4:8 Draw nigh to God, and he will draw nigh to you. Cleanse your hands, ye sinners; and purify your hearts, ye double minded.