Monthly Archives: August 2016

1 Thessalonians 5

1 Thessalonians 5 August 19,2016 A Truth that Settles Everything There are so many circumstances where on piece of knowledge changes everything that thinking people ought not lose control of their emotions over what appears to be. For example, if … Continue reading

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1 Thessalonians 4

1 Thessalonians 4 August 18, 2016 Sanctified Every time I hear the word sanctified it reminds me of the coffee drink my granddad used, Sanka. If I remember right, it was the first of the modern line of decaffeinated coffees. … Continue reading

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1 Thessalonians 3

1 Thessalonians 3 August 17, 2016 Some have said that Paul must have had the motivational gift of exhortation. His first letter to the church at Thessalonica would seem to be in agreement with such a conclusion. Paul expresses three … Continue reading

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1 Thessalonians 2

1 Thessalonians 2 August 16, 2016 In the early days of Texas, one of the most dangerous places was the valley along the Rio Grande River. Rarely would anyone travel that territory alone. In fact, anyone with an understanding of … Continue reading

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1 Thessalonians 1

1 Thessalonians 1 August 15, 2016 By the time I was a senior in high school, they set on a special shelf in my room. A few of them were proudly displayed on the fire place mantle in the living … Continue reading

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1 John 5

August 12, 2016 1 John 5 Overcomers and Confidence The benefits of confidence are rarely overstated. The consequences of failures in the area of confidence are also well documented. You have likely been witness to some folks long in confidence … Continue reading

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1 John 4

August 11, 2016 1 John 4 Just as in the modern era, the first century was filled with philosophies of life. Just as in the modern day, Christianity was threatened by godless variations and competing ideas. In fact, the entire … Continue reading

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