Many things we are attached to in life are idols and must be forsaken to be in His will. Look at the second commandment, for instance.
Being led by God is much different than being led by your own self and hoping or thinking you are saved.
David declared, “Unto thee, O God, do we give thanks, unto thee do we give thanks: for that thy name is near thy wondrous works declare.”
When the name of God is being dishonored, even our words, most times, won’t make a difference.
Only Satan desires that you stay in a place where people’s ears are being tickled but the Word of God is being silenced.
There was a time, in days past, that each of us lived apart from God. We did what the lusts of the flesh desired.
My destination was also hell. My old life was so far gone. I had no control over my flesh. When it was weak, I gave into the pleasures it desired.
It is true that each of us have a choice to believe in and follow Jesus. However, one way or another, all will, one day, “bow down before him”.
It is a very sad day when a family member or friend passes away, that didn’t believe in God for salvation.
Upon arriving to their temple, I was energized to talk with as many people as I could. I invited everyone walking down the sidewalk to take the handout.
Then Lord, You led me to speak to this homeless man. He was so angry because of his current situation and even thought you caused it.
The times that I am far from God are the times that I am in sin or not reading God’s Word. It is always one or the other.
The Lord is my light and my high tower. I have been rescued from darkness into light. I was once blind but I can now see.
Because of the vast amount of churches, now a days, check their doctrines and teachings with the Bible.
Come and be fed by the King of Glory. In any time or place in your life, give your heart to God in prayer. Just open your mouth and speak from your heart.
After preaching, I met this young man, who was with his friends. I asked him if he believed in Jesus Christ and he said no.
Some people would rather keep believing something contrary to the Bible in order to not break up families and relationships.
Most visitors left in their cars but some walked home. One young man came out of the temple and started walking on the sidewalk, near me.
God has spoken to my mind that I might see His glorious presence. I gave the Lord free access to my heart and have not looked back.
God’s ways are good. He is the meaning of all good things. The Father’s great love changes lives. What the Lord offers, people would run for, if they truly knew the meaning.
I continued down 8th and Main, and started preaching on Matthew, chapter 4. I declared, Jesus said “Repent: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.”
After shaking hands with so many Mormons, we told them that we had a few questions about what was shared in class and they gladly answered them.
This night, something amazing happened that has never happened before. Two different people wanted additional gospel tracts to pass out to others.
By the public train, we split up and started sharing the gospel with those that would listen. There I met this wonderful man.
While talking with this man, Patrick brought up the fact that during the crucifixion of Jesus, the veil of the temple was ripped in half.
God loves the humble for they are open to receive Him. God’s counsel is taken with thanks. They are open to see the wickedness in their hearts.
After we left this neighborhood, Patrick, Jaron and I, all went downtown to continue passing out the “Gospel of John” booklets.
The Lord God knows who loves or hates His words. Most people would rather walk in the ways of the world then change their ways.
People that lay treasures for themselves and others on earth are on a destructive path to hell. All their fame and fortune is all for nothing.
Choose ye, this day, whom you will serve. I pray that your heart is compelled to repent, if you are in sin. If you are covered by the blood of Jesus, then rejoice.
My greatest delight is to know that God is with me. I know that as I march through the battles of life, He is by my side.