Month: June 2012

The Ending To Romans

THE ENDING TO ROMANS Now to him who is able to strengthen you according to my gospel and the preaching of Jesus Christ, according to the revelation of the mystery that was kept secret for long but has now been disclosed and through the prophetic … Continue reading The Ending To Romans

Jesus Showed Me How

JESUS SHOWED ME HOW The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet.  The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you.  Romans 16:20          How does God crush Satan under my feet?  Now, that is a visual! I crush the serpent’s … Continue reading Jesus Showed Me How

Making Right Judgments

MAKING RIGHT JUDGMENTS Your obedience is known to all, so that I rejoice over you, but I want you to be wise as to what is good and innocent and what is evil.  Romans 16:19          Do mature Christians need to be concerned about being … Continue reading Making Right Judgments

Who Would I Mention?

WHO WOULD I MENTION? Priscilla, Aquila, Epaenetus, Mary, Anronicus and Junia, Ampliatus, Urbanus, Stachys, Apelles, Aristobulus, Herodion, Narcissus, Tryphaena Tryphosa, Persis, Rufus, Asyncritus, Phlegon, Hermes, Patrobas, Hermas, Julie, Nereus, Olympas. People Paul remembered in the last chapter of Romans.          I’m nearly at the end … Continue reading Who Would I Mention?

Thriving In Change

THRIVING IN CHANGE Greet Priscilla and Aquila, my fellow workers in Christ Jesus, who risked their necks for my life.  Romans 16:3-4          In a day when so many have lost their jobs and businesses and are trying to get any kind of employment to … Continue reading Thriving In Change

Is It Really Insignificant?

IS IT REALLY INSIGNIFICANT? I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a servant of the church at Cenchrae, that you may welcome her in the Lord in a way worthy of the saints, and help her in whatever she may need from you, for she … Continue reading Is It Really Insignificant?

More Than A Mention

MORE THAN A MENTION I appeal to you, brothers, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in your prayers to God on my behalf, that I may be delivered from the unbelievers in Judea and … Continue reading More Than A Mention

Overhaul of a Mindset

OVERHAUL OF A MINDSET At present, however, I am going to Jerusalem bringing aid to the saints. For Macedonia and Achaia have been pleased to make some contribution for the poor among the saints at Jerusalem.  Romans 15:25-26          When charitable giving is the topic … Continue reading Overhaul of a Mindset

How A Ministry Survives

HOW A MINISTRY SURVIVES Since I have longed for many years to come to you, I hope to see you in passing as I go to Spain, and to be helped on my journey there by you.  Romans 15:23-24          Those who lead ministries are … Continue reading How A Ministry Survives