Tag: Obedience

One True Higher Power

Ephesians 1:19-22 The utter extravagance of God’s work in us who trust him–endless energy, boundless strength! All these energy issues from Christ: God raised him from death and set him on a throne in deep heaven, in charge of running the universe, everything from galaxies to governments, no […]

The Word For Recovery

Psalms 27:14 Stay with God! Take heart. Don’t quit. I’ll say it again: Stay with God. Believing God requires faith! Faith puts us in right relationship with God. Faith accompanies obedience to Gods will.

#2328 Discover ~ Develop ~ Disciple

Today at #NWBC Pastor Peter Botross completed the last installment in the series Discover ~ Develop ~ Disciple. He began the service with the verses Acts 13:1-5. Reading in ‘The Message’ Bible these scriptures say The congregation in Antioch was blessed with a number of prophet-preachers and teachers: Barnabas, […]

#2279 What The Bible Says

What the Bible says about obedience. Jesus said “Obedience is thicker than blood. The person who obeys my heavenly Father’s will is my brother and sister and mother.” You’re blessed when you stay on course, walking steadily on the road revealed by God. You’re blessed when you follow […]

#2127 Chosen by God

1 Thessalonians 1:4 Brothers and sisters, you are loved by God. We know that he has chosen you.     It is good to remember that good choices have positive long-term results. When we remember that in the context of God choosing us it makes the process of […]

Selfishness Leads to Relapse

They wouldn’t listen to their judges; they prostituted themselves to other gods–worshiped them! They lost no time leaving the road walked by their parents, the road of obedience to God’s commands. They refused to have anything to do with it. Judges 2:17

Conversion

Jacob left Beersheba and went to Haran. He came to a certain place and camped for the night since the sun had set. He took one of the stones there, set it under his head and lay down to sleep. And he dreamed: A stairway was set on […]

Suffering the process

Philippians 2:14 Do everything without finding fault or arguing.   Obedience to God and His recovery process is often difficult. Many of the problems and issues we came in with are still present in our lives. Because we are now in the process some of our issues can seem […]

Words are not enough.

Matthew 7:21 “Knowing the correct password–saying ‘Master, Master,’ for instance–isn’t going to get you anywhere with me. What is required is serious obedience–doing what my Father wills.