The Beauty of Jesus’ Blood

In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace, (Ephesians 1:7 ESV) Blood. The conduit of life. The cost of sin. The carrier of redemption. Not my blood. Oh, thank You, Jesus! Not my blood, but Yours. Perfect blood. The blood of a Man. The blood of God Himself. Willingly given. Not taken. Blood shed in pain. Poured forth as an offering. Cascades to all men. To me. His blood doesn’t stain. It removes them all. I am redeemed because of… Read More

The Evil Inside of Me

“Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you clean the outside of the cup and the plate, but inside they are full of greed and self-indulgence. You blind Pharisee! First clean the inside of the cup and the plate, that the outside also may be clean. “Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you are like whitewashed tombs, which outwardly appear beautiful, but within are full of dead people’s bones and all uncleanness. So you also outwardly appear righteous to others, but within you are full of hypocrisy and lawlessness…. Read More

How to Defeat the Fiery Red Dragon (satan)

And they overcame him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony, and they did not love their lives to the death. (Revelation 12:11 NKJV) The Apostle John, once one of the youngest of Jesus’ disciples, now having outlived them all, had been banished to the Isle of Patmos for his ongoing proclamation that Jesus was the Messiah. While on that island, which on clear days would allow him to see his homeland of Ephesus in the distance, Jesus revealed Himself to John in unique and powerful… Read More