We may find the kingdom on different paths but we all need to give up everything we had before just for this precious treasure.
A person that says he loves the Lord but does not attend public worship, fellowship with the saints, or spend time in the Bible, has not bought the field.
If someone truly sees what Christ has done for them...
if we are not bearing fruit in our lives, it's our own fault!
And some fell among thorns; and the thorns sprung up, and choked them: ... He also that received seed among the thorns is he that heareth the word; and the care of this world, and the deceitfulness of riches, choke the word, and he becometh unfruitful. Matthew 13:7, 22 And some fell among thorns, and … Continue reading AMONG Thorns
The devil and the world hates God and His word. It is crucial that we prepare ourselves with the word of God so that we are able to withstand persecution and trial.
The first type of person mentioned by Jesus has no application of the word of God in his life at all!
Abraham was a friend of God, are you?
I encourage us all to honor God with our family rather than it being a point of conflict or contention.
This is the only place in scripture where Susanna is mentioned, but, oh, what a singular testimony to have!