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Gleaning from the Heart of Jesus

Doing Right During Persecution {{Week 3}}

Welcome, friends! I invite you to get out your study journal and Bible, if you have it nearby. If you haven’t had the privilege of ordering your study journal yet, you can do so here (Please Note: It’s an affiliate link). The Scriptures – Matthew 5:10 and 25:34  You’re blessed when your commitment to God […]

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New Testament Study

The Confirmation (Mt. 11)

Read Matthew 11. A lot of times I feel like I can resonate with John the Baptist to some degree. (Note: I am far from being persecuted for the sake of the Gospel. Being persecuted is far worse than any trial we could endure. But even trials, help us to need that confirmation too). I mean, he […]

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New Testament Study Uncategorized

When Jesus Comes to Bring a Sword (Mt. 10)

Read Matthew 10:22-42. Truth Jesus says something profound in this chapter. Something we can’t miss. Something we should not miss. Though, perhaps, it is a truth we might want to miss or skip over. In verse 34, we are reminded that earthly peace is not something that is on Jesus’ agenda. “Don’t imagine that I came […]

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New Testament Study

The Gospel in Persecution (Mt. 10)

Read Matthew 10:16-21. Jesus invites us to know what moments of our lives look like – as followers of Jesus Christ. Persecution There will be times where we are persecuted, because of the One in whom our faith rest.  In those times of persecution, God will use it to spread the Gospel,grow us closer to Christ, arm us […]

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Godly Living The Overcomer Life

Psalm 139:10- Commit to Memory

I posted a small portion of this on my Facebook page, and thought I would share and elaborate some more on it here. I flipped open my Bible: “Psalm 139 sounds good”. Little did I know, I have “circled” certain Scriptures in this Bible, that sits in a specific room in my house. It’s almost […]