Posts By: Carol Dietz

Our Feet

Ephesians 6:15 “…and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace.”   Have we ever thought about the important role our feet play in everyday life? Our feet touch the ground whenever we are standing, walking or running and they are an extension of your legs, which help move… Read more »

Righteousness

Ephesians 6:14 “….put on the breastplate of righteousness.”   Another important piece of our armor is the breastplate because it protects the vital organs of the body. Often the Old Testament writers would use the names of different organs to express feelings, affection, etc. This is the reason why the breastplate of righteousness is so… Read more »

You Shall Know the Truth

YOU SHALL KNOW THE TRUTH   John 8:32 “You shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.”   Ephesians 6:14 “Stand therefore, having girded your waist with truth.”   When it comes to the armor of God the first thing that we put on is the “belt of truth,” because the armor… Read more »

GOD DOES NOT PREVENT – GOD PREPARES

GOD DOES NOT PREVENT – GOD PREPARES God has set His laws in place, both physical and spiritual laws. He will not prevent consequences that arise from people going against His laws – whether laws of His creation, laws of His love or laws of His kingdom.   You can not prevent anything from happening… Read more »

Devotional

This morning in my quiet time with God, these verse came out to me with a thought: “This is why we have what we have in America today.” Children brought up without discipline, who believe everything they are told by their teachers, the media, the government, etc. They are lazy, irresponsible and demanding; expecting everything… Read more »

Take and Keep Your Stand

Ephesians 6:11-15 “Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this age, against spiritual hosts of wickedness in the heavenly places. Therefore… Read more »

In a time like this

In my time in the Word (Judges) I read how the king of the Ammonites answered Jephthah’s question to him: “What do you have against me that you have attacked my country?” Jephthah asked.  (Judges 11:12)   For 18 years the Israelites were oppressed by the Philistines and the Ammonites because ‘once again’ the Lord’s… Read more »

Persecution of Christ’s Body

“When they saw the boldness of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished and recognized that they had been with Jesus.” Acts 4:13   “Children are particularly persecuted. Persecutors know the way to win – is to win the new generation. Persecutors are terrified of the Bible.” (Quoting… Read more »

Our Future is as Bright as the Promises of God

Numbers 23:19 “God is not a man, that he should lie, nor a son of man, that he should change his mind. Does he speak and then not act? Does he promise and not fulfill?”   Do we believe the word that is mentioned above? We find that God is asking some important questions and… Read more »

Faced with a challenge?

For every challenge in life there is a biblical principle to make you victorious. Wouldn’t be wonderful if our public education used these core principles to teach with? The home should be where these biblical principles are taught and praise given to God when victory comes within our families.