Posts Categorized: Mikes Blog

Serious Thought: Slave or Free

To take a people from being slaves to being freemen will require them to think differently. When everything has been given to you by those who lord it over you (like in government or dictatorships) and now you are free from your task master, when you are faced with hard times you will be tempted… Read more »

The Holy Spirit Gifts

Ephesians 4:11-14 NLT   Now these are the gifts Christ gave to the church: the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, and the pastors and teachers. Their responsibility is to equip God’s people to do His work and build up the church, the body of Christ. This will continue until we all come to such unity… Read more »

Serious Thought

This morning I began my reading in the Word: Exodus chapter one. The first question that came to me was: How do you take a people who are free and make them slaves? The answer that came to me is: You give them everything so that they depend upon you, then you take the males… Read more »

Daily Devotional

Yesterday I had a conversation with a young man. He asked me what church I belong to and I told him, “I do not belong to any organized church but I do attend one.” He told me he was moving close to where I lived, and he went on to say that what he really… Read more »

The New Generation

A new generation has come and they do not acknowledge Jesus, nor do they remember the mighty things that He has done for past generations. How quickly they turn away from the path of their ancestors who walked in obedience to God’s Word. This new generation contradicts the teachings of the bible, and the result… Read more »

Daily Devotional

I am not one who likes to read the book of Job in the Bible, but this time the Lord opened my eyes to see the book of Job differently.   Job 3:25 “What I always feared has happened to me. What I dreaded has come true.”   In the beginning of the book of… Read more »

Daily Devotional

I would like to ask those Christian millennials that have the “progressive” mindset, this question: Would you invite just anyone into your home? Would you invite a rapist, murderer, or strangers who knock at your door to get something from you? Would you invite anyone who wants to live in your home with you and… Read more »

Daily Devotional

I watched two movies that I wanted to share something about with you. The first movie was about civil war and the land owner form the south said, “I knew we had lost the battle when I saw how the North built a city. They did not build a church, but rather built a school… Read more »

Daily Devotional

It is easy to analyze, scrutinize, and talk about all the problems we face today, but we need people with true wisdom and confidence from God to do what is needed to be done. We need those people who seek after God wholeheartedly and who live the life of faith that pleases God to show… Read more »

Can God use a man like Donald Trump?

Can God can use the ungodly to do His godly purpose? Isaiah 45 reveals that He can, and does. King Cyrus was not a Jew, nor a follower of the Lord in any way, yet this is what the Lord said of Cyrus:   “This is what I said to Cyrus, whose right hand I… Read more »