holiness

  1. AlexB23

    Breaking the Mold as Christians (Romans & 1 Peter)

    Hello folks. Today's devotional covers how Christians must be different from the world. Date June 24, 2024 | Breaking the Mold Verse Romans 12:2 (NIV): "Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve...
  2. Christsfreeservant

    Don't Be Like Esau

    “Strive for peace with everyone, and for the holiness without which no one will see the Lord. See to it that no one fails to obtain the grace of God; that no ‘root of bitterness’ springs up and causes trouble, and by it many become defiled; that no one is sexually immoral or unholy like Esau...
  3. Christsfreeservant

    The Discipline of The Lord

    “Consider him who endured from sinners such hostility against himself, so that you may not grow weary or fainthearted. In your struggle against sin you have not yet resisted to the point of shedding your blood. And have you forgotten the exhortation that addresses you as sons? “’My son, do not...
  4. Christsfreeservant

    In Holiness

    When God says in his Word that we are to be holy as he is holy, he means that we are to be separate from (different, unlike) this sinful world, because we are becoming like Jesus. His idea of worship of him is that we offer our lives to him as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to him, which...
  5. Christsfreeservant

    Laying Aside Every Weight

    “Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before...
  6. Christsfreeservant

    It is Good to Be Near God

    “When my soul was embittered, when I was pricked in heart, I was brutish and ignorant; I was like a beast toward you. “Nevertheless, I am continually with you; you hold my right hand. You guide me with your counsel, and afterward you will receive me to glory. Whom have I in...
  7. Christsfreeservant

    Are You Burdening God with Your Sins?

    “Thus says the Lord, who makes a way in the sea, a path in the mighty waters, who brings forth chariot and horse, army and warrior; they lie down, they cannot rise, they are extinguished, quenched like a wick: ‘Remember not the former things, nor consider the things of old...
  8. Christsfreeservant

    God's Pre-Established Boundaries

    Ephesians 1:3-6 ESV “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places, even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before him. In love he predestined...
  9. Christsfreeservant

    What Do You Crave?

    Philippians 3:17-21 ESV “Brothers, join in imitating me, and keep your eyes on those who walk according to the example you have in us. For many, of whom I have often told you and now tell you even with tears, walk as enemies of the cross of Christ. Their end is destruction, their god is their...
  10. T

    Stars forever!

    SCRIPTURE: The mystery of the seven stars which you saw in My right hand, and the seven golden lampstands: The seven stars are the angels of the seven churches, and the seven lampstands which you saw are the seven churches.' - Revelation 1:20 REVELATION: Stars represent all those who lead...
  11. T

    The Word of God brings perfection to our lives

    SCRIPTURE: Even perfection has its limits, but your commands have no limit (Psalm 119.96) LESSON: It is true that even perfection has its limits, but God's commands know no bounds when it comes to their perfection. Therefore, when we apply the word of God to our daily lives, by standing on His...
  12. Christsfreeservant

    The Discipline of the Lord

    Hebrews 12:4-13 ESV “In your struggle against sin you have not yet resisted to the point of shedding your blood. And have you forgotten the exhortation that addresses you as sons? “’My son, do not regard lightly the discipline of the Lord, nor be weary when reproved by him. For the Lord...
  13. Christsfreeservant

    Blasphemy Against the Holy Spirit

    Luke 12:8-10 ESV “And I tell you, everyone who acknowledges me before men, the Son of Man also will acknowledge before the angels of God, but the one who denies me before men will be denied before the angels of God. And everyone who speaks a word against the Son of Man will be forgiven, but the...
  14. Christsfreeservant

    Is Your Eye Healthy?

    Luke 11:33-36 ESV “No one after lighting a lamp puts it in a cellar or under a basket, but on a stand, so that those who enter may see the light. Your eye is the lamp of your body. When your eye is healthy, your whole body is full of light, but when it is bad, your body is full of darkness...
  15. Christsfreeservant

    Don't Test the Providence of God

    Hebrews 12:14-17 ESV “Strive for peace with everyone, and for the holiness without which no one will see the Lord. See to it that no one fails to obtain the grace of God; that no ‘root of bitterness’ springs up and causes trouble, and by it many become defiled; that no one is sexually immoral...
  16. Christsfreeservant

    Wives Submitting to Husbands

    Video Talk 1 Peter 3:1-6 ESV Likewise, wives, be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some do not obey the word, they may be won without a word by the conduct of their wives, when they see your respectful and pure conduct. Do not let your adorning be external—the braiding of hair and...
  17. Christsfreeservant

    Lift Your Drooping Hands

    Hebrews 12 begins with an exhortation to us who profess faith in Jesus Christ to lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, so that we can run with endurance the race God set before us to run. And then it goes on to talk about the struggle against sin and the disciplines of the...
  18. Christsfreeservant

    What I Long For

    Holiness is what I long for Righteousness, to walk God’s ways Faithfulness in every footstep Walking with Him day by day Listening to the words He teaches Making them my faithful friend Doing all that His word shows me Faithful to Christ to the end Loving Jesus, Lord, my Master Sitting daily...
  19. Jonaitis

    Let Him Be Praised!

    Feel free to share something that glorifies God. Here's a short hymn that has personally touched me called 'Boundless God.' You can listen to an audio recording here.
  20. Christsfreeservant

    A Perverted Heart Devises Evil

    I’m sharing this here with you from my time of personal devotions with my Lord Jesus Christ, for your encouragement. Sue Love Proverbs 6:12-14 ESV “A worthless person, a wicked man, goes about with crooked speech, winks with his eyes, signals with his feet, points with his finger, with...