Daily Lift – June 11, 2015

Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy (1 Peter 1:16). The holiness of God is one of the hallmarks of His unwavering and of indescribable character. To be pure and sinless from eternity and throughout eternity is something that can only be said of one who is Divine. God’s holiness is…

Daily Lift – June 10, 2015

For I am the LORD your God: ye shall therefore sanctify yourselves, and ye shall be holy; for I am holy: neither shall ye defile yourselves with any manner of creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth (Leviticus 11:44). The Law of Moses stipulated that certain animals were unclean to the Israelites. There were some…

Daily Lift – June 09, 2015

For in him we live, and move, and have our being; as certain also of your own poets have said, For we are also his offspring (Acts 17;28). When Paul made this statement on Mars Hill he was quoting Cleanthes (c. 300 B.C.), who had written a poem in allegiance to Zeus. Paul was able…

Daily Lift – June 08, 2015

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God (John 1:1). The Word existed from eternity. In fact, the original language of John 1:1 reads this way: “In the beginning the Word always was, and the Word always was with God, and the Word always was God.”…

Daily Lift – June 07, 2015

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God (John 1:1). The Word existed from eternity. In fact, the original language of John 1:1 reads this way: “In the beginning the Word always was, and the Word always was with God, and the Word always was God.”…

Daily Lift – June 06, 2015

God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble (Psalm 46:1). A refuge is a shelter. It is a safe place to go amidst any storm or tempest. In every situation that brings discomfort to the human soul, God alone is the safest location for consolation and peace. Because God is our…

Daily Lift – June 05, 2015

And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent (John 17:3). What can it mean to “know” God, for no person has ever seen the Father (John 1:18)? On one occasion the apostle Philip demanded of Jesus that He would show all the…

Daily Lift – June 3, 2015

For the grace of God that bringeth salvation hath appeared to all men (Titus 2:11). The beloved apostle Paul reminded his readers that the first appearance of the Son of God upon this planet came directly from the grace of the Father. For centuries the advent of the Savior had been awaited and when He…