Hate

Hate   But this thou hast, that thou hatest the deeds of the Nicolaitans, which I also hate. Revelation 2:6 So hast thou also them that hold to the doctrine of the Nicolaitans, which thing I hate. Revelation 2:15 I personally think the word “hate” should rarely be used. But in Revelation 2:6 and 15, … More Hate

Convicted!

Convicted!   And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin…. — John 16:8 Do you remember the first time you were convicted that you were a sinner? The first time I really knew I was a sinner is etched in my mind forever. For me, it was when a guest evangelist … More Convicted!

Guts and Gumption!

Guts and Gumption!   Neither do men light a candle, and put it under a bushel, but on a candlestick; and it giveth light unto all that are in the house. — Matthew 5:15 In yesterday’s Sparkling Gem, we looked at different ways to shine our light into the darkness and positively influence the world … More Guts and Gumption!