Word for Today

Two Ways of Life: The Wicked

Psalm 1:4-5 4 The ungodly are not so, But are like the chaff which the wind drives away. 5 Therefore the ungodly shall not stand in the judgment, Nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous. The first 3 verses of Psalm...

Two Ways of Life: Stability and Fruitfulness

Psalm 1:3 He shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, That brings forth its fruit in its season, Whose leaf also shall not wither; And whatever he does shall prosper. A tree that's planted by the rivers...

Two ways of Life: Delight and Meditate

Psalms 1:2 NKJV But his delight is in the law of the Lord, And in His law he meditates day and night. The blessed righteous man delights in the law of the Lord. To delight in something is to have a...

Walk, Stand & Sit: Two Ways of Life

Psalms 1:1 NKJV Blessed is the man Who walks not in the counsel of the ungodly, Nor stands in the path of sinners, Nor sits in the seat of the scornful; The word blessed means a man or woman who is...

How To Identify A True Church: Finding Your Place

Acts 2:42 They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer. After they believed, the believers in Jerusalem did one thing that is crucial for every new believer if they are to...

How To Identify A True Church: Generosity

Acts 2:44-47 44 All the believers were together and had everything in common. 45 They sold property and possessions to give to anyone who had need. 46 Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke...

How To Identify A True Church: Prayer and Worship

Acts 2:42 NKJV And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in prayers. It is said that a church that does not pray is a dying church. One of the most evident things...

Heart Transplant: Good Ground

Matthew 13:8 Other seeds fell on good soil and produced grain, some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty. He who has ears, let him hear.” Matthew 13:23 As for what was sown on good soil, this is the one who hears the...

Heart Transplant: Thorny Heart

Matthew 13:7 Other seeds fell among thorns, and the thorns grew up and choked them. Matthew 13:22, As for what was sown among thorns, this is the one who hears the word, but the cares of the world and the deceitfulness of...

Heart Transplant: The Rocky Heart

Matthew 13:5-6 Other seeds fell on thin, rocky ground and quickly started growing because the soil wasn’t very deep. But when the sun came up, the plants were scorched and dried up because they did not have enough roots. Matthew 13:20-21 20...