THANKSGIVING

There is so much we need to thank God for, not only on
the last Thursday of every November, but every moment, every
day, and every night. God loves grateful people. He loves to be
acknowledged and appreciated. After He cleansed the ten lepers,
only one came back to say thanks. Jesus’ response, “Were not all
ten cleansed? Where are the other nine?” Luke 17:17 (They probably
were off celebrating).

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THE PAYMENT FOR SIN IS DEATH

Let’s define the main words in the title of this article: payment, sin, and death.

Payment may be defined as compensation or wages, and it is an indication that some service has been rendered for which one needs to be compensated.

Sin is defined as an offence, a crime, wrongdoing, or transgression deserving some form of punishment.

Death is defined as demise or passing away.

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QUIT TRYING TO HELP GOD

How encouraging! “If it linger, wait for it.”  So let us be fully persuaded that God has power to carry out whatever He promises (see Romans 4:21). In addition, “Is anything too hard for the Lord?” (Genesis 18:14). If we believe nothing is too hard for Him, then let’s quit trying to help Him, wait patiently, and trust His wisdom. After all, He created the universe with the Word of His mouth. If we really want to help, this is what we can do to help, “Go and make disciples of all nations…and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you” (Matthew 28:19-20 NIV).

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