THE RETURN OF THE KING IS INEVITABLE

Posted by Nathan Warner on

“Therefore comfort one another with these words” (1 Thessalonians 4:18). The return of Jesus Christ is certain and unavoidable.  This moment in human history is going to happen, regardless of the desires, will, and power of man to say otherwise.  Of all things to long for...

Continue reading…

Tags: abide, affection, angst, attention, christ, death, decay, dissipation, distractions, dying, end times, eternity, focus, fruit, fruit of spirit, healing, hectic, hope, jesus, jesús, king, last days, lord, loud, new year, patience, rage, rapture, restoration, resurrection, return, ruler, salvation, savior, second coming, wait, worldly

1 THESSALONIANS 4:18 - Berean Lamp Memory Verse - (Jan 9-16)

Posted by Nathan Warner on

The Berean Lamp Memory Verse for this week is: “Therefore comfort one another with these words” (1 Thessalonians 4:18). The return of Jesus Christ is certain and inevitable. It is unavoidable. It is going to happen, regardless of the desires, will, and power of man to say...

Continue reading…

Tags: christ, distractions, eternity, hope, jesus, jesús, king, lord, new year, rapture, restoration, resurrection, return, ruler, salvation, savior, second coming, worldly

Berean Lamp Memory Verse - 1 Corinthians 6:3 - (Aug 10-17)

Posted by Nathan Warner on

Our Memory Verse for this week comes from 1 Corinthians 6:3, where Paul reminds us that we will even judge angels when we rule with Christ.  This is the first part in a series where we will be looking at God's eternal plan and the angels' response to His plan.  From the beginning God's...

Continue reading…

Tags: angels, god's plan, god's purpose, inheritance, jesus, king, lord, man, mankind, promise, subjection

Berean Lamp Memory Verse - Colossians 1:13 - (Mar 23-30)

Posted by Nathan Warner on

Our Memory Verse for this week comes from Colossians 1:13.  The Memory Verse for the Devotional this Friday is the sixth and final part in our series where we have looked at a few samples of man's long-standing conspiracy to "throw off" God's judgment, His Messiah's authority, and His Holy...

Continue reading…

Tags: authority, christ, conspiracy, death, desolation, eternal life, gift, god, inheritance, jesus, judgment, king, kingdom, last days, life, millennium, power, rebellion, reign, resurrection, rule, second death

Berean Lamp Memory Verse - Colossians 3:6 - (Mar 16-23)

Posted by Nathan Warner on

Our Memory Verse for this week comes from Colossians 3:6.  The Memory Verse for the Devotional this Friday is the fifth part in our series looking at a few samples of man's long-standing conspiracy to "throw off" God's judgment, His Messiah's authority, and His Holy Spirit's restraint on...

Continue reading…

Tags: destruction, father, god, gospel, jesus, judgment, king, kings, nations, powers, rage, rebellion, reign, rule, salvation, sin, son, wrath

Berean Lamp Devotional - Ambassadors in the World

Posted by Nathan Warner on

“For am I now seeking the favor of men, or of God? Or am I striving to please men? If I were still trying to please men, I would not be a bond-servant of Christ” (Galatians 1:10 NASB). As Ambassadors for Christ, we live far away from the Kingdom of Heaven, dwelling as aliens and...

Continue reading…

Tags: ambassador, appointed, attraction, dedication, demands, devotion, distractions, diversions, intimidation, jesus, king, kingdom of heaven, love, representative, servant, service, word, world

Berean Lamp Memory Verse - Philippians 3:20 - (Jan 6-13)

Posted by Nathan Warner on

Our Memory Verse for this week comes from Philippians 3, where Paul explains that our citizenship and place of belonging is in the Kingdom of Heaven. If this is our status in Heaven, what is our status here on earth? Scripture tells us that in God's eyes, we are aliens, strangers, and sojourners...

Continue reading…

Tags: aliens, ambassador, appeal, citizens, exiles, faithful, jesus, king, kingdom of heaven, peaceful, sojourners, status, strangers, world

Berean Lamp Devotional - "My Flesh Is True Food"

Posted by Nathan Warner on

“And she gave birth to her firstborn son; and she wrapped Him in cloths, and laid Him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn” (Luke 2:7 NASB). It was not by accident that Jesus was first seen by the world in a manger—a trough (a “dinner plate&rdquo...

Continue reading…

Tags: communion, death, food, gospel, jesus, judah, king, lamb, life, lion, passover, return, sacrifice, salvation, sin, sustenance

Berean Lamp Devotional 39 - Cast Upon God from Birth

Posted by Nathan Warner on

“But for all this, you did not trust the Lord your God” (Deuteronomy 1:32). As humans, we are concerned for our welfare and the welfare of what we love.  We spend a lot of time pondering decisions in life.  We do this because we like to think we "make our way" in the...

Continue reading…

Tags: infant, child, trust, faith, david, king, god, jesus, sin

Berean Lamp Devotional 35 - An Endlessly Exalted Nation

Posted by Nathan Warner on

“Righteousness exalts a nation, But sin is a disgrace to any people” (Proverbs 14:34). We are all born citizens of a nation on earth.  While we are ultimately citizens of either Heaven or Hell, the nations we live in have a place in our lives and in God’s plan. ...

Continue reading…

Tags: righteousness, nations, sin, grace, disgrace, citizenship, jesus, king, government, global


©2019 Berean Lamp Ministries

Powered by Ekklesia 360