Hello CB. My name is Jeremy Patterson and I am the son of Lum Patterson. I am writing this that you, our brothers and sisters in Christ, might rejoice with me in the news that my dad has gone home to be with the Lord. I just wanted to share with all... read more
The fable of the blind men and the elephant originated in India, I don39;t know who wrote it, but it is a story worth sharing. Once upon a time, there lived six blind men in a village. One day the villagers told them, quot;Hey, there is an elephant... read more
Questions arising from Roman39;s 10 The purpose of this post is not to teach, but to be taught. With that said, I would appreciate help in understanding why Paul wrote in his letter to the Romans that men are required to do certain things in order... read more
When I walked into the Dollar General, the first person I saw was Cora, a sister in Christ. She is a part of the body meeting at the assisted living facility for Sunday School, a member of the original group that started the ministry over ten years... read more
Henry, a friend of Dave39;s, has a rather large vegetable garden with tomato, pea, bean, pepper, and okra plants. He also grows watermelon and cantaloupe. Anyway, Henry had to be away for several weeks and recruited family members to tend everything... read more
We all know at least part of the story of Daniel and his three friends Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah. They were young men, members of royalty in the tribe of Judah at the time Nebuchadnezzar conquered their nation. Imagine you are one of the four... read more
Have you every crossed the line? Of course, you have. Raise your hand if you39;ve wished you had never crossed the line. If you39;re a hand raiser, you39;re going to have to change your way of thinking if you are to understand what I am about to... read more
Why do so many Christians think their church attendance is enough to fulfill God39;s will for their life? What are they thinking? Do they really believe the only thing God wants from them is to be in their seats every time the door to the church... read more
Romans 1248 Just as each of us has one body with many members, and these members do not all have the same function, so in Christ we who are many form one body, and each member belongs to all the others. We have different gifts, according to the... read more
When I first decided to believe, I studied the Bible with a passion, a dictionary and a concordance. I taught and preached God39;s word for several years before I went from having every thing I thought I wanted in this world, to having nothing I... read more
There are three of us in my fellowship group, all men, all around the age of sixty. For several months, we have been getting together on Monday mornings at ten o39;clock. At first I was fearful of sharing some of the more personal aspects of my... read more
Recently, I became involved in activities that altered my walk with my Lord and Savior, Jesus of Nazareth, whom I have chosen to follow. The activities, which have affected me so greatly, are a Bible study group, a Sunday School class, and a... read more
A few days ago, I was studying about the kingdom of God. I realized my inclination was to automatically think of it as a spiritual kingdom. With that realization came the question, Is it? Jesus said, 147;All authority has been given to Me in heaven... read more
Early on Monday morning, October 21, 1957, my sister took me to my parent39;s bedroom where I watched my mother die, I was 10 years old. That night, as I was lying awake in bed, my mother39;s face appeared at a point in my bedroom room where, had... read more
A Message From The Head Of The Church During my time on earth I obeyed My heavenly Father and did the things He asked me to do and spoke the words He told Me to speak, because I surrendered Myself to Him and allowed His mind to direct My entire being read more
Heavenly Father, we bring our petitions to You in the name of Jesus. On behalf of our brothers and sisters making up the Church of North Korea, we ask You to keep them in Your Holy Spirit and fill them with the strength and courage necessary to... read more
It has been nearly two months since my last blog. During that time I have experienced difficulty writing because I canrsquo;t seem to find the words to relay what I have learned from my Father through His Holy Spirit in a manner that wouldnlsquo;t... read more
I made a mistake in the title of this blog, it should be A Body Worthy Of Jesus . Lately there has been talk among believers about the return of Jesus; many believe it will be soon. I do look forward to His second coming and pray it39;s during my... read more
Believers realize people need God in their lives. However, when they try to show unbelievers God by sharing the scriptures, they soon discover that the people of the world don39;t want God in their lives and they certainly don39;t want anyone... read more
Recently the Lord prompted me to selfevaluate my prayer relative to my choice of words. I began by putting the words of the prayer in writing. Father I come to You, in the name of Jesus, to thank You for Your grace, because without Your mercy I would... read more
Often when writing I struggle with the words because some of the things I hear from the Spirit are so unlike things I have heard taught most of my life. I was in the midst of such a struggle while writing what was to be the blog titled, Living To Die,... read more
Dying, I venture to say not the subject we want to think about, in fact, itrsquo;s a subject most of us drive from our thoughts the moment it enters our mind. I say with assurance itrsquo;s not something most of us want to do right at this moment read more
In the 1st century, Peter instructed the Church to live as though it is the end time, to quot;be on guardquot;, and to keep your mind on growing quot;in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and savior Jesus Christ.quot; 2nd Peter 31718 To me... read more
In his 2nd letter, Peter talked about the return of Jesus. He wrote, quot;Most important, know this in the last days scoffers will come, jeering, living by their own cravings, and saying, quot;Where is the promise of his coming?quot; 2nd Peter... read more
Let me ask you a question. Do we, the men and women that read and write these blogs, believe that Jesus is the Son of the living God, that He died on a cross for all mankind and by His shed blood we have been made the righteousness of the one true... read more
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A follower of Jesus through diligent study of the Bible and quidence of the Holy Spirit.
I have published 49 blogs and shared 560 comments.
I published my first blog on Monday the 16th of July 2012.
My most recent blog was published on Monday the 9th of February 2015.