Your faith should not stand in the wisdom of men, but in the power of God

From KHouse.Org **MEMORY VERSE OF THE WEEK** For I determined not to know any thing among you, save Jesus Christ, and him crucified. And I was with you in weakness, and in fear, and in much trembling. And my speech and my preaching was not with enticing words of man's wisdom, but in demonstration of the Spirit and of power: That your faith should not stand in the wisdom of men, but in the power of God. 1 Corinthians 2:2-5 KJV Continue Reading

Faith and Miracles Part 2: A Mustard Seed and an Empty Fridge

From KHouse.Org FAITH AND MIRACLES PART II: A MUSTARD SEED AND AN EMPTY FRIDGE [This is Part II of a multi-part series.  "Part I: Faith In What?" was published in the 12/7/2010 eNews.  Part III: Even Our Hairs - Hamster Time" will be published in the 12/22/2010 eNews.] Sheri Munson gazed into her refrigerator. She saw a box of Arm & Hammer baking soda, a bottle of ancient mustard, and some very old packets of soy sauce. The barren Continue Reading

Faith and Miracles Part 1 – Faith in What?

From KHouse.Org FAITH AND MIRACLES PART I: FAITH IN WHAT? "And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they shall be forgiven him. Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much." -James 5:15-16 Christmas is around the corner.   It's the time of year Continue Reading

Faith in the Night Seasons: What is Faith?

From KHouse.Org FAITH IN THE NIGHT SEASONS: WHAT IS FAITH? [The following is excerpted from Nancy Missler's book Faith In The Night Seasons.] Few subjects in the Bible are more important for us to understand than that of faith. The dictionary tells us that faith is "confidence or trust in a person or thing." Since human trust has been greatly abused in this world, many people have chosen to put their faith in "something" rather than Continue Reading

Faith in the Night Seasons: Nan’s own story

From KHouse.Org FAITH IN THE NIGHT SEASONS: NAN'S OWN STORY [The following article has been excerpted from Nancy Missler's book Faith In The Night Seasons.] My Shattered World It was July of 1990. We had just found out that we owed the IRS several million dollars (yes, million!); that Chuck's company was about to go into bankruptcy; that we were going to lose our "dream" home; that our insurance was going to be canceled; and that our Continue Reading

Christian Woman Stops Robbery With Faith

From ABC News.Go.Com Held up at gunpoint, a store clerk invoked her faith to turn the desperate thief into a repentant gunman. A store clerk's mention of her religion leads to a robber's change of heart.When a man tried to rob a MetroPCS cell phone store at gunpoint in Pompano Beach, Fla., store manager Nayara Goncalves, 20, calmly talked to the man about Jesus and her faith until he left without taking any money. Goncalves said she Continue Reading

Faith and Action

Joshua 1:2 Arise, go over this Jordan...unto the land which I do give unto the children of Israel. Faith as a principle of action is not enough for the realisation of God’s will for us; there must also be the action: only by faith and action can we experimentally enter the land, conquer our foes, and possess our inheritance. It is true that ‘God worketh in us’, but we must work out the salvation which He ‘works in’ [Phil. 2:12-13]. We Continue Reading

Influencing our neighbours

Romans 15:2 Let everyone of us please his neighbour for his good to edification. 1 Thessalonians 1:8 For from you sounded out the word of the Lord…Your faith to God-ward is spread abroad: so that we need not to speak anything. We do not realize the importance of the unconscious part of our life ministry. It goes on continually. In every greeting we give to another on the street, in every moment’s conversation, in every letter we write, in Continue Reading

True faith produces results

Philippians 2:12-13 Work out your own salvation with fear and trembling: For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure. James 2:26 For as the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without works is dead also. God worketh in you, therefore you can work; otherwise it would be impossible. God worketh in you, therefore you must work; otherwise He will cease from working. – J. Wesley. True faith would Continue Reading

Be an example

1 Timothy 4:12 Be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity. Titus 2:7 In all things shewing thyself a pattern of good works Once more, be sure your example exhorts as well as your words. Let them see you constant in all the duties you persuade them to. Let them see in your lives that superiority to the world which your lips recommend. Let them see, by your constant labours for Continue Reading