Posts by Jim Jamison

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The importance of the Word of God – Ephesians 6:13

by Jim Jamison

Unlike the shield, which gives broad and general protection, the sword can only deflect an attack if it is handled precisely and skillfully. The Christian who does not know God’s Word cannot use it well. Christians who rely on their experience of salvation and their feelings to get them through temptation are vulnerable to every […]

The Benefits of the Word of God – Psalm 119:105

by Jim Jamison

What are the benefits of reading the Word of God? First, it is the source of truth (John 17:17) People today look everywhere for answers to life, to try to find out what is worth believing and what is not. The source of all truth about God and man, life and death, time and eternity, […]

The importance of the Word of God – 2 Peter 1:20-21

by Jim Jamison

As we approach the Word of God we need to be reminded that it is not simply put together by men over time, and therefore, is full of fun stories that are given to give us some measure of instruction. Rather, according to 2 Peter 1:20-21, “holy men of God spoke as they were moved […]

The Sword of the Spirit – Ephesians 6:17

by Jim Jamison

Since sin has such a strong hold on us, how ae we suppose o gain victory over sin in our lives Even as a believer, we still struggle with sinful choices and sinful habits. We try all sorts of things to attempt to overcome those sinful habits and patterns that lead us down a road […]

The joy of anticipation – Philippians 1:6

by Jim Jamison

Nothing encourages a Christian as much as he knowledge that despite life’s uncertainties and difficulties, and no matter how many spiritual defeats there may be along the way, one day they will be made perfect. It is easy for us to become discouraged when we focus on our problems and imperfections, yet we need to […]