Prayer, A Mighty Weapon

There’s a lot of demonic activities happening today, we must seek God in prayer for strength. 

I would like to challenge every Christian who reads this post to incorporate the prayer below into their daily prayers for 30 days.


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The Prayer:

“LORD keep me anchored in the straight path of righteousness. Your anchor protects me from the windstorms which push me to go either to the right or to the left. I know LORD that Your anchor will keep me steady, protect me Lord in Jesus’ name Amen.”


God’s Word is our anchor that teaches us how to stay on the right path of our Lord Jesus Christ. If you cut that anchor from your life, there’s no way to determine how spiritually corrupt you will end up. We live in dangerous times and as Christians, the Truth should be our number one priority. We must live according to it because without it, those dear to us will stay in darkness. You might be the only spiritual light that they will ever have. They desperately need your help. Take them to Jesus before it’s too late or their darkness will become their eternal reality.

 Ephesians 5:15-18

15 Pay careful attention, then, to how you walk—not as unwise people but as wise— 16 making the most of the time, because the days are evil. 17 So don’t be foolish, but understand what the Lord’s will is. 18 And don’t get drunk with wine, which leads to reckless actions, but be filled by the Spirit

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Bible Review: KJV Journal The Word Bible, Large Print, Hardcover, Black, Red Letter Edition.

I’m doing a review on the KJV Journal The Word Bible, Large Print, Hardcover, Black, Red Letter Edition.


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It is a beautiful Bible. The hardcover has a nice black color that’s not dull. The Bible has a sewn binding which will last you a very long time. It lays flat on the table when opened, due to the stitching on the binding.

The fonts are a 10 point text, making the reading of this Bible much more enjoyable. The headers are black and bold which makes it pop out. The words of Jesus is in a not pink or blood red color but just the right red. It has a lot of sub-headers to easily find what you are specifically searching for.

In the front of the Bible, it contains “This Bible Belongs To:“, “Table of Contents“, Alphabetical Order Of The Books Of The Bible” and an “Epistle Dedicatory for the KING JAMES VERSION.” It doesn’t contain any maps in the back of the Bible but only two pages with a heading “Notes” and lines at the bottom of the header. The pages have a nice cream color and it’s thick enough to write on it. It has to the right and left of the pages light lines to write down your notes or draw any pictures you like.

Overall a wonder Bible to take down notes to Evangelize, debate or for deep study using your own notes.

I received a complimentary copy of this Bible for an honest review from BookLookBloggers.com

Calmness Before The Storm

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The storm will come.

Even though I think that things well get better with the new administration, it is only for a short time so that the Christians will get a time of rest. This resting period is for building up our faith because what’s coming soon will be unparalleled since time began, the Antichrist. Things will get worse according to Matthew 24:21 which says, “21 For then there will be great distress, unequaled from the beginning of the world until now—and never to be equaled again.”

Now is the time to dig deeper into the Word of God. For the Word of God is the Armor of God to fight against the demonic forces of evil (Ephesians 6). We must measure everything with God’s Word because Satan can masquerade as an angel of light ready to deceive the unsuspecting (2 Corinthians 11:14). Jesus said in Matthew 4:4 “Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.’”

We know that Jesus didn’t say any random thing to Satan but quoted the Book of Deuteronomy (8:3), showing us the importance of scripture. The Lord will not give you new revelation because the New Testament is the completion of God’s Word to men which makes us complete for all righteousness.

2 Timothy 3:14-17

14 But as for you, continue in what you have learned and have become convinced of, because you know those from whom you learned it, 15 and how from infancy you have known the Holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus. 16 All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, 17 so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.

I will be honest, I love God’s Word, it is a joy to read it every day and hear from the Lord through His Word. The Bible says in Isaiah 55:11 “so My word that comes from My mouth will not return to Me empty, but it will accomplish what I please and will prosper in what I send it to do.”

Jesus will fulfill at His second coming Isaiah 55:11 because Jesus was sent from the Father to accomplish His will and Jesus is called “The Word of God” (Revelation 19:13).

John 6:37-40

37 All those the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never drive away. 38 For I have come down from heaven not to do my will but to do the will of him who sent me. 39 And this is the will of him who sent me, that I shall lose none of all those he has given me, but raise them up at the last day. 40 For my Father’s will is that everyone who looks to the Son and believes in him shall have eternal life, and I will raise them up at the last day.”

God’s Patience Is Long Suffering

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Before God destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah He sent them Lot so that they could know Him and repent through witnessing Lot’s life according to 1 Peter 2:12 which says, Live such good lives among the pagans that, though they accuse you of doing wrong, they may see your good deeds and glorify God on the day he visits us.

Genesis 13:10-13

10 Lot looked around and saw that the whole plain of the Jordan toward Zoar was well watered, like the garden of the Lord, like the land of Egypt. (This was before the Lord destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah.) 11 So Lot chose for himself the whole plain of the Jordan and set out toward the east. The two men parted company: 12 Abram lived in the land of Canaan, while Lot lived among the cities of the plain and pitched his tents near Sodom. 13 Now the people of Sodom were wicked and were sinning greatly against the Lord.


The LORD told Abraham that He was going to give his descendants the land of Canaan but it was going to take 400 years until the fullness of the Canaanites’ wickedness was completed, showing how merciful God really was. God was giving them a chance to repent, sending them a priest (Melchizedek), a prophet (Abraham) and a righteous man (Lot).

  • Melchizedek a Priest: (Genesis 14: 17-20) 17 After Abram returned from defeating Kedorlaomer and the kings allied with him, the king of Sodom came out to meet him in the Valley of Shaveh (that is, the King’s Valley). 18 Then Melchizedek king of Salem brought out bread and wine. He was priest of God Most High, 19 and he blessed Abram, saying, “Blessed be Abram by God Most High, Creator of heaven and earth. 20 And praise be to God Most High, who delivered your enemies into your hand. ”Then Abram gave him a tenth of everything.
  • Abraham a Prophet: (Genesis 20:7) Now return the man’s wife, for he is a prophet, and he will pray for you and you will live. But if you do not return her, you may be sure that you and all who belong to you will die.”

  • Lot a righteous man: (2 Peter 2:7-8) 7 and if he rescued Lot, a righteous man, who was distressed by the depraved conduct of the lawless 8 (for that righteous man, living among them day after day, was tormented in his righteous soul by the lawless deeds he saw and heard)

We will see the Canaanites’ abominable way of living that came before the throne of God and His wrath was set in motion to punish their sins but before He would do this. He gave them 400 years to repent by sending them men of God.

400 years of mercy:

Genesis 15:12-16

12 As the sun was setting, Abram fell into a deep sleep, and a thick and dreadful darkness came over him. 13 Then the Lord said to him, “Know for certain that for four hundred years your descendants will be strangers in a country not their own and that they will be enslaved and mistreated there. 14 But I will punish the nation they serve as slaves, and afterward they will come out with great possessions. 15 You, however, will go to your ancestors in peace and be buried at a good old age. 16 In the fourth generation your descendants will come back here, for the sin of the Amorites has not yet reached its full measure.”

The practices of the Canaanites:

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  • Witchcraft

Deuteronomy 18:9-13
9 When you enter the land the Lord your God is giving you, do not learn to imitate the detestable ways of the nations there. 10 Let no one be found among you who sacrifices their son or daughter in the fire, who practices divination or sorcery, interprets omens, engages in witchcraft, 11 or casts spells, or who is a medium or spiritist or who consults the dead. 12 Anyone who does these things is detestable to the Lord; because of these same detestable practices the Lord your God will drive out those nations before you. 13 You must be blameless before the Lord your God

  • Bestiality

Deuteronomy 27:21
“Cursed is anyone who has sexual relations with any animal.” Then all the people shall say, “Amen!”

  • Child sacrifice

Deuteronomy 12:31
You must not worship the Lord your God in their way, because in worshiping their gods, they do all kinds of detestable things the Lord hates. They even burn their sons and daughters in the fire as sacrifices to their gods.

  • Idolatry

Deuteronomy 7:24-25
24 He will give their kings into your hand, and you will wipe out their names from under heaven. No one will be able to stand up against you; you will destroy them. 25 The images of their gods you are to burn in the fire. Do not covet the silver and gold on them, and do not take it for yourselves, or you will be ensnared by it, for it is detestable to the Lord your God.

  • Homosexuality

Genesis 19:4
Before they had gone to bed, all the men from every part of the city of Sodom—both young and old—surrounded the house. 5 They called to Lot, “Where are the men who came to you tonight? Bring them out to us so that we can have sex with them.”


Despite all of their awful sins and killings, God shows them mercy by giving them time to repent. If you have not made Jesus Christ your Lord and Savior, remember He is giving you time to repent. Don’t delay before it’s too late. Jesus loves you and wants a personal relationship with you. Believe that He died for your sins was buried and on the third day rose from the grave in victory. If you place your faith in Him, committing your life to God’s Word and believe what He did for you, He will give you eternal life.

How To Deal With So-Called Contradictions In The Bible

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First of all, we have to know where the statement: “the Bible has contradictions” comes from. When someone believes that the Bible has a contradiction, they have been convinced by a demon as we see this concept originate from Satan who back in the Garden of Eden contradicted God’s Word to Eve to make her fall into sin. That’s where “the Bible has contradictions” originated from. Below you will see this.

Genesis 2:16-17

16 And the Lord God commanded the man, “You are free to eat from any tree of the garden, 17 but you must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, for on the day you eat from it, you will certainly die.” 

Genesis 3:2-4

2 The woman said to the serpent, “We may eat the fruit from the trees in the garden. 3 But about the fruit of the tree in the middle of the garden, God said, ‘You must not eat it or touch it, or you will die.’”
4 “No! You will not die,” the serpent said to the woman.

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The way I deal with so-called contradictions is by:

1. Reading the passage in its full context.
2. Seeing how the author of the Book is using the word or phrase in the immediate context.
3. Comparing the two seemingly contradicting passages like the two below:

Romans 4:2-3

2 If Abraham was justified by works, he has something to brag about—but not before God.  3 For what does the Scripture say? Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him for righteousness.

James 2:21, 24

21 Wasn’t Abraham our father justified by works when he offered Isaac his son on the altar?
24 You see that a man is justified by works and not by faith alone.

What do we do with these two passages? Since that passage with quoted from the Old Testament, the first step is to go where the original quote was taken from to see in that context what the passage means which is found in Genesis 15:4-6 which says, 4 Now the word of the Lord came to him: “This one will not be your heir; instead, one who comes from your own body will be your heir.” 5 He took him outside and said, “Look at the sky and count the stars, if you are able to count them.” Then He said to him, “Your offspring will be that numerous.”
6 Abram believed the Lord, and He credited it to him as righteousness.

Now it is clear that the meaning of the passage in Genesis which both Paul and James use is referring to faith alone in God is what saves because Abraham believed God, he knew that He would keep His promise to him that’s why when God told Abraham to sacrifice his son Isaac (to test his faith) he went to do it without any hesitation. God stopped him and provided a ram to be sacrificed in place of his son which was a foreshadow of Jesus Christ on the cross,  showing that Abraham had true saving faith in God. That type of faith which is not only believing but having complete trust that it will happen just as God has said was credited to him for righteousness.

The next step would be to know why James seems like he is saying faith plus works equals salvation while Paul on the other hand, agrees with the meaning in Genesis.

It will become clearer when we read it in the full context which is found in James 2:14-17 which says, “14 What good is it, my brothers, if someone says he has faith but does not have works? Can his faith save him?
15 If a brother or sister is without clothes and lacks daily food 16 and one of you says to them, “Go in peace, keep warm, and eat well,” but you don’t give them what the body needs, what good is it? 17 In the same way, faith, if it doesn’t have works, is dead by itself.”

We see here that James was dealing with Christians who didn’t want to do anything for the Lord and his question to them was how in the world can you show people that you are born again and love them if you don’t show it? Basically, real faith will produce works meaning that works are a by-product of a saving faith in Jesus Christ. Those who have the Holy Spirit will do God’s will and produce fruit according to Philippians 2:13 which says, “13 For it is God who is working in you, enabling you both to desire and to work out His good purpose.”

James and Paul are saying the same thing, Paul is dealing with Christians who want to earn their salvation through their works and James is dealing with Christians who don’t want to do anything for the Lord. Both are using the same text to prove that faith alone saves but saving faith has to produce works for the Lord showing that you are truly a new person in Christ and delight in doing His will.

Ephesians 2:10

For we are His creation, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared ahead of time so that we should walk in them.

The Bible does not contain contradictions, all we have to do is apply certain rules so you won’t be swayed by the enemy in believing that the Bible cannot be relied upon because of contradictions. Read the passage in its full context, use references to get a clearer understanding and you will define words and verses with the surrounding passages. Without rules in interpretation, you will intentionally or unintentionally twist the meaning of passages.