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By Kelly Dorsey - Volunteer for Setting Captives Free
November 21, 2021
Category: Kelly's Korner
Kick him, punch him, smack him, they bust his nose. Beat him so bad, he's out his clothes. They laughing at him, they spitting at him, pulling at his beard, they clawing at him.
Every step he takes, they backhand slap him, blacked out for a minute they throw water at him. He thinks to himself, "this has to happen", surrounded by these dogs, that's barking at him.
He gets no rest, he gets no sleep, they take their turns, jabbing at his cheeks. "Close your eyes, now prophecy", they mock and ask him, "who kicked your ...
By Gail Schmidt - Volunteer for Setting Captives Free
November 19, 2021
"Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever." Hebrews 13:8
Jesus Christ is always the same. He never changes. He is faithful and steadfast. His promises are sure. His love endures. (James 1:17, Deuteronomy 7:9, Joshua 21:45, Romans 4:21, Psalm 136:1)
I have pondered what does this all means for believers in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. ...
By Kelly Dorsey - Volunteer for Setting Captives Free
November 15, 2021
Category: Kelly's Korner
"Foxes have holes, and birds of the air have nests — but the Son of man has no place to lay His head!" Matthew 8:20
My heart sunk within, and tears filled my eyes as I meditated on this remarkable truth. Jesus gave up so much so we could inherit so much. He became poor, destitute, needy, and poverty-stricken so we could become so rich.
And the emptying and lowering of Himself weren't just from without but also from within. Jesus became so hated, ostracized, rejected, and forsaken on the Cross so we would be "so ...
By Gail Schmidt - Volunteer for Setting Captives Free
October 29, 2021
Ransomed we have been by the blood of the Son of God. Told this are we in Mark 10:45 and Matthew 20:28. Jesus paid the price that God demanded our sins. The payment was the blood of a perfect sacrifice. Not the sacrifice of an animal without blemish as demanded in the Old Testament for temporary forgiveness. But the sacrifice of a human who had lived perfectly, never having sinned at all. Only Jesus could fit this role. For He was sent from Heaven above to earth by God to provide the only way to salvation through His blood. (John ...
By Kelly Dorsey - Volunteer for Setting Captives Free
October 15, 2021
Category: Kelly's Korner
"The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth." John 1:14
Today I'm still happily parked inside of this passage, meditating now on the second part of this beautiful revelation of our Lord Jesus. It says we have seen His glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and ...