Tag Archives: righteousness

“He leads me in paths of righteousness for His name’s sake.” Psalm 23:3 Several years ago, I was speaking at a men’s conference in South Dakota and I had the opportunity to visit Mt. Rushmore. One of the things I learned is that the sculptor, a man named Gutzon Borglum, never finished his work. He had […]

“But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.” Matthew 6:33 What motivates you? Do you have a passion and purpose for living? If so, is this purpose one that in the coming years will lead you to say, “I have made the right choices and […]

“Therefore no one will be declared righteous in God’s sight by the works of the law; rather, through the law we become conscious of our sin.” Romans 3:20 Have you ever wondered what the purpose of the law is in salvation? Many believers today completely disregard the law as irrelevant to their lives. They either completely […]

“And when He comes, He will convict the world concerning sin and righteousness and judgment.” John 16:8 I am a sinner in need of a Savior. I am a failure in need of forgiveness. If I refuse that Savior and I turn down that forgiveness, then I face judgment. I stand convicted. The cross and […]

“And when He comes, He will convict the world concerning sin and righteousness.” John 16:8 If we are going to come to Jesus, we must believe not only that we are sinners in need of a Savior, but also that we are failures in need of forgiveness. Not only will the Holy Spirit convict us […]