josephsdailywalkwithjesus

A closer walk with our beloved friend.


1 Comment

Are You a Christ Copy Cat?

And you should imitate me, just as I imitate Christ. 1 Corinthians 11:1 The Holy Bible, The New Living Version

Are you a Christ copy cat?

Jesus called out to them,“Come, follow me.” Matthew 4:19 The Holy Bible, The New Living Version

Make no doubt about it, when Christ calls us (and He comes to us before we come to Him) He does so not only to be our Savior but also to be our King.

Now He is a good King who leads by example (that is what all good leaders do. Think about that the next time you vote in any election).

But, He expects us to follow His leading.

Anyone who does not serve Jesus as king in their life is not a Christian Joseph a son of Jehovah

That sounds pretty severs doesn’t it?

But, will Jesus welcome you as the good servant at Heavens Gate or will He tell you to get away from Him as you are cast into Hell?

Now, as you serve Christ in your life you will draw others towards you. You will serve as their guide to Christ. As a Christ follower you are to be an example of imitating Christ to your protege.

Speaking from personal experience that is a difficult but oh so rewarding task to accomplish for the glory of Christ and the salvation of another.

When you become a Christian, you are putting yourself on display for the world to see Christ through you. Joseph a son of Jehovah

Prayer: Oh my adoring Jesus Christ Pyyrand (Jesus my best friend John 15:15 ) I idolize you so much and have a deep desire to emulate You in all of my thoughts, words and deeds.                                              Please Holy Spirit help me to live my life in harmony with Jesus so as to not only please Him but to be a bright shining light to guide those in darkness to His divine light.                                                               I sincerely request this in the name of the light of the world, Jesus Christ. Amen

May you be blessed with the gift of love, the gift of peace, the gift of joy. May you be blessed with numerous opportunities to share these gifts with others today.   Joseph a son of Jehovah

This article and photo @ 2020 Joseph a son of Jehovah. All rights reserved. Used only by permission of the author.


Leave a comment

There are Two Important Parts

They read from the Book of the Law of God, making it clear and giving the meaning so that the people understood what was being read. Nehemiah 8:8 The Holy Bible Amplified Version

There are two important parts to this verse.

The first part I would call keep it simple. Do not use big words or go into big philosophical debates with them. Just share the Message with them. A majority of times they are most impressed with you sharing what Christ has done in your life and through your life. That makes Him real to them.

The second part is to explain what the Bible verse or verses meant to the folks in that culture and in that time so that there is deeper understanding.

So many times I have encountered Christians that quote a Bible verse however when questioned on its meaning in the context of the time and culture they have no idea which makes them appear rather stupid.

Before you go sharing the Message do your homework so you are prepared. This does not take a few days or week but years. Look how long it took Paul before He began teaching (I believe it was two years).

Before you go sharing the Bible, learn it and live it. Joseph a son of Jehovah

Prayer: Please Jehovah El Deah (God of knowledge.) bless me with the knowledge on how to deliver the Message in a clear simple manner in which the soul in which it is being delivered to can understand it and have a thirst for me and a yearning to become a Holy child of Yours.

Please bless me with the knowledge in understanding when those who are not receptive to receiving Your loving Message so as to not waste my valuable time while being respectful towards them.

I humbly ask this in the name of the greatest deliverer of the Message Jesus Christ. Amen.

May Gods sunshine always bless you with brightening your day with His love, joy and peace. Joseph a son of Jehovah


15 Comments

Must Mean Everything to Us.

Therefore I urge you,brothers and sisters, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies [dedicating all of yourselves, set apart] as a living sacrifice, holy and well-pleasing to God, which is your rational (logical, intelligent) act of worship.Romans 12:1 Holy  Bible Amplified Version

Most western Christians have it backwards. They falsely believe that Jesus is here to serve them. They only call on Him when they want something from Him whether it is to solve a problem or whether it is because they want something from Him. When He blesses them with their request they are rude and ungrateful and do not even thank Him.

That is not the Christian life.

The Christian live is to dedicate ones self to Christ in serving Him. His will is to always supersede theirs. We are to lay our desires upon the alter and to completely surrender to their will in their lives. After all we were created to do specific works He has prepared for us to do.

For we are His workmanship [His own master work, a work of art], created in Christ Jesus [reborn from above—spiritually transformed, renewed, ready to be used] for good works, which God prepared [for us] beforehand [taking paths which He set], so that we would walk in them [living the good life which He prearranged and made ready for us]. Ephesians 2:10 Holy  Bible Amplified Version

The Christian motto is to be: Christ first, others second, self last. Joseph a son of Jehovah

When others see our sacrificial works they will become intrigued and ask us why  we live such a life. This will be our greatest testimony and evangelism of all. We are to be a living testimony for Him.

Do not tell me of your Christ, show me Him in your life. Joseph a son of Jehovah

“Christianity must mean everything to us before it can mean anything to others.” — Donald Soper              

Prayer: Thank you Jesus Christ Helech ‘Olam (The Lord our King Forever) my eternal King for the supreme privilege of being Your humble servant. I praise You in Your magnificent name. Amen

May the gentle assurance of Jesus’ sweet love encompass you today and every day.