Posts from 2018

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Be Joyful in Hope, Patient in Affliction, Faithful in Prayer

by Open Gate Ministries

Romans 12:12 Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.    I was recently a part of a conversation about death with a few of my friends. The question arose among us, “what would you want to be said about you at your funeral”? One said “he was a nice man”. Another chimed […]


by Open Gate Ministries

Romans 10:9&10 “…if you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in our heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For with the heart one believes and is justified, and with the mouth one confesses and is saved.” There is more to this than meets the eye. […]

Work It

by Open Gate Ministries

Genesis 2:15 (NIV) 15 The Lord God took the man and put him in the Garden of Eden to work it and take care of it. From the beginning man was a worker. God made man to take care of the garden of Eden. The scriptures don’t give a lot of detail as to what […]