Author Archives: mrpatvincent

About mrpatvincent

Slave of Jesus. Husband. Father. Pastor.

Who were the Scythians?

“there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcised nor uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave nor free, but Christ is all and in all.” – Col. 3:11 Who were the Scythians? Barbarians (ignorant and uncultured) were bad enough, but Scythians were the rudest … Continue reading

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Let Us Have Grace

“Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom which cannot be shaken, let us have grace, by which we may serve God acceptably with reverence and godly fear.” – Heb. 12:28 We are receiving an unshakable kingdom. We should show others … Continue reading

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This Is the Will of God in Christ Jesus For You

“Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” – 1 Thes. 5:16-18 This is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you: (Not health and wealth. … Continue reading

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All Seek Their Own Things

“For all seek their own, not the things which are of Christ Jesus.” – Phil. 2:21 Without the Holy Spirit’s intervention, all seek (search for, desire, require, demand)… NOT the things of Jesus (love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; Gal. … Continue reading

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Counted Loss For Christ

“But what things were gain to me, these I have counted loss for Christ. Yet indeed I also count all things loss for the excellence of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord, for whom I have suffered the loss … Continue reading

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To the Young Ravens That Cry

“He gives to the beast its food, And to the young ravens that cry.” – Psa. 147:9 What does a raven chick cry about? I don’t know; worms and flies? Whatever it may be, the Living God hears them and gives them … Continue reading

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God Grants Repentance

“in humility correcting those who are in opposition, if God perhaps will grant them repentance, so that they may know the truth,” – 2 Tim. 2:25 It is God who grants repentance. When you repent it is because God has … Continue reading

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