Whatever happens, conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ. - Philippians 1:27 ... This verse says a lot! Paul wrote this letter to the believers in Philippi while he was imprisoned. He started off explaining to them that even though he was locked up, the gospel was still being spread. He … Continue reading Conduct yourselves…
“Each of you must repent of your sins and turn to God, and be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. Then you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. (Acts of the Apostles 2:38 NLT) Now repent of your sins and turn to God, so that your … Continue reading Step One – Repent
During Jesus' teaching ministry, he told a parable that illustrated the finality of choosing our own way rather than acknowledging the fact that only God's redemption plan has a happy ending. (Luke 16:19-31). I wrote my own little story based on his words. ************************************************* Once upon a time there was a rich, successful man that … Continue reading What are you waiting for?
Being loving and kind to loving and kind people is easy ... But Jesus commanded us to be loving and kind to even unloving and unkind people. “But to you who are willing to listen, I say, love your enemies! Do good to those who hate you. Bless those who curse you. Pray for those … Continue reading Loving the unloveable
Our God is a relational God. He demonstrated that when he entered our world as the man Jesus, fully God. (For in Christ lives all the fullness of God in a human body. - Colossians 2:9 NLT) And he continues to demonstrate that in the personal relationship he has with each believer. (So now we … Continue reading Harmonious relationships
These days the world is full of anger, lived out in hatred and violence. So much of this comes from our desperate desire to be in control of our lives. And when we feel we've lost control, we lash out. When we feel we've been wronged, we must avenge. So what does the Bible say … Continue reading What to do with anger