When my children were small and they were sad or hurt, I would crouch down to their level and pull them close. I would look them in their eyes as I comforted them and told them I loved them. Two-thousand years ago, our heavenly Father came down to our level so that we could see … Continue reading Advent – Love Came Down
God’s love is amazing! His forgiveness is beyond comprehension. Just read the history of the Israelites and you will see a pattern of rebellion, oppression, and repentance. Over and over again they blew it. And over and over again God forgave them and rescued them. It might make you wonder what is wrong with these … Continue reading Return to God – He Will Forgive You
But he wanted to justify himself, so he asked Jesus, "And who is my neighbor?" Luke 10:29 A man had come to Jesus and asked him what he must do to inherit eternal life. He was an "expert in the law", so he was pretty sure that he was already going above and beyond. Certainly … Continue reading And who is my neighbor?
This short passage of scripture is amazing! Read it and re-read it and notice the greatness of God's gifts to those of us that put our faith in Jesus Christ. All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly realms because we … Continue reading Heavenly inheritance
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. (John 3:16 NIV) A popular verse, for sure. Many people know it. So why is this verse so well known? What does it tell us? Let's break it down. … Continue reading John 3:16