Agape Love

Jesus set the standard (requirement of moral conduct) to love others as he loved us. Matthew 5:43-48 Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to...

A Root Of Bitterness

When something is taken away or we’ve lost someone, we have to be careful to not let our grief turn into bitterness. We have to remember that God is in control of what happened and let him have his way. Hebrews 12:14-15 Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without...

Going Through Grief

Grief is normal and we will all go through it at some time. It doesn’t make sense or have a set time to go through it. Isaiah 53:3-4 He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was...

Humility To Shine As Lights

God requires us to do good works to let our light shine. Jesus is our only light when we repent and our sins are forgiven. Matthew 5:16 Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father…in heaven. If the light switch isn’t...

Responding To Temptations

Paul said he had to control his body so he could do what was needed. He wasn’t controlled by his feelings, thinking, personal reasoning, or the atmosphere of the world around him. I Corinthians 9:24-27 Know ye not that they which run in a race run all, but one...