Being In Unity

Mature Class Study, teacher Edith Tolbert Paul was in jail writing to admonish the people to have the same love, be in one accord and one mind – to be in unity. Philippians 2:1-3 If there be therefore any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any...

Working On Our Patience

Mature Class Study, teacher Edith Tolbert God chooses us in the furnace of affliction is so his name is not polluted. It’s vitally important that we are refined by the fire of affliction so we can shine brighter for the Lord. Isaiah 48:10-11 Behold, I have...

How We Become Salt

Jesus didn’t say we should be, we can be, or we will be the salt of the earth. He said we are the salt of the earth. There are no salt substitutes. If we’re not what God wants us to be, the world will be without salt and light. Matthew 5:13 Ye are the salt of the...

Humility

Humility shows we know we have failures and deficiencies. We accept them in others because we have them too. I Peter 5:5-7 Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God...

Loving Not Our Lives Unto Death

We have to make a conscious decision to not love our lives and to die daily. Revelations 12:11 And they overcame him by the blood of the Lamb, and by the word of their testimony; and they loved not their lives unto the death. We have to learn how to endure long, be...