The Fruit of the Spirit — PEACE

Galatians 5:22  But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, Peace -The calm, quiet, and order, which take place in the justified soul, instead of the doubts, fears, alarms, and dreadful forebodings, which every true penitent less or more feels, and must feel till...

Your Heavenly Father Knoweth

A visitor at a school for the deaf and dumb was writing questions on the blackboard for the children. By and by he wrote this sentence: “Why has God made me to hear and speak, and made you deaf and dumb?” The awful sentence fell upon the little ones like a fierce blow...

The Work of Righteousness

The work of righteousness will be peace and the effect of righteousness, quietness and assurance forever.   Isaiah 32:17One day last summer, hiking with two of the children through the hills of north Georgia. I came to a tiny cabin clinging to a rocky ledge. Behind a...

God’s ‘Love Language’ is Gifts.

When He makes grace, He makes it with out sides or bottom and leaves the top off. Instead of giving salvation with a medicine dropper, He pours it forth like a river. When God sets out to do a thing for us, He does it with a prodigality of love-prompted abundance that...

Three Steps toward Peace

 Another step, so simple that it is often despised, is to do everything, however ordinary, as well as it can possibly be done, for God’s sake.  Colossians 3:23-24  And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men; Knowing that of the Lord ye...