Our First Love

Do you remember when you first “fell in love”? You couldn’t wait to be around that person. You did things for them that would make them happy, no matter the inconvenience. Emotionally, you couldn’t be any higher. But then time passed, and those emotions waned. Doing things to make your “love” happy became a chore. … Continue reading Our First Love

The Beauty of True Worship

Worship is a vital part of every Christian’s life. We are called to honor God in every part of our lives, including in those moments when our attention is on Him—privately and corporately. We may love those moments of being close to our Creator, but do we really understand what true worship is? Biblical worship … Continue reading The Beauty of True Worship

The Benefits of God’s Word

Have you ever wondered just how much the Word of God is doing for you and in you when you read it and apply it to your life? The following list ought to calm any concern you may have! It's living and powerful! Produces the new birth (1 Peter 1:23) Brings life and health (Proverbs … Continue reading The Benefits of God’s Word

Jesus, Our First Love

Have you looked around at our culture lately? It’s filled with increased crime, perversion, lies, and selfish ambition. We could blame many things, but the root of it all is that people do not allow love to determine how they act. It’s all about gratifying self. Jesus said this would happen in the last days … Continue reading Jesus, Our First Love

Running to Win

As Christians, we are in a race. Not a physical race, but a spiritual one. While the world is racing for temporary dreams, wealth, and success, we are racing for a spiritual cause with far greater rewards. It’s a race designed by God, not man. “Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great … Continue reading Running to Win

Live Love, Part 4

Who Do We Love We love God. (1John 4:19 KJV)  We love him, because he first loved us. We love strangers. (Deuteronomy 10:19 KJV) Love ye therefore the stranger: for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt. We love enemies. (Matthew 5:44 KJV)  But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse … Continue reading Live Love, Part 4