The Madrid family would like to wish you a Merry Christmas! May we not forget the One who gave His life so we would have reason to celebrate. For unto us a Child is born, Unto us a Son is given; And the government will be upon His shoulder. And His name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty … Continue reading Merry Christmas!
Mercy is defined as not getting what you deserve. We have all needed and appreciated it at one time or another. Generally, what preceded it was something that required justice, a punishment for what we deserved. One such story is found in John 8:2-11: Now early in the morning He came again into the temple, and … Continue reading Mercy at Church
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
The Results of Love Like Love operates, blessings follow those who walk in love. It is the result of putting His way first, regardless of how we feel. Things work together for our good. (Romans 8:28 KJV) And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them … Continue reading Live Love, Part 3
What Love Does Just like “faith without works is dead” (James 2:20), so faith without action is not love. It must be proven through good deeds for others to see. (1John 3:18 KJV) My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth. (1John 3:17 KJV) … Continue reading Live Love, Part 2
Before the New Year, God to told me to study on walking in love. I did a word search on eSword and came up with an extensive list (it's an important subject!). I divided up the verse by categories and came up with "Live Love" but with a smaller list of verses so my readers … Continue reading Live Love, Part 1