Mercy at Church

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

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

Live Love, Part 3

  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

Live Love, Part 2

  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

Worth It All!

Something I posted on my Facebook page recently!  God values YOU! When we’re concerned about our value, the devil will speak lies to our minds and point us to the lies of our culture.  Jesus, however, will speak the truth of His Word to our hearts and point us to the Cross - the greatest … Continue reading Worth It All!