Scandalous Love

Does God really love us like some people say??? I often hear people say that they do not think God could love them because…. Most of the time it has to do with some kind of sin they have committed or just the fact that they don’t fit the “class” of folk that are associated … More Scandalous Love

Who Can Do This?

In Matthew chapter 5, we see Jesus lays down some very stern commands.  In fact, they are impossible to do. For example: 20 “For I tell you, unless your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven. 21 “You have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not … More Who Can Do This?

God Pursues

God pursues us…to make us sons and daughters. 1 John 3:1     See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are. The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him. Romans 8:15     For … More God Pursues

Battle

10 In conclusion, be strong in the Lord [draw your strength from Him and be empowered through your union with Him] and in the power of His [boundless] might. 11 Put on the full armor of God [for His precepts are like the splendid armor of a heavily-armed soldier], so that you may be able … More Battle

Love or Nothing

“1 If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. 2 And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I … More Love or Nothing

I Am With You

“10 Come, I will send you to Pharaoh that you may bring my people, the children of Israel, out of Egypt.” 11 But Moses said to God, “Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh and bring the children of Israel out of Egypt?” 12 He said, “But I will be with you…” Exodus … More I Am With You

Walk In It

John 9 As he passed by, he saw a man blind from birth. 2 And his disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” 3 Jesus answered, “It was not that this man sinned, or his parents, but that the works of God might be displayed in … More Walk In It