Posts Tagged 'charity'

Teachable Moments

July 25th, 2017

Teachable Moments

2 Timothy 2:22 (KJB)   Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.

Timothy, Paul’s friend and brother in Christ was a young respectable man.  The Bible tells us his mother Lois and his grandma Eunice (2 Timothy 1:5) raised Timothy up in great faith in God.

Paul was using a “teachable moment” with Timothy for highlighting the importance of fleeing wicked lusts which naturally rage ...

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Unconditional love Endures It Does Not Erode

September 25th, 2016

Unconditional love Endures It Does Not Erode

Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up, Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil; Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth; Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things. (1 Corinthians 13:4-7 KJV)

When I contemplate upon God’s unconditional love the face of our Chocolate Labrador often pops ...

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Love Is All Of God

June 9th, 2016

Love Is All Of God

Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up, Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil; Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth; Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things. (1 Corinthians 13:4-7 KJV)

Love is not easily defined nor understood apart from knowing God as a personal Savior.

There is no ...

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God Calls Us to Love Fervently Seasoned with an Enormous Helping of His Grace

May 31st, 2015

God Calls Us to Love Fervently Seasoned with an Enormous Helping of His Grace

And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins. (1 Peter 4:8 KJV)

Charity is a strong and forceful sounding word which means love.  Fervent charity is agape love which is unconditional or not limited; rather it is strong and vibrant and readily available in covering the ugliness marred by sin.  Let’s face it sin is ugly and ...

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Take Up Your Cross May 31st 2015

God calls us to love fervently seasoned in truth with an enormous helping of His grace.

And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins. (1 Peter 4:8 KJV)

Charity is a strong and forceful sounding word meaning love.  Fervent charity is that brotherly and sisterly agape love which is unconditional or not limited; rather it is strong and vibrant and readily available to use in covering the ugliness marred by sin.  Let’s face ...

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