October 15th, 2016
Genuine Love Grows Spiritually Tall
Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good. (Romans 12:9 KJV)
God desires for man’s love be real; physically and spiritually tangible.
Genuine love cannot be faked or counterfeited or conform to man’s ever-changing concept or popular philosophy about love. Sincere live rooted in God is never suppressed or squashed but is always deep-rooted and growing spiritually tall even in the midst of the darkness and corruption in ... Continue Reading →
October 12th, 2016
God’s Grace Resolves Spiritual Quandaries
But the God of all grace, who hath called us unto his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after that ye have suffered a while, make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle you. (1 Peter 5:10 KJV)
God’s desire is that all mankind be eternally established in Him. He desires the best for all mankind but man must desire to have the best from God for himself. God never forces His love upon anyone. It is always ... Continue Reading →
September 11th, 2016
Mark and Avoid Purveyors of Wayward Doctrine
Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offences contrary to the doctrine which ye have learned; and avoid them. For they that are such serve not our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly; and by good words and fair speeches deceive the hearts of the simple. (Romans 16:17-18 KJV)
Is it ever okay to turn your back towards anyone desperately in need of a personal relationship with God?
Yes, ... Continue Reading →
September 10th, 2016
Impacting The Lives of Others with Love
But whoso hath this world’s good, and seeth his brother have need, and shutteth up his bowels of compassion from him, how dwelleth the love of God in him? (1 John 3:17 KJV)
Pause for a moment to contemplate upon the profound love and tenderness of heart God has shown to you as well as other brothers and sisters in Christ.
God’s bowels of compassion are unconditionally poured out for our every need. God’s ... Continue Reading →
September 6th, 2016
Real Love Comes from God
Love worketh no ill to his neighbour: therefore love is the fulfilling of the law. (Romans 13:10 KJV)
The love of God has many dimensions and applications.
It is never exhausted or wanes.
It has been available since the beginning of time.
God’s love is perfect and is designed to treat others perfectly.
God’s love corrects and redirects, seeks to do good to one’s neighbor, it implores mankind to live in the image of God. If man truly loved ... Continue Reading →
If man were able to love perfectly, he would never desire to break God’s commandments. This side of heaven the regenerated man is far from attaining godly perfection or loving perfectly. Only God can emit true love. Man chooses to exist, either by selfishly living and accommodating his flesh. Or choosing to reside spiritually in tune with God and cloaked in His mercy and grace. Walking ... Continue Reading →
August 1st, 2016
We Can Precipitously Fall into Sin
Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, ye which are spiritual, restore such an one in the spirit of meekness; considering thyself, lest thou also be tempted. (Galatians 6:1 KJV)
This scripture verse is good solid advice for Christians to heed and take to their heart.
It is always easier to hear about how we are supposed to live as professing Christians. Implementing godly living in our own life is much harder to ... Continue Reading →
July 28th, 2016
Unconditional love and Compassion for Others is of God
For I was an hungred, and ye gave me no meat: I was thirsty, and ye gave me no drink: I was a stranger, and ye took me not in: naked, and ye clothed me not: sick, and in prison, and ye visited me not. Then shall they also answer him, saying, Lord, when saw we thee an hungred, or athirst, or a stranger, or naked, or sick, or in ... Continue Reading →
July 25th, 2016
Do You Love Others Enough to Tell Them the Truth?
Let the righteous smite me; it shall be a kindness: and let him reprove me; it shall be an excellent oil, which shall not break my head: for yet my prayer also shall be in their calamities. (Psalm 141:5 KJV)
David describes the smiting of righteous men as an act of kindness. He said he would rather be “spiritually thumped” by righteous men for the purpose of being reproved, than ... Continue Reading →