February 10, 2019
Have you ever been to your wits end? The pits of despair? Ever been to a ‘God-please-don’t-leave-me-here’ place?! Warning, such places are part of the normal Christian life…
October 21, 2018
Our Lord’s steadfast love, His unceasing mercies, and His ever so great faithfulness cannot help but create gratitude in our hearts–especially when we realize they’re totally undeserved. When gratitude becomes an epidemic it cannot help but inundate those round about us.
October 7, 2018
Christ has declared us not guilty and has reckoned us righteous. He has forgiven our sins, won us to Himself, adopted us as His own, and bestowed upon us everlasting life! And somehow David saw it coming ten centuries beforehand! Talk about an awesome God! Talk about Love!
June 3, 2018
What would compel God the Father to allow God the Son to be lifted up on a cross? Love and justice. Someone said it well: “The cross is where God’s love and justice meet.” What does that mean?
May 13, 2018
Guest speaker Gene Tope shares about four special people in his life who used examples from agriculture to teach him special lessons about God’s love and truths.
March 18, 2018
There was once a young redneck fisherman with a bent towards brawling. He meets a Galilean Carpenter that was not from his neck of the woods. The fisherman became The Apostle of Love. The love which changed this one can also change you…
March 11, 2018
First John is written to believers whom the writer deeply loved. It’s also written to those of us who would follow in their footsteps. John calls these dear souls, Agapetoi in the Greek which most translate as, beloved.
January 28, 2018
With respect to the Scriptures, no one writes more about love than John. In the person of Jesus, the love of God came down. And through God’s people it needs to go forth. That’s what John says over and over again. It would seem he really means it…
December 3, 2017
Colossians 1:21-22 says: “Once you were alienated from God and were enemies in your minds because of your evil behavior. But now He has reconciled you by Christ’s physical body through death to present you holy in His sight, without blemish and free from accusation…” (NIV) Romans 5:10-11 declares further: “For if while we were […]
November 4, 2017
We are deeply loved by Christ, and we should love one another in like manner. What is the appropriate response? Thanksgiving and Joy!