As Christians, our lives are testimonies of God's love and mercy. When we accepted Jesus as our Savior, we received His Spirit and became a new person. As we study the Scriptures and spend time in prayer and worship, our relationship with Jesus grows, and we become more like Him in our thoughts, habits, attitudes, … Continue reading To Become Like Him
We Don’t Deserve This!
Sometimes, it's hard to imagine how much Jesus loves us or that He loved us before we were even born! Jesus gave up His throne in Heaven to come to earth and become a man, the promised Messiah who would take away the world's sins. When we accept Jesus as our Savior, He forgives our … Continue reading We Don’t Deserve This!
God defines His love as one that suffers for others, is kind, patient, doesn't brag or boast, thinks no evil or envy towards others, rejoices in hope, and abounds in mercy. These are the characteristics of God's Holy Spirit in us, and as we spend time in prayer and worship and study the Scriptures to … Continue reading Defining Love
Share God’s Love
With all that's going on in the world today, we often forget to notice those around us who also need our attention. Many people are going through personal struggles that are overwhelming, and we need to be free so we can be aware and help them. We can share God's love and grace with them … Continue reading Share God’s Love
A Chance to Love
This pandemic has made us realize that all people are equally challenged and susceptible to the reigns of this world. What's going on is hard to deal with but this isn't the time to fight battles with each other; this is the time to love each other! As believers, we must stay in the Scriptures … Continue reading A Chance to Love
God is the epitome of love and mercy, and when we stand back and look at our lives, we see that God has brought us out of situations and through trials that we could never have done on our own. We are thankful for His patience towards us and for not giving up on us … Continue reading Giving Thanks
Life in a New Day!
The Bible tells us that every day brings new challenges but also that God's mercies are new every morning. The schedules of this world have us so busy planning ahead and preparing for tomorrow that we often miss the blessings God has for us today. This is the day the Lord has made so let's … Continue reading Life in a New Day!
God is Faithful
God is faithful, full of mercy and grace, and He loves us with unconditional love. When we receive salvation through Christ Jesus, our sins are erased and we are redeemed back to Him. We become His children and we see that there is no father like him! He fills us with His Spirit so that … Continue reading God is Faithful
Seek the Lord
God's love for us is greater and more powerful than most of us realize. There is nothing that He canNOT or will NOT do for those who love Him and trust Him. He has redeemed us back to Himself and we are His children. Our desire should be to give Him our whole heart and … Continue reading Seek the Lord
Have you ever noticed how a young child will look up to her Daddy and trust him completely? She will believe anything he tells her because her love and faith towards him are not yet tainted or challenged by the world around her. Yet, even if she strays later on in life, she will remember … Continue reading God’s Mercy
Welcome to April!
The greatest joy that any of us will experience is when God's love fills our heart and gives us peace amid all the evil that surrounds us. Truly, when we delight in our Lord, He makes the problems around us seem like nothing because we know that God is greater than anything the world has … Continue reading Welcome to April!
Why do Bad Things Happen to Good People?
Sometimes it seems that the good people are the ones getting attacked with illness, financial stress or other disasters, while those who have no respect for God are flying high and enjoying life. Have you ever wondered why bad things happen to good people? There are four basic reasons why Christians suffer with trials: … Continue reading Why do Bad Things Happen to Good People?
Love is Not Silent
Many Christians do not share the gospel of Jesus with others because they either, feel “shy” and just don’t have the words to say, or they don’t want to judge others by telling them that they have sin in their life. But we’re not judging anyone when we try to share the gospel with them, … Continue reading Love is Not Silent
When Love Hurts Us
Sometimes in life someone we really love and trust will do something so offensive or hurtful to us that it feels as if a brick had been smacked into our head. We didn't see it coming; we can't understand why it happened, but it did. The impact left us with a huge hole in our … Continue reading When Love Hurts Us
What is love?
The Bible is all about love and it tells us that God is the epitome of love. John 3:16 says that He gave His own Son as a sacrifice for us, and although this shows what the essence of love is, it gets lost in the modern world. Even in the Christian realm love has … Continue reading What is love?
When Valentine’s Day Hurts…
Today is Valentine's Day in many parts of the world and with this day comes an heir of sentiment and congeniality It's a day that has been accepted by the world as THE day for lovers, as THE day to spend money you can't afford to buy extravagant gifts that show your love and affection to someone. And while many … Continue reading When Valentine’s Day Hurts…