1 PETER 4:8

Here’s the truth – loving others is challenging. God designed it that way. Love, as He defines it, is meant to be a powerful witness of His character and His love. In the early Church, believers were a stark contrast to the rest of the world because their hearts were ablaze with love for one another. Now that’s easy when all is good and right in our corner of the ...

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New Beginnings

As the New Year begins and the old year passes, there probably are things you look back on and wish you would have done differently. Maybe you could have offered to help a neighbor, or you could have bought lunch for the homeless man on the corner, or maybe you wished you had been more encouraging. Maybe you wished you would have been the first to apologize or waited to ...

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A Healthy View of Ministry

“You yourselves bear me witness, that I said, ‘I am not the Christ,’ but, ‘I have been sent before Him.’ He who has the bride is the bridegroom; but the friend of the bridegroom, who stands and hears him, rejoices greatly because of the bridegroom’s voice. Therefore this joy of mine is fulfilled. He must increase, but I must decrease. He who comes from above is above all; he who ...

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More Like Him

The fruit of the Holy Spirit is love. This divine love is deposited into the life of the Christian and should be obvious by their conduct. Anyone can say that they know God, but it is the way they live that shows whether or not they have a Spirit-filled life. If the Holy Spirit owns you, you cannot be anything less than an instrument of His loving hands and feet ...

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