Love God and Do Right

Everyone has an internal system to regulate their behavior called their conscience. It works like so many things in our lives; it responds to the way it’s been trained. If we train our conscience with the Word of God and doing what is right, then we would live lives that honor God. However, if we … Continue reading Love God and Do Right

The Best Valentine’s Gift

 “For God so [greatly] loved and dearly prized the world, that He [even] gave His [One and] only begotten Son, so that whoever believes and trusts in Him [as Savior] shall not perish, but have eternal life. John 3:16 AMP February 14th is a special day in the lives of many people; it’s Valentine’s Day. Some people will be happily surprised and some will be sadly disappointed. … Continue reading The Best Valentine’s Gift

Love Covers and Overlooks

Hatred stirs up strife, But love covers and overwhelms all transgressions [forgiving and overlooking another’s faults]. Proverbs 10:12 AMP Over the years, we have heard people talk about divide and conquer. That is a strategy that is used in areas where one group wants to achieve power but they don’t have the military might to dominate the … Continue reading Love Covers and Overlooks

True Love Obeys

For the [true] love of God is this: that we habitually keep His commandments and remain focused on His precepts. And His commandments and His precepts are not difficult [to obey]. 1 John 5:3 AMP The dictionary defines habit as something that a person does often in a regular and repeated way. Human beings develop habits to cope with the pressures … Continue reading True Love Obeys

Worshipping Through Service

Pure and unblemished religion [as it is expressed in outward acts] in the sight of our God and Father is this: to visit and look after the fatherless and the widows in their distress, and to keep oneself uncontaminated by the [secular] world.  James 1:27 AMP In the past two years, many people had to examine their … Continue reading Worshipping Through Service

Make a Difference with Love

Therefore if there is any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any affection and mercy,  fulfill my joy by being like-minded, having the same love, being of one accord, of one mind. Philippians 2:1-2 NKJV One of the things I hated as a child was a conditional promise. So you want something and you can … Continue reading Make a Difference with Love

Show Christian Love

Carry one another’s burdens and in this way you will fulfill the requirements of the law of Christ [that is, the law of Christian love]. Galatians 6:2 AMP When you are working on a big project, there are many items that require being taken from one point to the next. Some items are heavy and … Continue reading Show Christian Love

Clothe in Love

Let love and kindness be the motivation behind all that you do. 1 Corinthians 16:14 TPT Motive! It is an important component of criminal trials. The District Attorney’s office has the task of proving motive in the commission of the crime. If they cannot identify the reason, why the crime would benefit the defendant, they … Continue reading Clothe in Love

Walk in Love

 Love is to be sincere and active [the real thing—without guile and hypocrisy]. Hate what is evil [detest all ungodliness, do not tolerate wickedness]; hold on tightly to what is good. Romans 12:9 AMP   If you ask seven people to tell you what love is, you will receive seven different responses. However, you will notice that there … Continue reading Walk in Love