The Love and Compassion of Christmas

You can tell how much love and compassion a person has for you by just how far they will come to help you in your suffering and despair. So, think about this: God came all the way from His throne in perfect heaven where there was no sin, to this world of darkness, sin, andContinue reading “The Love and Compassion of Christmas”

Will God Be Your Eternal Loving Father Or Your Judge?

Each of us has a relationship with God whether we recognize it or not. God created each of us and He has total control over us and our lives. What’s amazing though, is that he gave us free will to make decisions and choices. Check out Luke 23: 32-43 The criminals on the cross besideContinue reading “Will God Be Your Eternal Loving Father Or Your Judge?”

Do The Fruits In Your Life Reveal Your Identity In Christ Jesus?

As a Christian, one who has placed their faith in the saving redemption through Jesus’ death on the cross, what do you think of when you consider fruit your life produces? The Bible tells us that the fruit in your life can reveal your identity in Christ Jesus. Basically I always considered things like actsContinue reading “Do The Fruits In Your Life Reveal Your Identity In Christ Jesus?”

ALL Created In His Image – ALL Loved!

What would Jesus do? What did Jesus do? When we need clarity and direction, comfort, peace, and joy…..get in the Word of God and let your heart and soul soak up the Truth!!! All created equal in God’s own image!!! Genesis 1:27 “So God created mankind in his own image, in the image of GodContinue reading “ALL Created In His Image – ALL Loved!”

Solitude and Prayer

I was reminded again today while studying in the book of Mark that Jesus was such a great role model for us to follow as he prioritized and demonstrated his essential need for solitude and time for prayer to be in communication with God the Father.   Many times this resulted in Jesus just sending theContinue reading “Solitude and Prayer”

What do people really believe about Jesus, Heaven, Earth, and Hell?

How many of my friends have heard about or listen to any of the materials from TheBibleProject.com? There are overviews of each book of the Bible plus information about Jesus and specific topics of interests. If the Bible seems confusing or difficult to follow, it helps to get the high level overview maps and explanationsContinue reading “What do people really believe about Jesus, Heaven, Earth, and Hell?”

Why Do We Pray?

We pray to communicate with God, it’s that simple! Prayer is simply just talking to God. You can talk to him as you would a friend by sharing how you are feeling, what concerns you, what makes you happy, your thankfulness for his blessings, and to ask for forgiveness of your sins (all of them..likeContinue reading “Why Do We Pray?”

The Joy of Christmas – Jesus, The Joy of God’s Presence on Earth

The Joy of Christmas – Part 3 of 3 Jesus, The Joy of God’s Presence on Earth Joy – Inner sense of contentment, well-being and satisfaction (Shalom in Hebrew). The biggest plague right now in this world is joylessness. This joylessness is fueling the troubles of the world.  When Jesus’ birth was announced, the angels,Continue reading “The Joy of Christmas – Jesus, The Joy of God’s Presence on Earth”