Tag: Jesus

“But know this, that in the last days perilous times will come: For men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, unloving, unforgiving, slanderers, without self-control, brutal, despisers of good, traitors, headstrong, haughty, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, having a form of godliness but denying its power. And from such people turn away!” -2 Timothy 3:1-5 This world makes me long for my heavenly home. I see in friends and “role models”…

“Take heed that no one deceives you.” -Jesus, Matthew 24:4b Everyone loves a good story of victory over evil. What “Left Behind” brings about is a story of faith, persecution, and victory of those who are faithful to God. You may say that there is nothing wrong with that. You may say that every Christian needs to know that victory will be coming in order to increase their faith. But is there something else that is being left behind in…

I was watching a video this morning of Louis Armstrong singing, “What a Wonderful World,” and it had me thinking quite deeply about life. The song reminded me of the current atmosphere, not only in politics, but also with life in general. There is a lot of Thanksgiving that needs to be instilled into our hearts and into our minds. People are ultra focused on everything that is wrong around us. There is constant criticism of everyone’s move. This is…

We have the capacity to build up or tear down with our words. I know this for certain. I have built up and torn down many people by the things I have said.

Numbers 11:4-6 “Now the mixed multitude who were among them yielded to intense craving; so the children of Israel also wept again and said: “Who will give us meat to eat? We remember the fish which we ate freely in Egypt, the cucumbers, the melons, the leeks, the onions, and the garlic; but now our whole being is dried up; there is nothing at all except this manna before our eyes!” We often wonder why we have so much trouble…

Eternal Life (Live)

“For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.”

Believe

“For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish…”

Love

“For God so loved the world…”

If you were to describe love to an alien from outer space, how would you describe it? I mean, what characteristics could you give so that the alien could understand what love is?