5/25/18 HONOR OUR NATION’S HEROES BY PRAYING FOR OUR LEADERS

by Barry Lovett
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“I exhort, therefore, that…prayers…be made for all men, for kings, and for all that are in authority.” I Timothy 2:1-2. Many people will enjoy Memorial Day without giving any thought to the high price others paid to preserve freedom.  For this reason, let’s pause right now and ponder what course history might have taken if […]

5/24/18 A TRANSFORMED LIFE GIVES CONFIRMATION OF A REGENERATED HEART

by Barry Lovett
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“Examine yourselves, whether you are in the faith; prove yourselves.”  II Corinthians 13:5. The Bible makes it clear that we are saved by grace and not by our own efforts.  Even though works have no part in obtaining redemption, they are an evidence that we do indeed possess eternal life and have been genuinely converted. A […]

5/23/18 THE HUMAN SPIRIT FAILS UNLESS THE HOLY SPIRIT FILLS

by Barry Lovett
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“And be not drunk with wine.., but be filled with the Spirit.” Ephesians 5:18. Most of us have felt the longing to be more influential for Christ.  We would like to be flaming witnesses for our Lord like the apostles on the day of Pentecost.  We can experience a joyous sense of Christ’s presence and […]

5/22/18 NOW IS THE TIME TO BE SAVED

by Barry Lovett
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“Go your way for this time; when I have a convenient season, I will call for you.” Acts 24:25. In today’s scripture we read about Governor Felix who suffered a bad fate.  His procrastination doomed his soul to eternal death.  Paul spoke to him about the resurrection of the dead and the need for faith […]

5/21/18 THERE WILL BE A PAY DAY SOME DAY

by Barry Lovett
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“For yet a little while, and the wicked shall not be.” Psalm 37:10. Sometimes even dedicated Christians are tempted to complain because of what they see in the world around them. Perplexed by the success and prosperity of the wicked, oftentimes at the expense of the righteous, they ask why doesn’t the Lord do something […]